NTPC signs MoU to build hydro projects of 520 MW in Himachal

NTPC signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Himachal Pradesh government to set up two hydro projects totalling 520 MW in the state.

Adani Solar top PVEL performer for a second consecutive year

Mundra Solar PV Limited (Adani Solar) received the Top Performer title for the second consecutive year for its high-efficiency products by PVEL – the world’s largest resource of independent energy experts.

Collaboration provides turnkey SRA to US market

A new and complete Solar Resource Assessment (SRA) solution has been introduced to the US market via a collaboration between ArcVera Renewables, NRG Systems (NRG), and Harness Energy.

JinkoSolar gets top-rated bankable PV module

JinkoSolar Holding, one of the largest and most innovative solar module manufacturers in the world, announced that it was one of only four PV module suppliers to receive a ‘AA’ bankability rating from PV-Tech and Solar Media.

Waaree expands its module manufacturing capacity to 2 GW

Waaree Energies, one of India’s largest solar module manufacturer and a leader in the EPC segment, recently announced the expansion of their module manufacturing capacity to 2 GW from 1.5 GW.

Luminous Power launches range of advanced solar inverters at REI Expo 2019

Luminous Power Technologies, one of the leading home electrical, power storage and renewable energy company in the country, launched an array of technologically advanced solar inverters like On Grid Inverter, Hybrid Inverter, Off-Grid Inverter at the Renewable Energy India Expo 2019.

Tata Power commissioned 70kW solar rooftop in New Delhi

Tata Power Solar has commissioned 70kW solar rooftop installation at the eminent India International Centre.
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All Set For REI Expo 2019

A sneak peek into the upcoming mega event of renewable energy sector. - Supriya A Oundhakar, Associate Editor

Solar Energy Prospects & Challenges in Karnataka

The natural availability of solar resource in Karnataka has made the state as one of the premier producers of power from solar energy. - Shravankumar Nayak
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Powering India with Solar Energy

India is determined to be the world’s greatest solar energy success story. This report outlines the country’s recent large-scale efforts towards achieving 100 GW solar capacity by 2022 highlighting the performances of a few companies. By Subhajit Roy, Group Editor
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Ability To Withstand Short-Circuit Test On Inverter-Duty Transformer For Solar Application

Escalating demand of solar application increased the use of Inverter-duty transformers especially of multi winding type. For design verification, short circuit withstand test is to be conducted on these transformers. This article describes the procedure of short circuit withstand test on multi winding Inverter-duty transformer as per national and international standards (IS, IEC, ANSI/IEEE, etc.) - Yugal Agrawal, K. Sharath Kumar

Thermography in Photovoltaic Plants

Thermal imagers from Testo are specially designed for solar thermography requirements. They allow solar engineers to offer their customers a valuable after-sales service, while plant operators obtain a reliable statement on the status of their solar plants.

Vesat Solar harnessing sun energy for various applications

Vesat Solar Energy Systems is promoted by passionate technocrats with cutting-edge technologies in solar energy that covers domestic and industrial electricity needs, water heating systems and tailor-made turnkey projects.

Shell uses solar energy for lubricant plants

Shell is installing solar photovoltaic panels on the roofs of seven lubricant plants in India, China, Italy, Singapore and Switzerland.

ANDRITZ to modernise Shivasamudram hydropower plant

International technology group ANDRITZ has signed a contract with the Indian state utility company Karnataka Power Corporation to refurbish and renovate the Shivasamudram hydropower plant located in the southern state of Karnataka.

Waaree Energies ships 2.5 GW of solar modules

Waaree Energies  announced that it has recently cemented its position as the largest module supplier in India.

Govt approves proposal for ocean energy as RE

In a decision that would give boost to the ocean energy in India, Union Minister of Power and New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) R K Singh approved a proposal to declare ocean energy as renewable energy.

Automated Solar Panel Cleaning

The article discusses on different technologies used for PV panel cleaning with their performance in different types of environment. It also discusses about the problems associated with different types of cleaning system. - Dr. L. Ashok Kumar, Madhuvanthani Rajendran

Hanergy’s SHJ technology sets new world record with 24.85% conversion rate

Thin-film power solution company Hanergy Thin Film Power Group, jointly announced with Chengdu Zhufeng Yongming Technology Company that Institute for Solar Energy Research in Hamelin (ISFH), the German testing body has certified its silicon heterojunction thin film battery technology (SHJ technology) as the world’s most efficient.

Power Quality Monitoring during RE Connections

The article describes the importance of monitoring power quality parameters for stabilising the electricity grid. The recurrent and intermittent renewable energy connections also induce voltage fluctuations, harmonics, surges and imbalances in the grid. These are power quality issues which need to be addressed. - Jayant Sinha

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