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Solar Power Electronic Solutions by Amberroot Systems

Solar Power Electronic Solutions by Amberroot Systems
An Interview @REI 2016
India has set an ambitious target of 40 GW of solar coming from rooftop solar installations by 2022. This is going to be a herculean task to achieve unlike the utility scale target of 60 GW. This is because the problem with rooftop solar is that […]

Diverse Consulting Services in Solar – Nexus Energy Tech

 Diverse Consulting Services in Solar – Nexus Energy Tech
An Interview @REI 2016
Global consultancy firms estimate that renewable energy consulting is a $250 million market (Source) and is full of opportunities for companies and individuals with good experience in this upcoming industry.

Mr.Arvind Karandikar of Nexus Energy Tech fully understood this large potential and started a small […]

Flying High in Global Solar – Jinko Solar

Flying High in Global Solar – Jinko Solar

An Interview @REI 2016

According to the PV Manufacturing and Technology report 2016 by Solar Media (or PV Tech), the top three solar manufacturers are GCL, Trina Solar and Jinko solar. In this, if you ignore GCL as they are into completely integrated solar PV manufacturer starting from Polysilicon, […]

Bringing Spanish Solar expertise to Indian grounds – Immodo Renewables

Bringing Spanish Solar expertise to Indian grounds – Immodo Renewables

An Interview @REI 2016

There has been a tremendous influx of investments and market entry from international firms having solar offerings. The largest among these of course has been from solar panel manufacturers and solar inverters. Of late, at Solar Mango Consulting, we have also seen a […]

ProSolar Conference, Hyderabad – Good Insights on Solar in Telangana

 

I had the opportunity to anchor a solar conference in Hyderabad this Monday (Aug 22), and I was able to take away quite a few interesting insights from the event.

The conference, ProSolar, is an event put together by a business acquaintance, Mr Kesavan Sundara Murthy who is from the media sector. One must admire his persistent efforts […]

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A Million Solar LEDs Given – and 99 Million More to Go. Way to Go, IIT Mumbai!

This is a post I would request every reader to share with as many as possible.

It is the story of an IIT Professor’s massive ambition to help hundreds of millions of underprivileged Indians go to the next orbit – through a simple solar lamp!

This is how millions of rural children study today – inefficient and unhealthy

I […]

Monkey Insurance Anyone?

Pic credit: Reuters/American Energy News

Just when you thought many uncertainties were coming to an end for solar in India and things were kind of settling down, you read about a new kind of uncertainty – this time from monkeys.

Apparently, monkeys like solar panels, or at least they frequent the rooftop solar panel installations in quite […]

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 […]

The Problem with Rooftop Solar is that…It is Not a Must Have

(pic credit: CAD-IT Consultants)

A year back, I had given a 10 minute speech at Intersolar India on the real challenge for rooftop solar.

Some of my co-speakers felt I had hit the nub, while some others felt I was being pessimistic.

After I finish my post here, you decide which camp you belong to.

My main point was this: […]

Should India Say WTF to WTO on Solar?

Recently, a WTO ruling on solar went against India, in the context of “discriminatory trade practices”. The case was filed by the US against India.

I am sure there are lots of Indians having a knee-jerk reaction to this adverse ruling – WTF!

But I beg to differ from them. Let me explain this better.

To ADD or Not to […]