January 2018

January 31, 2018

USA Solar Import Duties Lead To Unexpected Outcomes And Opportunities

USA Safeguard Duty on Solar Panel Imports  The Trump administration’s imposition of Section 201 safeguard duties on imports of solar panels is leading to unexpected outcomes […]
January 30, 2018

Global Solar Growth Shoots Through The 100 GW Mark Growing 26% In 2017

Global Solar Growth – 2018 Solar demand in 2017 has crossed the 100 GW mark for the first time ever, showing a solid growth of 26% over […]
January 25, 2018

Benefits of LED Lights

LED Lights As we are sailing through the 21st century, we look to become more effective and efficient in life and technology. As laptops have replaced […]
January 24, 2018

Why is Australia Building An Expensive Solar Thermal Power Even As PV Solar Plus Storage Goes Down To 3.6 cents

Solar Thermal – Australia The South Australian government has given an approval for $650 million solar thermal plant to be built by USA company SolarResevere. This […]
January 23, 2018

Another Chinese Solar Manufacturing Star Rises After Longi

About Tongwei Group Tongwei Group has become one of the fastest growing solar manufacturers in the world after it rapidly increased its capacity and shipments of solar […]
January 22, 2018

Despite Massive Potential, Waste to Energy Still Remains A Non-starter in India

Waste-to-Energy in India The waste-to-energy industry in India has massive potential as there are more than 370 million urban residents in India generating thousands and thousands […]
January 18, 2018

Indian Power Developers Continue To Face The Whimsical Ways Of The Buying Utilities Leading To Litigation

The Indian power industry is a tough place with falling prices and utilities which refuse to honor their past commitments. The whole Indian electricity sector is […]
January 17, 2018

India’s Proposed Safeguard Duty On Solar Panels Sets The Cat Among Pigeons

Safeguard Duty On Solar Panel Import in India The Directorate General of Safeguards, Customs and Central Excise has found a preliminary case of imposing a 70% […]
January 16, 2018

Nuclear Equipment Maker Westinghouse Gets A Surprise Buyer As Market Remains Half Dead

Toshiba’s Westinghouse nuclear division sold The nuclear equipment market which used to be dominated by the likes of GE, Toshiba, and Hitachi, is almost half dead with […]
January 15, 2018

Australia Continues To Put Up Solar Energy At Record Pace As Retail Electricity Prices Remain Too High

The distorted electricity market in Australia is the biggest factor in the record pace of solar installations being seen in the country. Australia racked up more […]
January 11, 2018

India May Permanently Impose An Import Duty On Solar Panels

Import Duties On Solar Panels in India The recent fracas between the customs department and the ministry of new and renewable energy (MNRE) may result in […]
January 10, 2018

Indian Large Scale Solar Prices Remain Low Despite Rising Uncertainty Over Solar Panel Prices

Solar Energy Prices Lowest in India Stiff competition in India’s solar sector has kept a check on the prices of solar energy with the most recent […]
January 9, 2018

Backed By 50 GW of Domestic Demand, Chinese Solar Manufacturers Go In For Huge Expansion

More Solar Capacity Expansion in China The Chinese solar manufacturers across the value chain are rapidly expanding capacity as the global demand has crossed the 100 […]
January 8, 2018

ADD, GST and PPAs – The Three Antiheroes Of Indian Solar Industry In 2017

ADD, GST and PPAs – Dampener in 2017 2017 was an important year for solar in India. The country achieved a historical low tariff of INR […]
January 5, 2018

2017 Gone By At Greenworldinvestor!

Let’s Have A Look at the Year Gone By at Greenworldinvestor! January Solar Air Conditioners Become Mainstream With Launch of INR 90,000 Product From Videocon 10 […]
January 4, 2018

India – One Step Closer To Its Rooftop Solar Target!

India’s Second Largest Rooftop Solar project Installed  After the country’s and the world’s largest rooftop solar project installed in 2015 near Amritsar, Punjab, India got its second-largest […]
January 3, 2018

A Happy New Year For India’s Renewable Energy Targets

India’s Renewable Energy Report Card for 2017 India’s massive 175 GW of renewable energy installations by 2022 is the largest capacity expansion program in the world. […]
January 2, 2018

Demand of Major Commodities to Go Up With India's Ambitious Solar Target

India has set an ambitious target of installing 100 GW of solar installations by 2022. While this will benefit the overall power and energy industry in […]