Solar technology has many unique attributes which make it one of the most preferred sources of power, particularly in India, a densely populated country with a high energy deficit - it can be rapidly deployed across most parts of the country, it is modular in nature and it is environmentally friendly.
Adani in talks with Softbank, Foxconn on $3 billion solar plan
Adani Group Head, Gautam Adani is in talks with Japan´s Softbank Chairman Masayoshi Son and Foxconn head Terry Gou, to secure investment for a $3 billion project to produce 3 GW of solar cells and panels in the country, sources said.
Integrate the value chain to become true domestic manufacturers
There is low capital being infused and solar projects have large capital requirements. We are competing with China, where the smallest capacity is 1 GW and every player has at least 3-5 GW installed. But, we can only compete with them if the government gives us similar kinds of incentives.
Power 20:20 Personality Profile | Vneet S Jaain
Vneet S Jaain, a young Chief Executive Officer is leading 'Adani Power Limited (APL)' with a mission to create 20,000 MW capacity by 2020. Jaain carries a very rich and vast experience of more than 17 years in the Indian power industry.
Power 20:20 Personality Profile
Sinha has nearly 31 years of experience in developing and setting up of Greenfield and Brownfield power plants in India and abroad, and has currently been successfully running Tata Power Delhi as its MD.
Power 20:20 Personality Profile | Gautam Adani
Gautam Adani, the Chairman and Founder of Adani Group, has over 33 years of business experience. Under his leadership, Adani Group has emerged as a global integrated infrastructure player with interest across resources, logistics and energy verticals.
Smart Grid technology and implementation will see a boost within two years
If you see, the Ministry of Power has flagged off 14 pilots on Smart Grid that they want to mobilise through tried and tested methods. Of the 14 pilots, one is already awarded in Mysore, and others are on their way. The pilots have all the functionalities of the Smart Grid starting from renewable integration to demand side management, peak load reduction and power quality