Tagged: India

ABB Plans 4,500 EV Charging Stations Across India

ABB has become one of the world’s leading EV charging station suppliers, and it is now leading the way into the compelling Indian market. The Indian subsidiary of the European electrical equipment giant has...

‘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...

Draft Energy Policy: Several unanswered questions

Aug 1 (IANS): The 2017 National Energy Policy (NEP), drafted by the NITI Aayog, takes the baton forward from the 2006 Integrated Energy Policy (IEP) in setting the trajectory of growth for the energy sector....

Another Indo-BD grid soon for power import

Bangladesh will install another cross-border high-voltage transmission line for importing 500-megawatt electricity from India, officials said Monday. This will be the second such line to be used for importing Indian electricity. Currently, 500MW power...

Top 5 solar power banks available in India

Technology has also contributed toward a better environment by giving us very valuable eco-friendly products. The solar charger is one such product. Solar power banks is a useful item in case a person is...

USAID & ADB Sign MoU to Develop Solar Parks in India

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to facilitate $848 million (Rs. 5,681 crore) in funding to develop solar parks across India....

Crashing solar tariffs crush storage plans

NEW DELHI: The steep fall in solar tariffs may have delighted discoms and other power consumers, but it is also having unintended consequences. Last week, it forced the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI)...

Off-grid solar power and rural electrification

While grid extension is the main driver of rural electrification in India today and almost all Indian villages are now electrified, the reality at the habitation and household level is very different. In Bihar...