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World’s Largest Solar-Wind-Storage Plant Planned for India

A wind, solar and battery storage plant is being planned for the southeastern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, which has faced power woes in recent months due to grid failure. The renewable energy facility will consist of 120 megawatts of solar, 40 megawatts of wind, 20-40 megawatt-hours of battery backup and will be spread over 1,000 acres in the district of Anantapur. According to CleanTechnica,…

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Benefits of solar Energy in India

Some of the advantages of solar energy which makes it all the more suitable for India: This is an inexhaustible source of energy and the best replacement to other non-renewable energies in India. Solar energy is environment friendly. When in use, it does not release CO2 and other gases which pollute the air. Hence it…

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India’s rooftop solar sector has been exploding. In 2017, the country added 715 megawatts

India’s rooftop solar sector has been exploding. In 2017, the country added 715 megawatts (MW) in roof installations – more than MW added in 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016 put together, according to a report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF). And the cost of electricity from rooftop solar power has been cut in half in the past five years. Rooftop…

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