Author: Ritwik Mondal

GE signs 140 MW inverter deal with Solairedirect

GE Energy Connections, the inverter division of global digital industrial firm General Electric (GE), has today announced it has signed a 140 MW inverter supply deal with Solairedirect, the solar development arm of French...

Record level of wind power produced

AHMEDABAD: On Tuesday, Gujarat saw its highest ever levels of power generation from wind energy, thanks to high wind velocities on its coast and steadily increasing generation capacity. Wind power generation in the state...

Solar power start-up expanding

Working on making clean energy accessible for all, the city-based start-up, Red Solar, is on an expansion mode. Founded by Rajesh Varma and Venkatesh Majji in January last with a capital investment of Rs....

UAE ‘leading the world in renewable energy’

Renewable energy lies at the heart of the transformation strategy adopted by the UAE to diversify its economy and meet the growing demand for energy, said the country’s minister of climate change and environment....

India’s Sterling and Wilson wins major UAE power project

India-based engineering firm Sterling and Wilson has won both the turnkey engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) and operation and maintenance contract for the world’s largest single location solar photovoltaic (PV) plant at Sweihan in...

Record level of wind power produced in Gujarat

On Tuesday, Gujarat saw its highest ever levels of power generation from wind energy, thanks to high wind velocities on its coast and steadily increasing generation capacity. Wind power generation in the state reached...

Compensation claim for 60-hour outage rejected

The compensation claim of two Baner Road societiesfighting for compensation from Maharashtra State ElectricityDistribution Company Limited for the 60-hour power outageon July 3, 2016, has been rejected by the ombudsman of the Maharashtra Electricity...

MP cabinet doles out power sops for farm sector

Madhya Pradeshreeling under an agrarian crisis following farmers’ agitation and spate of suicides, have on Tuesday approved a subsidy of Rs 9,541 crore on electricity tariff to the farmers. The subsidy will benefit small...