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Solar and its challenges in India

  • By downtoearth.org.in
  • April 23, 2019, 5:35 a.m.
Second, the factors causing negative growth of the solar sector in CY 2018 — the confusion along the GST and the import duty on solar equipment — are yet to be resolved completely. Thirdly, on the domestic manufacturing front, India fares worse.
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DGAP-News: Hemp, Inc. Releases its 2018 Annual Report Showing Massive Revenue Increase Over Previous Year

  • By Markets Insider
  • April 23, 2019, 2:53 a.m.
With the solar equipment in place, the site's solar power operation will be completed in the next days. As soon as the live streaming video cameras are up and operational, the world can actually ...
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Is South Portland the ‘greenest’ city in Maine? It’s a leader, for sure

  • By Portland Press Herald
  • April 22, 2019, 11:37 p.m.
Under solar contracts negotiated in tandem, each city will purchase electricity from ReVision at higher-than-market rates for the first six years, before being able to buy the solar equipment outright for nearly $1.6 million. The neighboring cities have ...
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Three years since the Paris Agreement, here’s where India stands on Earth Day

  • By Business Insider India
  • April 22, 2019, 3:09 p.m.
India’s Solar Energy Initiative was well underway before the Paris Agreement in 2016 but the country’s plans to be the world’s greatest solar energy success has been struggling in the face of expensive solar equipment and increasing import duties.
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Solar Energy at Innova Disc Golf

  • By Innova Discs
  • April 22, 2019, 2:24 p.m.
We offset that number by generating 460,000 kWh through our solar equipment—close to 80% of our total usage. Since installation, our solar equipment has generated 640 MWh of electricity, which is about 400 tons of CO2 offset.
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The prospects for solar after the Indian elections

  • By pv magazine International
  • April 22, 2019, 10:34 a.m.
“For India to become a world leader in solar energy, immediate steps to develop [a] robust and sustainable ecosystem for manufacturing solar equipment are also required. “Currently, India’s solar PV cell manufacturing capacity stands at 3.1 ...
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Column | Aur Beck: Looking back on 20 years of solar

  • By The Southern Illinoisan
  • April 21, 2019, 8 a.m.
I originally started my business in 1999 to be able to afford to buy solar equipment and support my passion. I had already been playing and tinkering with solar for almost 10 years at that point ...
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Cheap Solar Panels Power Consumer Appliance Boom in North Korea

  • By nytimes.com
  • April 18, 2019, 5:28 a.m.
Kim Yun-soung, a research fellow at the Green Energy Strategy Institute in Seoul, said the North's push for domestic production of solar equipment was spurred by sanctions banning imports of metal products. "Electricity was the biggest problem but we ...
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Cheap solar panels power home appliance boom in N. Korea

  • By asahi
  • April 17, 2019, 11:25 p.m.
Kim Yun-soung, a research fellow at the Green Energy Strategy Institute in Seoul, said the North's push for domestic production of solar equipment was spurred by sanctions banning imports of metal products. "Electricity was the biggest problem but we ...
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FEATURE-Cheap solar panels power consumer appliance boom in N.Korea

  • By Reuters
  • April 17, 2019, 7:43 p.m.
Kim Yun-soung, a research fellow at the Green Energy Strategy Institute in Seoul, said the North’s push for domestic production of solar equipment was spurred by sanctions banning imports of metal products. “Electricity was the biggest problem but we ...