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MNRE clarifies in respect of domestically manufactured solar PV cells

In a major decision that is likely to give a further boost to the domestic manufacturing of solar cells in India, MNRE has issued a clarification in respect of domestically manufactured solar PV cells today. It may be noted that a number of flagship programmes of MNRE such as KUSUM, have provisions for mandatory use…

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India’s surge in solar power- Road Ahead

Ministry of new and renewable energy, the nodal agency for renewable energy in India is currently negotiating a 1 billion loan with Germany’s development bank, and if it comes through then the fund would be used exclusively for rooftop solar plants. Germany has already committed a 1 billion loan for a green grid for evacuation…

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Solar Parks Investment

India’s flagship environment ministry, the MNRE has turned out with a draft plan for advancement of sun based parks and ultra mega sun powered projects which will in turn lead to deployment of expansion of 20,000 MW of sun oriented solar power. India is currently implementing the ambitious solar powered National Solar Mission that seeks…

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MNRE not in favour of Anti Dumping Duties

In a new twist, MNRE or the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy is now against the Ministry of Commerce decision to levy anti-dumping duty on imported solar cells. MNRE feels that the timing is not right and the move can hurt the growth of the solar industry. India’s Ministry of Commerce and Industry had…

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Supervisor, Solar Energy Corporation of India

Title: Supervisor, Solar Energy Corporation of India Location:Delhi Organization’s profile: Solar Energy Corporation of India(SECI) was set up on 20th September 2011 as an implementation and facilitation institution dedicated to Solar Energy sector. SECI is established under the administrative control of the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, Government of India. Mandate of SECI allows…

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Project Engineer, Solar Energy Corporation of India

Title:Project Engineer, Solar Energy Corporation of India Location:Delhi Organization’s profile: .Solar Energy Corporation of India(SECI) was set up on 20th September 2011 as an implementation and facilitation institution dedicated to Solar Energy sector. SECI is established under the administrative control of the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, Government of India. Mandate of SECI allows…

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New power programs and policies by MNRE, GOI

As per releases, the Government of India has brought out an Integrated Energy Policy (IEP) covering all sources of energy including renewable energy sources. The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has made a Plan for a capacity addition of about 30,000 MW power during the 12th Plan period (2012-17) from various renewable energy…