Tagged: solar

JinkoSolar posts first profit in nearly two years

JinkoSolar Holding Co Ltd (JKS.N) swung to a profit after seven quarters of losses due to demand from newer solar markets, making it the first Chinese solar panel maker to return to the black...

UP to sign Rs 2,300cr deals for solar power

In its biggest investment so far, the Samajwadi Party government will enter into agreements worth Rs 2,300 crore with eight firms in the solar power sector on August 8. This will also be the largest investment being brought into UP, after...

SSNNL to set up 10-MW solar power project

Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam Limited (SSNNL) has finalised plans to set up a 10-MW solar power generation plant on Sardar Sarovar canal, two people with knowledge of the matter, said. SSNNL, which is developing...

World Solar Power Topped 100,000 Megawatts in 2012

The world installed 31,100 megawatts of solar photovoltaics (PV) in 2012—an all-time annual high that pushed global PV capacity above 100,000 megawatts. There is now enough PV operating to meet the household electricity needs...

European Commission Approves Chinese Solar-Panel Pact

The European Commission approved trade chief Karel De Gucht’s plan for curbs on Chinese solar panels, allowing import tariffs to be removed in three days in Europe’s largest dumping dispute. The commission, the European Union’s...

PM asks BHEL to take lead in developing solar power technology

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today asked Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) not only to take lead in solar energy in terms of power generation but also in the development of solar power technology in India. The government’s Jawaharlal Nehru...

Neepco plan to tap solar, wind power

The North Eastern Electric Power Corporation Limited (Neepco) is embarking on a plan to generate at least 1500MW power from non-conventional sources of energy, especially by tapping solar power and wind, in the next five years. Talking to...