Al Ameen Green Energy has tied up with a Russian company Miyota Power for setting up a 100-MW solar power plant near Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, according to a report in Russia an
Solar Power projects have been exempted from statutory environmental clearance as per a new announcement by the Ministry of Environment, provisions of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) notification, 2006 will not be applicable to solar parks and solar PV projects. The disposal of PV cells will however be covered under the provisions of Hazardous and Other Waste (Management and Trans-Boundary Movement) Rules, 2016. The ministry said that the development of solar parks will be covered under the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974 and Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1981. However, no solar project should be implemented in agricultural land and areas with a large habitation. It further said that a proper resettlement and rehabilitation plan should be in
Russian Energy Agency (REA) and Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) plan to collaborate on several large-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) plants in India through 2022, starting with an up-to-500-MW project. The two entities signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on December 24, outlining the terms of the partnership. One of its goals is to prepare a roadmap for the development of both solar projects and equipment production facilities. The Russian side will take responsibility to provide the needed technologies and low-cost financing for the projects, while SECI will help secure the required government permits. The parties have formed a working group to consider the alliance?s next steps.
India has officially committed to boost its renewable energy capacity to 175 GW by 2022, includi
Triton Solar is planning to invest USD 100 million in Karnataka for setting up a nano technology powered solar panel manufacturing facility.
A letter of Intent (LOI) was signed between the company and the State government in New York under the aegis of Invest Karnataka 2016. Triton Solar also supplies flexible and printed solar panels, lighting, and batteries.