Daily Archive: October 11, 2012

India’s renewable energy growth highest globally

New investments in renewable energy and fuels reached $257 billion worldwide last year, with India logging the sharpest surge and China attracting the largest amount at $52.2 billion, says a report. In 2010, the total...

What’s eclipsing India’s solar sector?

In 2010, India launched the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission, one of the world’s most ambitious solar energy programmes. With 300 days of sunshine annually, the aim is to install 20,000 megawatts (Mw) of...

CERC office is net energy plus building

Chhattisgarh Electricity Regulatory Commission’s office building in city has been acknowledged as nation’s 1st Net Energy Plus building. The building, which is also the office of Chhattisgarh Renewable Energy Development Agency (CREDA), was constructed...

Adverse policies hinder wind energy investments in TN

Tamil Nadu is losing out on the one viable opportunity to tackle the prevailing power shortage – increasing wind energy generation, by its adverse policies, according to Ramesh Kymal, Chairman, Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturer’s...