Should We Be Using Wastewater Treatment to Power Our World?

As the threat of climate change looms closer, the need for alternative energy sources becomes more evident. The solution to both the world’s power and environmental needs may lie in unexpected places. What if a potential answer for the ongoing electrical and ecological crises was wastewater treatment energy? Today’s industrial infrastructure creates a lot of…

Solar Module

What Will California’s New Solar Mandate Mean for the State?

This year, each new home built in California will come with something extra on top — solar panels. In 2018, the California Building Standards Commission made history, unanimously approving a mandate requiring newly constructed homes up to three stories tall to install solar panels. The first of its kind in the United States, this mandate…

Electric Car at Charging Station in Berlin

April 2019: Monthly Electric Vehicle News Roundup

1. Electric vehicles body strives to split localization from subsidy motivations The government has rolled out subsidy eligibility criteria based on certain performance parameters for various classes of electric vehicles (EVs). The incentives would be valid if the manufacturer has at least 50% of local components in the vehicles. In a letter written to the…

Rooftop solar project at Pune MIDC

Advantages of Solar Power for Businesses

Companies that want to transition to a more eco-friendly energy option can ponder investing in a solar panel setup. Taking that approach could bring about a wide variety of perks for businesses. Have Positive Effects on the Community No matter when you established your business or opened a particular branch in the community, residents —…

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ISA’s first assembly launched

The first assembly of International Solar Alliance, ISA was launched by the Prime minister, Mr. Narendra Modi at Vigyan Bhawan. Mr. Antonio Guterres, the United Nations Secretary-General also graced the occasion which coincided with the opening of second IORA Renewable Energy Ministerial Meeting and the 2nd Global RE-Invest (Renewable Energy Investors Meet and Expo). Mr….

Rooftop solar PV system

How to avail Net Metering for your solar PV project in Delhi?

The promise of an eco-friendly and power efficient electricity evaluation system gave birth to the concept of net metering. It makes producing electricity from renewable sources and connecting the supply to the grid at the same time in a holistic and cost-effective manner. An instrument that has a special metering and billing agreement between utilities…

Krafla geothermal power station

The Rise of Geothermal Energy

We’ve known about geothermal energy and the benefits it can provide for many, many years. But despite all of its advantages, many of the same development challenges have held it back. Geothermal, though, is now on the rise. Countries around the world now have substantial geothermal capacities that can assist them in meeting their energy…