WIPPA moves court over Wind Forecasting Rule

WIPPA or the Wind Independent Power Producers Association has moves the Delhi High court against the CERC (Central Electricity Regulatory Commission) over the recent forecasting order. The order asked wind power generators to forecast their generation of the next day, every 15 minute with provision30

Rooftop solar

300 Lucky Houses in Chandigarh to get Solar Power

Chandigarh already being developed as a model solar city is further set to exploit solar power according to reports. Solar power will be tapped by 300 private houses that will be provided equipments at a 30% subsidy. These will come in three categories- 1,2,3 Kilowatt30

Solar Project

Solar projects Falling Behind Schedule

In spite of boasting of 325 days of sunshine days in a year, solar projects have missed deadlines in Rajasthan. Four of the five concentrated solar power CSP projects in Rajasthan with a total capacity of 470 MW, are running behind schedule. The deadline was30

Wind turbines in Tamilnadu

IWPA and MP’s ask govt to re-introduce fiscal incentives for wind power

Indian Wind Power Association (IWPA) has asked the government to re consider the rollback of two fiscal incentives that helped companies to invest in the wind power sector. Accelerated Depreciation (AD) and Generation-Based Incentive, were removed by the government in April 2012. The government though30

Solar photovoltaic

Anti-dumping duty on solar in India to be extended to EU and Japan?

India may see the case on anti dumping being extended to EU and Japan after domestic solar manufacturers seek to expand the initial case. The initial case related to imposition of anti-dumping tariffs on China, Malaysia, Taiwan and USA. The duties are however not supported30

Conference

SOLARCON India 2013 to begin from 1 August, 2013

The SOLARCON India 2013 conference with the theme of “Balancing Energy Supply & Demand in the Region- The need for a complete PV eco-system from materials to power generation” will be conducted at the KTPO Exhibition Complex, in Bangalore. The conference, in its fifth edition30

Energy meter

Self energy audits for commercial consumers in Delhi

According to reports, the commercial consumers in East Delhi can now audit and analyse their consumption patterns. This will in turn assist them in taking steps to lower their energy bill and economise consumption.  The BSES Rajdhani Power Limited (BRPL) and the French major Schneider30