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NTPC may be forced to tap international solar power suppliers

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 8, 2014

Country's largest power company NTPC may be forced to tap international solar plant suppliers due to shortage in domestic capacity.
NTPC was laying emphasis on developing a solar power portfolio and had invited tender for 1,000 MW of solar power project open to only...

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Jakson Group to have Rs 2,700 crore turnover by 2017

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 2, 2014

Power solutions provider Jakson Group is aiming to have a turnover of Rs 2,500 crore by 2017 based on its fast moving solar division.
The group is also aiming to produce 100 MW solar power in next 2-3 years as an independent power producer (IPP) with an investment of...

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Indian State Of Andhra Pradesh Plans To Add 5,000 MW Solar Power Capacity by 2019

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 22, 2014

The south Indian state, which recently saw its boundaries redrawn, is drawing up a new renewable energy policy with an aim to attract investment and boost power generation capacity.

The state government is working on a comprehensive renewable energy policy that would...

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Rajasthan to clip 4,000-Mw solar project to save birds

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 21, 2014

In a major jolt to India's solar energy programme, the Rajasthan government might cancel the 4,000-Mw solar UMPP (ultra mega power project), which was expected to come up near Sambhar Lake. The state government has cited reasons of ecological and environmental impact that...

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Subject Tags: India , solar , solar plant

Solar achieves diesel parity – but growth story still hidden

By : Aparna Khandelwal, Mar 19, 2012

Despite a rapid decline in upfront investment costs associated with Solar PV systems, operational limitations continue to slow its pace of adoption.Capacity building on ground is required to capitalize on Solar’s emerging cost competitiveness with Diesel to shape a...

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Want to buy a solar panel? – Key things to be considered

By : Navdeep Gupta, Mar 9, 2012

Article takes a look at the slew of factors that one needs to consider while determining the right solar panel technology and the criticality of the choice in shaping a financially feasible solar project.

In today’s market there are thousands of solar panel...

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