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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...

Industry experts are making a strong case for promoting distributed generation of solar power that cuts down on transmission and distribution costs,...

India’s transition to clean energy could improve the quality of life of womenIndia can increase its GDP by up to 60% by 2025 by enabling more women...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Saubhagya’ rural electrification scheme aims to bring light to every Indian home by March 2019. The scheme offers free...
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....

Country News

Known as the Solar Man of Kolkata, the man with a 35-year-old career in renewable energy, was...

Floating solar cells and engines fueled by cow dung are bringing reliable power to Visakhapatnam.

Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar presided over a meeting at his office here Tuesday in which it...

The Indian government could achieve 30 per cent of its renewable electricity generation target by...

It’s a common plight in India: Despite significant increases in electrification in recent years,...

List of investors in India that every startup should know.

The State of India’s Environment (SoE) Report found air pollution is responsible for 12.5 percent of...

Addressing the issues in rooftop solar is imperative to achieve the government’s ambitious target...

Farmers have not used the pumps which were installed during drought years; they could also have...

Battery storage is rapidly becoming cheaper with the increase in manufacturing capacity, apart from...

The Punjab government embarked on a pilot project of electricity generation from biogas and solar...

Enhancing access to reliable power would mean improving transmission infrastructure and electricity...