India’s ‘head in the sand’ over solar grid integration challenges

Curtailment of PV generation is an increasingly common phenomenon in India as the country’s solar capacity expansion outstrips the grid’s ability to accommodate it. Tom Kenning reports on efforts being made to address the problem and the role storage could play in providing a solution.

Karnataka tenders 860MW of dispersed solar

The Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited (KREDL) has issued a request for proposal (RfP) for 860MW of solar, split between 43 taluks with 20MW in each.

Indian solar tariffs overdue a major correction

Indian solar tariffs are overdue a major correction and many smaller players are likely to drop out of the sector over the next few years, according to panellists at Intersolar India 2017 in Mumbai.

Spanish and Indian solar associations collaborate

Spanish solar association UNEF has signed a cooperation agreement with the National Solar Energy Federation of India (NSEFI) to support each other in promoting solar energy and defending the interests of the sector in both countries.