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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.

A...

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

The truth about the efficiency of renewable energy boils down to one word: economics.

According to conventional wisdom, it has long been understood...

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In cases where an off-grid solar plant was installed at a location where grid supply became...

The import of secondary cells and batteries of lead-acid and nickel-based chemistries will be...

Though large scale installations account for 87% of solar power generation, today the adoption rate...

A rush to alleviate poverty and build infrastructure has sidelined efforts to clear the air and...

Founded in 2006, Bengaluru-based Orb is a rooftop solar provider that manufactures panels and...

In India, Frontier Markets wants to broaden rural communities’ access to clean sources of energy...

In the last few years, several useful inventions have changed the lives of people in rural India,...

The transition requires a combination of clean cooking solutions just like urban households that use...

Even if the elections spring a surprise, however, the renewable momentum is unlikely to slow as no...

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...