Solar power to light up highways in Tamil Nadu
A unique project to illuminate traffic junctions, toll plazas and accident-prone zones along National/State Highways in Tamil Nadu is taking shape with the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy considering a proposal under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission. Additional Director-General of Police (State Traffic Planning Cell) S Rajendran said a team of experts from the ministry held discussions with the state authorities and another round of deliberations to finalise the pilot project was
Vikram Solar promotes national solar manufacturing capacity
Vikram Solar, which is developing a solar module with 100 per cent domestic raw materials, is firmly committed to advancing the public policy goals of the nation. Its endeavour would surpass the domestic content requirements laid down by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy for the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission.
AP seeks Centre's aid for renewable energy
To support Andhra Pradesh government's efforts in strengthening the evacuation network for renewable energy projects, including wind farms, the Union Ministry of New and Renewable Energy has agreed to consider a proposal of the State government in this regard.
Kyocera's solar plant inaugurated in Japan
After the massive earthquake and tsunami disaster in 2011, Japan is now focusing more on the renewable energy for its energy needs. In southern Japan, Kyocera Corporation has launched 70 megawatt (mw) solar power plant in Kagoshima Prefecture.
Highways in Tamil Nadu to get solar lighting
In Tamil Nadu, a special project to illuminate traffic junctions, toll plazas and accident-prone zones along National/State Highways is being prepared with the Ministry of Union New and Renewable Energy considering a proposal under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission.
ABB bags $80 mn PV solar order in Canada
To supply a 100 megawatt (mw) turnkey photovoltaic (PV) solar project for the Grand Renewable Energy Park in Ontario of Canada, ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, and its consortium partner Bondfield Construction have won an order of $80 million. Ontario is Canada's most populous province.
Proposals pour in for REC scheme of solar energy
Tamil Nadu seems to have emerged as one of the favourite destinations for solar power developers. Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (Tangedco) has received applications from developers to set up solar plants with a total capacity of nearly 700 MW under the Renewable Energy Certificate (REC) scheme.
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