India

NTPC Awarded for Excellence in Power Generation

The Dun & Bradstreet Infra Award-2019 has been conferred on NTPC Limited for ‘Excellence in Power Generation.’ Shri Saptarshi Roy, Director (HR) NTPC received the award from Shri Arvind G. Sawant, Hon’ble Union Minister, Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises and Shri S.C. Garg, Secretary (Power), GOI in New Delhi on 22nd August, 2019. Shri P.K. […]

Energy Storage

Batteries Can Now Be Organic Fruit-Based

The modern era is dominated by the Batteries. Cell phone without the battery backup is useless. Any person who is looking for the new and advanced cell phone is questioning the battery backup. The battery powered gadgets are boon to the society but to dispose-off the waste batteries also create lot of problems. This e-waste […]

Research

Global renewable energy auctions for H1 2019 increase significantly year on year, says GlobalData

Renewable energy auctions in H1 2019 totalled 53, marking a significant rise compared with nine auctions in H1 2018, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. The H1 total for renewable energy auctions was up 152% year on year compared with the total of 21 auctions in H2 2018. Asia-Pacific leads global activity […]

Asia - Pacific

China’s coal demand to peak around 2025, global usage to follow: report

BEIJING: China’s coal demand will start to fall in 2025 once consumption at utilities and other industrial sectors reaches its peak, a state-owned think tank said in a new report, easing pressure on Beijing to impose tougher curbs on fossil fuels. The world’s biggest coal consumer is expected to see total consumption fall 18% from […]

Europe & UK

Statkraft acquires second German electric vehicle charging firm

The acquisition of Bavaria-based E-WALD, which operates 300 charging stations and offers EV leasing services, will add a customer base of 7,000 drivers for Statkraft. OSLO: Statkraft has agreed to buy German electric vehicle (EV) charging company E-WALD GmbH, to strengthen its position in the German and European EV charging market, the Norwegian power producer […]

Americas

Bay State Wind Submits Bid to Build Offshore Wind Farm in Massachusetts

Ørsted and Eversource proposal leverages project maturity, holistic approach to development and local stakeholder engagement; Provides strong economic benefits and clean and reliable green energy to Bay State residents BOSTON: Bay State Wind, a 50/50 joint venture between Ørsted and Eversource, today submitted its proposal in response to the commonwealth’s second Request for Proposals (RFP) […]

MEA

Solar-irrigated farms face an unexpected threat in Zimbabwe: hungry elephants

Cheap, clean power ran irrigation pumps that kept the community’s wheat, maize and vegetable fields a sea of green even as climate change-fueled droughts parched the surrounding landscape MASHABA: When one of Zimbabwe’s first solar mini-grid systems was installed in this drought-prone village near the Botswana border in 2016, residents thought their problems were solved. […]

PV Manufacturing

Solar energy technology leader Midsummer rings opening bell at Nasdaq Stockholm once again

Stockholm, Sweden: Solar energy technology leader Midsummer one of the world’s leading developers and suppliers of advanced solar solutions, has once again rung the opening bell at Nasdaq Stockholm and started the trading for its Green Bond listed on the Sustainable Bond List of Nasdaq Stockholm. The CEO, employees and members of the board of […]

Business & Finance

Pennar Industries share price rises over 10% after firm bags orders worth Rs 538 crore

Penar Industries share has lost 39.07% during the last one year and fallen 22.66% since the beginning of this year. Pennar Industries share price rose in trade today after the firm bagged orders worth Rs 538 crore. The share of leading value-added engineering products and solutions company rose up to 10.71% to28.95 level on BSE. […]

Solar Off Grid & Roof Tops

Mumbai Society Harvests Upto 13K Litres Rainwater/Day, Saves Lakhs Using Solar Power

In 2017, the society exported surplus solar-produced electricity to a power distributing company and saved a whopping Rs 2.6 lakh. Not only that, it also converts 900 Kgs of waste into compost every month! For residents of Bhoomi Arkade, a 19-storey-high rise in Kandivali East area of Mumbai, every season is an opportunity to accomplish […]

Solar Balance of Systems

Press release: Hartek Power’s solar EPC portfolio surpasses 500 MW

Chandigarh-based Hartek Power Pvt Ltd, one of India’s fastest growing Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) companies, has successfully connected 270-MW solar projects spread across Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Karnataka to the grid. With the commissioning of these projects, the power systems EPC portfolio of Hartek Power has surpassed 500 MW in solar power projects. Cashing in […]

Solar Inverters

SolarEdge Expanding Activity and Presence in the Brazilian PV Market

New commercial and residential PV solutions to be presented at Intersolar South America SÃO PAULO: SolarEdge Technologies, Inc. (“SolarEdge”) (NASDAQ: SEDG), a global leader in smart energy, announced today that it is further expanding its activity and presence in the Brazilian PV market. Supporting the local market in its development, SolarEdge is offering its industry-leading […]

Renewable Energy

Brazil’s pigs help people produce clean energy

Pigs, already the main source of income in this small municipality in south-western Brazil, now have even more value as a source of electricity. The mini-thermal power plant of Entre Rios do Oeste, inaugurated on 24 July, uses the biogas provided by 18 farms, in a pioneering technical-commercial agreement in Brazil involving pig farmers, the […]

Electric Vehicles

Amara Raja sets up EV battery swapping and charging stations in Tirupati

In a bid to promote India’s move towards EV adoption, Amara Raja one of the leading battery makers in the country, has announced that the company has set up EV battery charging and swapping stations along with a fleet of e-autos in Tirupati. The initiative is undertaken in collaboration with Tirupati Municipal Corporation, as a […]

Solar Jobs

Design Engineer (solar Energy)

Job Description: 1. Leading the Design and/or Detailed Engineering of Solar PV projects 2. Minimum experience of Solar PV Projects : 25MW 3. Thorough knowledge of Energy Estimation 4. Software Skills : PV Syst, CAD Salary: INR 8,00,000 – 10,00,000 P.A. Industry:Oil and Gas / Energy / Power / Infrastructure Functional Area:Engineering Design , R&D […]