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MNRE issues clarification in respect of domestically manufactured solar PV cells

In a major decision that is likely to give further boost to domestic manufacturing of solar cells in India, MNRE has issued a clarification in respect of domestically manufactured solar PV cells. It may be noted that a number of flagship programmes of MNRE such as KUSUM, have provisions for mandatory use of domestically...

IIT-Delhi Floats Tender for a 15 kW Solar Hybrid System in Odisha

The Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, has floated a 15 kW tender for a solar hybrid system with back-up provision. The system is to be installed at Bilaput, in the sub-district of Koraput in Odisha. The last date for the submission of bids is October 30, 2019. IIT-Delhi has specified that...

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Rajasthan Seeks Bidders for 150 Electric Buses

The Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation (RSRTC) has issued a Request for Proposal (RfP) to select bus operators for the procurement, operation, and maintenance of 50 air-conditioned electric-powered buses under the phase II of Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of (Hybrid) and Electric Vehicles in India (FAME II) program. The last...

Apple inc to enter Photovoltaic Energy producing and Selling business

Selling photovoltaic energy is not the exclusive right of government in USA. Last year the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has granted Apple the permission to sell energy like photovoltaic energy, power generation and ancillary services to the market. This permission has given the technology giant a new role...

Delhi govt invites bids for setting up 35 MW Rooftop solar power projects

Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Management (EEREM) centre, Delhi government’s nodal agency for rooftop solar projects, puts a notice   inviting tender for setting up 35 Megawatt (MW) grid-connected rooftop solar projects in the capital under the Mukhyamantri Solar Power Program. The tender invites online bids for installation of rooftop solar projects across residential, social and institutional...