Category: Renewable

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...

India’s solar imports surged to 5.7GW

It’s a whoppping 89% of the total solar module requirement. India imported 5.7 GW or about 89% of its total solar module requirement in FY 2016-17. Value of these imports is estimated at USD...