In a notification released by the Industries, Labour and Energy Department, a tax of INR 1.2/ unit would be levied as Electricity Duty for units produced by Solar for self-use. (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.
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…)
After having read an analysis on the Gujarat Net- Metering Regulations, here is a step-by-step procedure of Net-Metering application for those in Gujarat been waiting for these to kick start their projects. The procedure for application is beautifully outlined here in the Guidelines with set timelines. This finally seems a lot more organized and straightforward framework. (more…)