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Government Allows Pastureland For Development of Solar Power Plants

In an attempt to bring even small farmers under its solarisation drive, the government has allowed the use of pastureland and marshy land for...

Himachal Pradesh Installs 1,210 Solar Pumps for Irrigation

As many as 1,210 solar pumps for irrigation have been installed across Himachal Pradesh to meet a five-year target of installing 5,850 pumps, said...

Taking Advantage of the Booming Solar Industry

As a more sustainable and environmentally mindful lifestyle is being adopted globally, people are turning to a greener way of doing things. Many are...

Indian Railways To Generate 1,000 MW Solar Power By The Coming Year: Report

With the emphasis on zero emission, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday stressed on setting up a large solar power capacity along railway...

Private Sector Companies Join Hands to Support Refugees’ Access to Clean Energy

By Lisa Bryant In northern Ethiopia, tens of thousands of mostly Eritrean refugees are getting connected to families back home, partly thanks to last year's peace...

Delhi Government to Transform Rajghat Thermal Power Plant into Solar Park

The Delhi Cabinet on Thursday approved a proposal to shut down the Rajghat thermal power plant and to convert the area into a solar...

Palestinians Inaugurates First Solar Plant to Reduce Dependence on Israeli Power Sources

Palestinian officials say they have inaugurated their first solar panel plant as part of a plan to reduce their dependence on Israeli power sources. Mohammed...

Solar Installation in Massachusetts to Fight Climate Change

It’s minus eight degrees Celsius on a late winter morning in western Massachusetts. But electrician Ed Martell is on the job, helping build an...

Study Reveals Solar Cells Can Retain Most Of Their Power Conversion Efficiency in Near Space

Chinese researchers have found that solar cells can retain most of their power conversion efficiency in near space, providing perspectives on the cells' future...

Pakistan Removes Taxes From Manufacture of Renewable To Overcome Power Shortage

 Pakistan's government has proposed to eliminate taxes associated with manufacturing of solar and wind energy equipment in the country, in an effort to boost...

India’s Floating Solar Panel a Gateway To Clean Energy For Asia

When the worst floods in a century swept through India's southern Kerala state in August, they killed more than 480 people and left behind...

NASA’s instrument to measure Sun’s energy

NASA's new instrument can measure Sun's incoming energy The instrument is called Total and Spectral Solar Irradiance Sensor (TSIS-1) This can help bring...

Microsoft completes renewable energy deal for Bengaluru facility

Microsoft completed its first renewable energy deal in India The deal took place in Bengaluru The deal took place to encourage investments in...

Green initiative? Indian Railways to produce 1,000 MW Solar energy

New Delhi, March 9, 2017: Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Thursday that the Railways had taken several green initiatives and would produce 1,000...

Indian Researchers develop Solar Tree that will require less space

NEW DELHI, August 27,2016: Indian scientists have designed a “solar tree” that they hope will help overcome one of the key challenges the country faces...

US environmentalist cautions against focus on solar energy in rural areas

New Delhi: American global thinker on energy and environment Michael Shellenberger believes there's "too much" thrust on solar energy for rural villages. "I think IndiaI needs to do...

International Solar Alliance: Crucial step in India’s ladder to become a solar energy powerhouse

By Aniket Bhavthankar Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Francois Hollande laid the foundation stone of the International Solar Alliance (ISA) headquartered in...

Go Solar: The new mantra

By Ila Garg Opting for renewable energy is fast becoming the new trend. Every other household is finally seeing the benefits of solar energy: a source...

Modi inaugurates Badarpur-Faridabad metro corridor

  Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated a metro line on Sunday which connects Badarpur in Delhi and Faridabad in Haryana. A Rs 700-crore project would...

NRI sets up first solar power plant on India-Pakistan border in Punjab

Tarn Taran (Punjab): Punjab's New and Renewable Energy Minister Bikram Singh Majithia on Saturday inaugurated a 2.10 MW solar power plant in a village near...

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