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Consolidation in the Indian Solar and Other RE Sectors

Recently, I had written a detailed blog post on the M&A and related investments happening in the Indian solar power sector.

Read an interesting article in the Hindu Business Line that reviewed the various M&A and investment activities happening in the Indian solar power sector in specific, and renewable energy in general.

Such an acceleration and consolidation […]

Why Make in India Makes Enormous Sense for Solar

The Make in India campaign by the Modi government is in full flow.

There is a visceral “feel-good” factor about making something in our country, isn’t there? The economists among you will point out that feeling good viscerally is not enough, it should feel good economically too. And it is indeed true that making everything at […]

Choosing the Right EPC for MW Scale Solar Power Plants

Who is an EPC and why does it matter?

EPC, which stands for Engineering, Procurement, Construction, refers to the company that does turnkey work for a solar power plant implementation – from design, to procurement of components to power plant construction. Some EPCs also take up maintenance work during the duration of the solar power plant.

It is said that the choice of an […]

Solar Module Big Six to Reach 50% Global Mkt Share by 2016 – Canadian Solar, Hanwha Q CELLS, JA Solar, JinkoSolar, Trina Solar & Yingli Green

According to a research report from PV Tech, the big-six c-Si module suppliers in the solar PV industry today – Canadian Solar, Hanwha Q CELLS, JA Solar, JinkoSolar, Trina Solar and Yingli Green – are forecast to increase market share again in 2016, taking their collective market share of global module supply to almost 50%.

This inference […]

By |December 5th, 2015|Solar Companies, Solar Panels|8 Comments

Is Rs 4.63/unit solar power price by SunEdison realistic and sustainable?

The recent bid by SunEdison of Rs 4.63/unit for the 500 MW solar PV block of Andhra Pradesh has set the market talking about how fast the cost of solar is coming down

At the same time, those in the know are asking whether SunEdison is quoting unsustainably low prices and shooting itself in the foot.

Well, […]