Top India Solar and Power Related Apps for Download

NOV 22, 2017

AHA Solar Rooftop Helper: This app is a platform that estimates the cost of installing a solar PV rooftop system using factors such as the estimated system size to help determine the approximate cost, applicable government incentives, and financing options. It also connects users with information about nearby rooftop solar PV installers and provides them with information on the prerequisites needed to construct a solar rooftop system. The platform is designed to connect end consumers with solar PV installers while offering information about solar power and customized solutions for those interested in adopting solar technology.
This app is available on Android and on the Web
Modi, in Davos, Praises Globalization Without Noting India's Trade Barriers - New York Times

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 21:23:55 GMT

Mr. Modi's government is also considering a recommendation by India's Directorate General of Safeguards, Customs and Central Excise that the country impose 70 percent tariffs on imported solar panels. Such a move would appear to conflict with Mr. Modi ...and more »
Trump solar tariff follows in the footsteps of EU, India - Newsday

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 20:57:36 GMT

The tariff “will not create adequate cell or module manufacturing to meet U.S. demand, or keep foreign-owned Suniva and SolarWorld afloat,” but “will create a crisis in a part of our economy that has been thriving,” said Abigail Ross Hopper, president ...
India, Canada Defend Free Trade as US Imposes Tariffs - U.S. News & World Report

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 18:20:49 GMT

India, Canada Defend Free Trade as US Imposes Tariffs. Just hours after U.S. President Donald Trump approved tariffs on imported solar-energy components and large washing machines, the leaders of Canada and India come out forcefully Tuesday against any ...and more »
Trump's Solar Tariffs Skewer $161 Billion Industry Led by China - BloombergQuint

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 18:10:02 GMT

China has become by far the biggest market for solar panels, dwarfing all other markets combined. The government is seeking both to clear up pollution that blights city air and feed galloping demand for electricity. The chart below shows the U.S ...and more »
Trump slaps tariffs on foreign washing machines and solar panels in 'America First' move on trade - but importers ... - Daily Mail

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 17:37:30 GMT

U.S. President Donald Trump slapped steep tariffs on imported washing machines and solar panels in an order he was signing Tuesday. The move gave a boost to Whirlpool and dealt a setback to the renewable energy industry in the first of several ...and more »
Trump tariffs trigger a wave of protectionist worries - CBS News

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 17:20:18 GMT

Governments raising barriers to free trade is "worrisome," Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi warned in a speech delivered in Davos just hours after Trump approved the tariffs. While meant to boost U.S. companies, the 30 percent tariff on most ...and more »
India to host first summit of International Solar Alliance: PM Narendra Modi - Economic Times

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 16:27:00 GMT

... Indian Prime Minister to do so in 21 years -- Modi took the opportunity to elaborate on the threat of climate change. On India's efforts to generate more renewable power, Modi said: "To save the environment and to counter climate change, a huge ...and more »
Full text: PM Modi's keynote speech at plenary session of WEF in Davos - The Indian Express

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 16:15:00 GMT

This is our soft power; in fact, our real power. Now, the whole world has started recognizing it. In fact, India has also believed in Samagrata or Purnata which is wholeness (ॐ पूर्णमदः पूर्णमिदं पूर्णात्पुर्णमुदच्यते पूर्णस्य पूर्णमादाय ...and more »
India's Modi defends free trade as the US raises tariffs - WDEF News 12

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 13:59:21 GMT

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi warned Tuesday that the recent wave of trade protectionism, in which governments raise barriers to free trade between nations, is “worrisome.” Modi delivered the warning in a speech Tuesday at the World Economic ...and more »
Trump says no trade war despite Asia outcry over tariffs - BBC News

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 13:23:49 GMT

China, the world's biggest solar panel producer, said the move was an "overreaction" and pledged to "work with other WTO members to resolutely defend its legitimate interests". India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke against tariffs at the World ...and more »
Trump solar tariffs reverberate in India, China's biggest buyer - The Edge Markets MY

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 11:58:45 GMT

(Jan 23): President Donald Trump imposing duties on foreign-made solar equipment comes as India considers its own protections from overseas supplies, after becoming China's biggest solar panel export market last year. India's finance ministry this ...and more »
PM Modi at Davos: India making rapid strides in renewable energy -

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 11:23:49 GMT

Modi also said India had taken the lead in fighting climate change by setting up the International Solar Alliance - a global grouping of more than 121 countries, most of them being sunshine countries, which fall either completely or partly between the ...and more »
Reaction to Trump's 30% solar import tariffs - PV-Tech

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 11:18:23 GMT

"Will this decision have any impact on the decision of the Indian government itself [on imposing its own import duties]? Logically, it should not, the Indian government should be carrying out its own objective investigation, but obviously, it's a very ...and more »
Trump imposes tariff on imported solar cells, washing machines - The New Indian Express

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 10:58:00 GMT

Samsung called the tariffs "a tax on every consumer who wants to buy a washing machine". Meanwhile China, the world's biggest solar panel manufacturer, said the move would further damage the global trade environment. China is the US's biggest trading ...and more »
PM Modi Talked of India's Solar Dream at Davos. Here's Why Budget 2018 is Last Hope for Its Success - News18

