With a broadened scope of thought, and with an eye on the energy sector – the REI Expo 2019 nudges the renewable sector towards growth, while industry representatives speak on innovation, technological advancement while voicing the need for policy. - Ranjana Konatt, Editor (Brand Positioning)
A sneak peek into the upcoming mega event of renewable energy sector. - Supriya A Oundhakar, Associate Editor
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.
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
Hybrid energy systems can be potential solutions for the electricity problems in the rural region. However, vast research is needed in this aspect to make it technically feasible to be deployed at these areas. - Dr. Vikramaditya Dave, Dr. Sujit Kumar
The article gives a glimpse of new technologies being used in renewable energy systems for improving efficiency and output. - R. P. Deshpande
Advanced energy storage technologies can play an important role in renewable integration, energy access, electric mobility and the smart cities initiatives of the Indian government. - Debi Prasad Dash
The private PPA market could flourish with the help of a few government policies such as increasing AD benefits from 40 per cent to 80 per cent as well as ensuring the segment stays free of policy changes. - Animesh Damani