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How India Jump-Started Its Solar Economy

This month, the chief minister of the Indian state of Gujarat announced that the world’s largest solar plant had started producing electricity. The plant’s solar panels fill thousands upon thousands of acres and, in theory, can produce about half as much power as a nuclear plant. Opening a solar plant of that size would be an impressive feat anywhere in the world, but it’s especially noteworthy considering that two years ago, India's total solar power capacity was next to nothing.
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Net Metering Coming to India

Lifestyle / Green Living : CleanTechnica (7 months ago)

Residents of Gujarat state in India will be able to sell electricity from their solar panels back to the grid system in several weeks. Gujarat is India’s leading solar power provider, so allowing net metering there is a big developm... Read Post

Delhi Considers ‘Rent-a-Roof’ Solar Power Program To Meet Rising Electricity Demand

Lifestyle / Green Living : CleanTechnica (2 months ago)

A solar rooftop policy mastered by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Gujarat during his tenure as Chief Minister is set to be replicated across the country, starting with the national capital Delhi. The aggressive expansion of ... Read Post

World’s Largest Solar PV Power Plant Added to India’s Grid

Lifestyle / Green Living : CleanTechnica (2 years ago)

  Just 14 months ago, the Indian state of Gujarat announced that it was building a $2.3-billion solar park — the largest photovoltaic power station the world has seen so far. Narendra Modi, Chief Minister of Gujarat, revealed this T... Read Post


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