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The unrelenting heat of the summer afternoon sends us scurrying for cover under a large tree as we reach Dhundi village in Gujarat’s Kheda district....

Irrespective of the kinds of systems hospitals might have in place, the best way to guarantee constant clean power is having a reliable, long term,...

02.03.2018 , TCA Sharad Raghavan

Lithium ion batteries charge up rural houses

The shift towards lithium ion batteries from the older technology of lead acid batteries has allowed firms like Kaho India Private Limited to help the...

A recent article on Sun-Connect, “Solar power push lights up options for India’s rural women” conveyed powerful anecdotal evidence of the value of...

By fully embracing distributed innovation, India has the opportunity to not only sustainably deliver quality, reliable, modern power for all while...

A cloud-based, micro-irrigation system tested on a farm in India has cut water use by up to 80%  and doubled the crop yield, and could relieve the...

From cash to buy bicycles to jobs that avoid early marriage, solar power is giving Uttar Pradesh women choices.

In her village of Komalia, the fog...

In just 10 years, the climate change ‘victim’ has become a leader in renewable energy

Around one billion people globally and around forty million in India rely on healthcare facilities that do not have electricity access.

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The governments in many countries have been nudging their citizens to move away from electricity guzzling incandescent bulbs to greener alternatives...

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Rural electrification will not only help improve education, health and connectivity but will also...

Fostering cross-border energy trade is an important part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s South...

Local women Self Help Group (SHG) will assemble solar study lamps in the centre and distribute them...

Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs have issued a clarification regarding solar module...

India's solar market had one of its first hiccups when module prices went up mid-way through last...

Protectionist thrust is understandable, but Narendra Modi has picked the wrong target.

What would be the energy scenario in India in, say, 25 years from now? This is an important...

Freyr Energy has announced the completion of a 640 KW solar rooftop project in Manipur, which...

The objective of this initiative was to help the rural communities of Kalinganagar with the basic...

“We are looking at the way we can connect people with no access to energy with relevant solar home...

A number of recent studies and industry leaders indicate that some key hurdles must be overcome for...

To mark International Women’s Day, Simpa Networks launches a new effort to reach more than 36,000...