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Trump says solar tariff decision coming soon, stakes huge for industry

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 19, 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would announce a decision soon on whether to slap tariffs on imported solar panels, and quipped that when countries dump subsidized panels in the...

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Domestic solar panels to get only EPC, subsidy-backed projects

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 16, 2018

As India faces heat at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) for giving preference to domestic solar manufacturers in its renewable energy programme, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE...

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Azure Power bags 200 Mw solar power project via SECI auction

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 16, 2018

Azure Power today announced bagging of a 200 mw solar power project through an auction conducted by Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI). 

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J&K govt provides 91,000 solar lights to households in un-electrified villages

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 16, 2018

The Jammu and Kashmir government today said 91,000 solar home lights have been provided to households in un-electrified villages in the state. 

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India mulls 70 per cent safegaurd duty on solar equipment imports

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 10, 2018

India has proposed to levy a 70 per cent safeguard duty on import of solar power equipment from countries like China for 200 days to protect domestic industry from "serious injury"....

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NTPC forced to cancel 250 Megawatt October 2017 solar auction

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 10, 2018

NTPC Ltd has been forced to cancel the result of its 250 mw solar auction held in October last year, which was won by Azure Power quoting a tariff of Rs 3.14 per unit.

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Solar energy systems maker Orb Energy gets Rs 95 cr from FMO and Others

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 10, 2018

Solar energy systems maker Orb Energy has raised over Rs 95 crore ($15 million) in a part-equity and part-debt round from the Dutch development bank FMO, self-sustaining US government agency...

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Solar power tariff bottoms out, may not have free fall in 2018

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 9, 2018

Solar power tariff fall seems to have bottomed out and may not drop beyond an all-time low of Rs 2.44 per unit in absence of well structured bids and rising solar panel prices on demand pressure...

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Subject Tags: India , MNRE , NTPC , PwC , solar power

Cochin International Airport Ltd (CIAL) to enhance solar power generation

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 8, 2018

The Cochin International Airport Ltd (CIAL), which has taken the lead in utilising renewable energy in the aviation sector by becoming the first fully solar-powered airport in the country, is...

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Solar modules stuck at Indian ports due to import duty dispute

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 8, 2018

Solar modules worth more than $150 million are stuck at various Indian ports due to a dispute over their classification and the import tax applicable to them, sources said, which could delay...

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