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 10:57:47 GMT

PM Modi Talked of India's Solar Dream at Davos. Here's Why Budget 2018 is Last Hope for Its Success. As of December 15, 2017, India had an installed solar power capacity of 16.68 GW, New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) minister RK Singh told Parliament on ...and more »
India's Karnataka starts 1.2-GW solar tender - Renewables Now

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 10:50:52 GMT

January 23 (Renewables Now) - The Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Ltd (KREDL) is accepting proposals for the construction of a 1,200-MW solar park within the Pavagada photovoltaic (PV) complex. The deadline for bids in the tender is February 21 ...and more »
Donald Trump's solar module tariff barrier may help India's green economy - Brinkwire (press release)

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 10:21:00 GMT

New Delhi: India's solar power sector may benefit from the US President Donald Trump's decision on Monday to levy tariff on imported solar panels. In what will impact Chinese module manufacturers, Trump whose presidential campaign and term has been ...and more »
India seeks bidders for 160-MW solar/wind project - Renewables Now

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 09:14:11 GMT

January 23 (Renewables Now) - The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) seeks parties interested in developing a 160-MW solar-wind hybrid project with energy storage in Andhra Pradesh. The notice was published on SECI's website on Monday. With it ...and more »
India has quietly downscaled its rooftop solar power target - Quartz

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 05:10:28 GMT

Rooftop solar may have been the fastest-growing segment within India's renewable energy sector last year, but it is still not growing fast enough. The Narendra Modi government has quietly downscaled its targets for financial year 2017-18 to only 1,000 ...and more »
Powering Sustainability: Sanjeev Sharma, MD, ABB India - Economic Times

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 07:46:00 GMT

Localized power generation or distributed generation models like microgrids powered by renewables will make a huge difference in improving energy access. Communities in far flung areas will be greatly benefitted. Solar or wind sources can be used to ...
India's big electricity push to bring millions out of darkness - Gulf Times

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 07:14:00 GMT

As the last of Indian villages like Anandpur light up to become cogs of the economy, New Delhi is also building one of the fastest growing renewable and solar power programmes in the world. The country is accelerating efforts to achieve its ambitious ...and more »
china gives over 32k solar power generators to Nepal - Free Press Journal

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 04:41:17 GMT

The donated items included 32,000 sets of household solar power generation systems and 325 sets of solar power generation systems, state-run Xinhua News Agency reported. The aid from China comes as left alliance headed by CPN- UML leader K P Sharma Oli ...and more »
CPPIB to acquire ADB's 6.3 per cent stake in ReNew power - Economic Times

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 02:09:00 GMT

ReNew Power is a leading Indian renewable energy developer and operator with clean energy capacity diversified across wind, utility-scale solar and rooftop solar power-producing assets. "This transaction aligns well with our overall power and ...and more »
1 Gigawatt Solar Power Tender Planned In India's Maharashtra State - CleanTechnica

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 16:41:35 GMT

India's largest state, in terms of power consumption, is set to float its first major solar power tender this year. Despite its huge appetite for electricity, the state of Maharashtra has lagged between other Indian states to set up large-scale solar ...and more »
Indian State Cuts Solar Base Tariff By 18% For 860 Megawatt Tender - CleanTechnica

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 16:31:14 GMT

The bids submitted by prospective developers is expected to be higher than what has been seen in auctions organized by the Solar Energy Corporation of India. Developers would likely have to acquire land themselves and there is not payment assurance ...and more »
Indian Bank Commits $5 Billion In Solar Funding By 2030 - CleanTechnica

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 17:46:03 GMT

One of India's leading private sector banks has pledged to mobilize a large volume of funds to finance large-scale solar power projects in India by 2030. The announcement was made at the International Solar Alliance conference recently held in Abu ...and more »
NEXTracker Lands 325 Megawatt Tracker Deal At Egypt's Benban Solar Park - CleanTechnica

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 16:55:29 GMT

“We're thrilled that Sterling and Wilson chose NEXTracker to supply our trackers for what's predicted to be the largest solar facility in the world,” said Dan Shugar, founder and CEO at NEXTracker. “We've developed a successful partnership with ...and more »
International Solar Alliance Eyes 100 Projects By April - CleanTechnica

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 16:53:46 GMT

These include Vyonarc Development Ltd., Greenko Solar, Gensol Group and SOLARIG from Spain, Shakti Pump, Refex Energy, Amplus Solar, TATA Power, Jackson Solar, Hero Future Group, and Zodiac Energy. A number of these companies are based in India and ...and more »
India Forced To Cancel Solar Tender Due To WTO Ruling - CleanTechnica

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 16:45:35 GMT

NTPC, however, would have signed back-to-back power purchase agreements with NDMC, a government-owned power utility in India's capital Delhi. However, NDMC does not have enough power demand to consume the entire 250 MW capacity and would have ended up ...and more »
India's Tamil Nadu Plans 500 Megawatt Solar Park - CleanTechnica

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 16:36:23 GMT

The south Indian state of Tamil Nadu has announced plans to set up a 500 megawatt solar power park. This will be the first solar power park the state government has planned under the central government's 40 gigawatt program. The solar park will be ...and more »