MNRE deserves a round of applause for attempting to make an App (SuryaMitra App) to make lives easier for end customers who want to install Rooftop Solar. To give you a brief, this App provides end customers an interface to request for a Rooftop Solar/ Solar Water Heating service. (more…)
On 9/11, Donald Trump was declared the 45th President of the United States of America. While it is unclear how a Trump Presidency will affect multiple issues like USA’s stand on war, taxes and the economy, his stance on climate change and renewable energy is clear. And it’s not looking good.
- Donald Trump has famously called climate change a “Chinese Hoax”. He has effecively denied what 99% of scientists have proven.
Yesterday at 8:30 PM, we all were witness to a very big move made by the Modi government to tackle the problem of undeclared income, demonetizing INR 500 and INR 1000 rupee notes. All the citizens have been asked to exchange their existing such notes from the banks for new ones (refer). This is a huge move which was kept absolutely secret from the public until 8:30 PM yesterday and has been implemented from today at 12 AM. (more…)
Although it’s been a while since the Madhya Pradesh Net-Metering Regulations were formalized, it’s only now that we see people applying for net-metering and some ground level action. Madhya Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (MPERC), released the regulations in October last year and can be viewed here. (more…)
It begins with a basic outline that Delhi has a solar potential of 2.5 GW of which 49% (almost half) would come from the domestic sector. This brings us back to think about the role played by residential rooftops in Delhi in making solar a great success and popularizing it. (more…)