Category: Renewable

Coal based power generation hit by rain, sun and wind

Longer periods of monsoon, coupled with the effect of higher generation from renewable sources such as wind and solar energy have led to lower electricity generation from thermal power plants in June. Overall electricity...

Nilesh Panpaliya, CFO, Solar Industries India

Nilesh Panpaliya is CFO of Solar Industries India Ltd. He has been with the company for over 11 years. His educational qualification includes BE Electronics and MMS in Finance. He has an overall experience of 20 years...

In Chandigarh, solar power seeds not for farm soil

CHANDIGARH: In a setback to Chandigarh Renewable Energy Science and Technology(CREST), the UT architecture department has turned down its proposal of allowing change of land use (CLU) for installing solar power plants on agricultural space. On June 2, TOI had highlighted...

‘Death by a thousand cuts’

At Windergy, 2017, an international conference of the wind industry that was held towards the end of April in New Delhi, the mood among the participants was euphoric. The industry had just ended a...

Greenko and Azure close record green bond issues

Greenko and Azure Power have together raised USD 1.5 billion from sales of green bonds in the last two weeks. Other offshore green bond issuances by ReNew Power, NTPC, Rural Electrification Corporation (REC), IDBI...

Income from rooftop solar panels may fall

COIMBATORE: While the number of people opting for solar-net metering of the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (Tangedco) has increased from 320 in 2015 to 480 in 2016, income from roof-top solar power...

Route to Improving Rechargeable Lithium Batteries

Most of today’s lithium-ion batteries, which power everything from cars to phones, use a liquid as the electrolyte between two electrodes. Using a solid electrolyte instead could offer major advantages for both safety and...