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Kochi airport - World's first solar-powered airport!

Kochi Airport is India's first airport to solely run on Solar energy. The engineers told our reporters that it was a six months project and the output is very efficient.

Solar dome to create awareness about solar energy

Solar dome to create awareness about solar energy

The entire dome will be covered by solar panels which, in turn, will produce electricity to run the project and will also provide power to the nearby Eco-Park at Rajarhat.

DNA: Australian Daily cartoon shows Indians eating solar panels

A cartoon published in a leading Australian daily today depicted Indians as starving and eating solar panels, drawing rebuke with many condemning it as "racist".The cartoon appeared in the Rupert Murdoch-owned The Australian in response to the Paris climate conference.The cartoon shows an emaciat

Racist much? Australian daily's cartoon shows Indians eating solar panels!

Racist much? Australian daily's cartoon shows Indians eating solar panels!

The said cartoon depicts an emaciated Indian family breaking up solar panels and one person trying to eat them with 'mango chutney'.

Faridabad Metro line's overbridges to have solar panels

Delhi Metro on Friday decided to install solar power panels on the foot-overbridges at the Faridabad corridor stations (Sarai to Escorts Mujesar), which will produce solar power of 225 KW.

India not to impose anti-dumping duty on solar panels: Nirmala

India has decided not to impose anti-dumping duty on imports of solar panels from countries like the US and China, Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Wednesday.

US sets new import duties on Chinese solar products

The United States slapped new import duties on solar panels and other related products from China on Tuesday after the Commerce department ruled they were produced using Chinese government subsidies, potentially inflaming trade tensions between the two countries.

EU slaps anti-dumping duties on Chinese solar panels

The European Union (EU) Tuesday decided to impose provisional anti-dumping duties on imports of Chinese solar panels, cells and wafers, Xinhua reported.

Exim bank provides $9 mn loan for export of solar panels

In 2010, Ex-Im Bank provided a USD 3.7 million loan to finance exports of Miasole's thin-film PV solar panels to a solar project in Gujarat.

Cheap chinese import may hit BHEL's Rs 2000 crore solar plan

"The company is planning to put up an investment worth Rs 2,000 crore in this (solar power) segment for manufacturing of silicon wafer, solar cell and solar module," a source in the know said.

New method may lead top more energy efficient solar panels

A scientist has come up with a new method to reconfigure the way solar panels are connected, which could lead to solar arrays in the future that are more energy efficient and reliable.

Roads made of solar panels may solve energy crisis

The US Department of Transportation is funding a new research project aimed at replacing asphalt with solar panels as the basic material for making roads, in a bid to solve the crisis of electricity.