Monthly Archive: June 2017

India, a Huge Solar Water Disinfection Market

San Francisco, California, June 29, 2017: The growing need for safe drinking water and increased efforts for the use of clean energy owing to escalating pollution levels, are two primary drivers of the global solar...

Local solar manufacturers seek ‘Safeguard Duty’

New Delhi: Badly hit by a shrinking market and idle capacity, local manufacturers of solar cells and modules have decided to approach the government again seeking to impose a ‘safeguard duty’ on imported equipment. They had...

Solar power plant in Ghaziabad dedicated to nation

Union minister of environment, forest and climate change Dr Harsh Vardhan on Wednesday dedicated to the nation a 1-megawatt (MW) solar power plant at Central Electronics Limited in Ghaziabad. He also inaugurated a solar...

Airport goes green, to run on solar power by March

PUNE: The entire Pune airport will run on solar power by March next year, say officials, as the facility would be able to generate 200 kilowatt (KW) of solar energy a day. “Planning is on. By March next...

Why we need nuclear power

Prime Minister Narendra Modi signed an agreement early June with President Vladimir Putin for two more units of nuclear plants at Kudankulam. Earlier, the government announced an agreement with international companies to set up...