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Nanostructures found in butterfly wings could boost performance of thin-film photovoltaic modules

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 17, 2017

Scientists have successfully reproduced nanostructures found on butterfly wings in solar cells to enhance their light absorption rate by up to 200 per cent.


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India says developed countries should earmark financial assistance for solar projects in developing nations

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 15, 2017

India has said the developed countries should earmark a part of the Official Development Assistance (ODA) loan towards solar energy projects in developing countries.


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Chile's mining firm Antofagasta moves to renewable energy -CEO

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 31, 2017

Chilean mining company Antofagasta is renegotiating its long-term energy contracts in a shift toward renewables as prices for wind and solar plummet in the world's top copper producer, the...

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Two Indian renewable power producers plan to sell $750 million in domestic bonds: sources

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 20, 2017

Two of India's biggest renewable energy companies, Greenko Group PLC and ReNew Power Ventures Pte Ltd, plan to sell a combined $750 million worth of rupee-denominated bonds in the domestic...

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China’s GCL and Mysun partner for India’s rooftop solar retail play

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 19, 2017

Attracted by India’s solar rooftop market potential, GCL System Integration Technology Co. Ltd, one of China’s largest solar equipment maker, will partner with India’s MYSUN to tap the retail...

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Haryana government to install 1 lakh solar pumps for irrigation

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 14, 2017

The Haryana government has set a target to install one lakh new solar water pumps in the state for irrigation purposes and 25,000 of such pumps would be installed during the next year....

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International Solar Alliance meet to host Fortune 500 companies CEOs, announce Solar Nobels

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 10, 2017

With New Delhi hosting the first International Solar Alliance (ISA) assembly in December, an ambitious outreach programme is in the works including hosting chief executives of Fortune 500...

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Indian renewable firms plan $2.5 billion in offshore dollar bond issues

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 6, 2017

Four Indian renewable power producers are planning to raise up to $2.5 billion (1.94 billion pounds) via dollar bonds offshore because of caution among domestic lenders, banking sources said....

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Daimler’s Chennai plant to run on green power

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 28, 2017

German auto maker Daimler will power its truck and bus manufacturing factory using renewable energy from next year. The 400-acre manufacturing campus of Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV...

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Power ministry to revive stalled hydro projects

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 15, 2017

Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday said that the ministry is doing its job to revive stalled and stressed thermal and hydro power projects, signalling the intent of the government.

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