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01.04.2019 , Sreekumar N / Manabika Mandal / Ann Josey

100% rural electrification is not enough

Reliable power supply is crucial. Discoms need to address requirements of social and commercial activities

26.02.2019 , Shalu Agrawal and Johannes Urpelainen

Beyond Gloom and Doom: Strengthening Electricity Demand in Rural India

On February 19, Nikhil Jaisinghani published a comment on the recent report “Rural Electrification in India: Customer Behaviour and Demand” by Smart...

Smart Power India (SPI) recently released its newest report, “Rural Electrification in India: Customer Behaviour and Demand”. This is the product of a...

Meet the nine women entrepreneurs from the energy sector who are now a part of the second cohort at Powered Accelerator.

By means of different processes, data collection and analysis are providing new hints on how to face some of the major challenges of the sector such...

As of April 28, 2018, India’s villages were said to be 100-percent electrified. But what does that really mean? Some startups have taken on the...

Siyaram Saket refuses to give up his one-and-a-half acres of farmland in central India - no matter how much the coal mining company offers him....

Buffalo trampled over it? Rain drenched it? Child dropped it? No problem! This solar flashlight can endure it all, said Bassi in a pitch to her...

When we talk about India, we know there are two; the urban, shining India and the rural mostly backward India. When it comes to basic continuous...

Solar can save precious water resources, reduce grid dependency, and create revenue streams for farmers

Country News

Lack of road access meant PV panels had to be brought in by boat to be installed on the roof of...

The solar manufacturer is installing three rooftop systems in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu for...

Currently, India’s e-waste rules have no laws mandating solar cell manufacturers to recycle or...

These guidelines apply to off-grid, grid-tie and hybrid inverters of capacities up to 150 KW.

A 10,000-liters-per-day plant in Tamil Nadu offers hope for powering clean water without fossil...

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has proposed making it mandatory for solar power...

India’s Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGTR) has concluded that duties ranging from $537 to...

A not quite two-year-old joint venture between electric car maker Virya Mobility 5.0 and solar power...

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued a set of guidelines to be followed by...

With a 106 kW solar rooftop power panel installed at the cost of Rs 57 lakh, Bengaluru's ARK Serene...

After one year of design and technology development in Birmingham in the United Kingdom, GoZero...

Seven tenders for a total of 84 megawatt-hours have now been issued.