Category: Solar Power

What is PM KUSUM scheme and how to get benefited from it

Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has launched the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha evem Utthan Mahabhiyan (PM KUSUM) Scheme for farmers for installation of solar pumps and grid connected solar and other renewable power plants in the country. The scheme aims to add solar and other renewable capacity...

Operations & Maintenance (O&M) For Utility Scale PV Solar Plants

Once the PV solar plant has been built, it needs to be efficiently operated and carefully maintained. Compared to other power generating technologies, solar PV power plants have low maintenance and servicing requirements. However, as International Financial Corporation warns, “proper maintenance of a PV plant is essential to maximise both energy yield...

Solar Inverters – Things to know before buying

What is a Solar Inverter? Solar photo voltaic systems needs several components other than the PV panels and Inverters or the machine that converts DC electricity to AC electricity are the second most important part of PV systems. Unless you are having DC appliances to run, you certainly need inverters...

What is a Solar PPA or Power Purchasing Agreement?

Most people all over the world has a typical notion about solar plants for home is, they require huge sum of initial financing or loan or mint money from their own savings to set up a solar power for their house. But this is not true. Even tax subsidies schemes...

List of Banks providing loans for Roof-top Solar systems in India

With increasing push from the Union Govt. and rapid growth in consumer demand for installing roof top solar system in India, due to increased awareness in renewable energy like solar, various banks in India has come up with different schemes and are providing loans to public to install roof top...