On Track
Indian Railways’ renewable energy plans

May 2017

India aims to move towards becoming a low-carbon economy and this is possible only with nationwide efforts from all stakeholders. In this respect, Indian Railways (IR), the country’s largest energy consumer, has set a goal […]

Spinning Backwards
Net metering basic

April 2017

India is currently witnessing a transition in its solar market. The initial emphasis was on large-scale grid-connected projects, driven by the Gujarat State Solar Policy (2009), the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (2010) and policies […]

Solar Journey
Adani’s Tamil Nadu plant sets an example

April 2017

A Renewable Watch team recently visited Adani Power’s 648 MW solar power plant in Tamil Nadu, accompanied by Jose Joseph, senior vice-president, transmission and distribution infrastructure and grid integration solutions, power grids, ABB. The following […]

Net Metering
Key to promoting rooftop solar

March 2017

Net metering was introduced in India to provide a boost to the solar rooftop segment. The mechanism allows for a two-way flow of power, wherein the consumer can generate electricity from the rooftop solar photovoltaic […]

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