Category: Solar

Solar energy, radiant light and heat from the sun, is harnessed using a range of ever-evolving technologies such as solar heating, solar photovoltaics, solar thermal electricity, solar architecture and artificial photosynthesis.

Pakistan Railways installs 1,000-unit solar power system

LAHORE: Pakistan Railways has successfully installed a 1,000-unit solar power system at its headquarters to make all its working areas free of load-shedding. Pakistan Railways Minister Khawaja Saad Rafique inaugurated the system on Friday,...

Air pollution throws shade on India’s solar success

Dust deposited on solar panels impair conversion of energy Air pollution is diminishing India’s capacity to harness power from the sun, experts say, undermining billions being invested in renewables as the energy-hungry giant emerges...

Tangedco may fix solar tariff cap at Rs. 3/unit

Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (Tangedco) is likely to fix a maximum price of Rs. 3 per unit for its next tender for procurement of solar power. The move follows the new norms...

Mahagenco invites bids for 200 mw solar plant

As a part of its plan to set up 2,500-mw solar capacity over the next five years, the state- run generation company Mahagenco has invited tenders to set up 200-mw capacity across Maharashtra. Maharashtra...