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AP: Uninterrupted power for farmers, Work on 10,000 Mw solar park to start soon
By : Sustainability ..., May 4, 2020
Chief minister Y S Jaganmohan Reddy has directed the energy department to provide nine-hour uninterrupted power supply during the day to agriculture pump sets during the next Rabi season. The CM asked the officials to complete all pending works to provide day-time power to...Read more..
Subject Tags: Agriculture , Andhra Pradesh Government , power supply , solar pump
MNRE Seeks Views on Draft Specifications & Testing Procedure for Universal Solar Pump Controller
By : Sustainability ..., Apr 12, 2019
The MNRE has proposed to consider the use of USPC to increase the utility of solar PV system installed for solar water pumps. Therefore, it has formulated the draft specifications and testing...Read more..
Subject Tags: India , MNRE , solar pump , solar PV system
Maharashtra Passes Order For Power Generated by Solar Pumps to Account Towards RPO Fulfilment
By : Sustainability ..., Mar 26, 2019
The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) in a recent order has confirmed that the power generated by off-grid solar photovoltaic (PV) water pumps in the state installed under...Read more..
Subject Tags: Maharashtra , MSEDCL , RPO , solar energy , solar pump
IREDA may borrow up to ₹48,000 cr for Centre’s subsidised solar water pump scheme
By : Sustainability ..., Dec 7, 2018
The Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREADA) may be borrowing up to ₹48,000 crore as part of the Centre’s contribution to the subsidised solar pump scheme announced in the Budget....Read more..
Subject Tags: financial assistance , India , IREDA , KUSUM , renewable , solar pump , subsidies
Government plans solar pump sets in water scarce areas of Bhubaneswar
By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 9, 2018
Drinking water crisis during summer months being...Read more..
Subject Tags: solar power , solar pump , water scarcity
Rajasthan govt approves new policy for power connections to small and marginal farmers
By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 31, 2017
Rajasthan government has approved agriculture connection policy-2017 for power connections to small and marginal farmers.
Subject Tags: energy efficiency , power policy , solar pump , subsidy
Rajasthan to install 10,000 solar pumps
By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 22, 2017
The state government will install 10,000 solar pumps in 2017-18 at a cost ₹395 crore, agriculture and animal husbandry minister Prabhu Lal Saini told the assembly on Tuesday.... Read more..
Subject Tags: solar pump , Sustainable Development
Solar solution to water crisis in Sundargarh
By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 2, 2017
Come summer and rural population in tribal-dominated Sundargarh district can be seen walking miles for collecting water. But, not anymore. The scene in rural Sundargarh has changed for the...Read more..
Subject Tags: safe drinking water , solar pump , sustainability