Rooftop sector continues to increase rapidly, with a growth rate of 61% over the previous financial year, says Bridge to India.
Calls for lifting priority sector lending limit for clean energy sector echo several similar, but failed attempts over last five years.
The usual big names participate with bids ranging between an unsurprising 2.54-2.55 rupees per unit, Bridge to India MD tells PV Tech.
Significant deployment uptick expected for the next two years even as sector faces land acquisition and network challenges, says Bridge to India report.
CEO's expect 58GW of solar additions over the next five years, while average PV tariffs bids still seen as aggressive.
After record low tariff project gets safeguard duty relief, ACME Solar president tells PV Tech that compensation payment timelines are clear and other state commissions will likely follow centre's lead, while analyst warns of PPA differences.
One analyst says latest poor show of interest is part of a worrying trend in cancellations and under subscriptions.
Bridge to India estimates PV waste volumes will increase to 1.8 million tonnes by 2050 in the South Asian nation and has called for "immediate efforts" on related policy.
Finlay Colville interviews Vinay Rustagi ahead of his talk at PV IndiaTech in Delhi next week.
Major Indian PV developer says this is a 'special one-off case', while one analyst warns of potential escalation in time of trade anxiety.
Firms to invest in utility-scale projects alongside India’s NIIF through CDC-owned platform that is currently constructing 500MW worth of solar.
A grateful rooftop PV industry enjoys last week's US$1.6 billion support boost, but longs for a different subsidy model with fewer processes.
Pretty much everything that could go wrong for Indian solar in 2018, did go wrong, but 2019 will be brighter, according to the 'India Solar Compass Q4 2018' report from Bridge to India.
A 1GW solar auction has been completed in the Indian state of Maharashtra with tariffs remaining competitive but the number of winning players further narrowing, according to an industry analyst.
India’s renewable energy deployment is expected grow by 50% year-on-year in 2019 with a total of 15,860MW of installations, according to a report by consultancy firm Bridge to India.