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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

A report by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) and Global Subsidies Initiative...

When Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared on April 28 that the grid had finally reached the last unelectrified village in India, he set off a wave of...

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The rooftop programme will be implemented with total financial support of Rs 11,814 crore.

India has approved the second phase of its programme to hit 40GW of grid-connected rooftop solar by...

This is in contrast to the government’s Saubhagya Scheme data, which shows that 100% household...

Fossil fuel most at risk due to a large-scale addition of renewable energy, led by solar, in the...

The Indian government is staunchly pursuing its plan to help domestic manufacturers challenge the...

Overall, the budget provides Rs 4,960 crore for both grid-interactive and off-grid or decentralized...

The overall private player driven market could grow to Rs 26,178 million by 2023 from current Rs...

The subsidy will be of two parts — a 30% central share and 20% state share.

Net-metered solar pumps is a revolutionary idea.

The target of achieving 175 GW green power capacity by 2022 is ambitious; but what’s the logic...

The test facility, to be set up by the Maxop Research and Testing Institute, will be capable of...

The ‘India RE 2019 Outlook report’ described 2018 as a “forgettable year” for the Indian renewables...