Summer & Gas Power Plants to Save Each Other This Year

This just came in from the Press Information Bureau.The main news (follow the link at the end) is about government's preparation for the sharp increase in  in electricity demand during peak summer. But the info below is what really got my attention.  The grid connected gas based power … [Read more...]

5 Top Stories From The Indian Solar Market In 2014


2014 turned out to be quite a happening year in the Indian solar market. The announcements, which came in plenty, will go a long way in gearing up the market for a stable and promising future.The cumulative installations in India crossed the mark of 3000 MW a little over a month back.Mercom … [Read more...]

MNRE Announces Major Subsidy Revisions For Rooftop Solar


Bogged down by subsidy disbursal issues, and taking a cue from falling prices in the solar market, Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has decided to limit consumers who can avail subsidy benefits for installation of rooftop solar power plants. The Ministry has also indicated that it might … [Read more...]