Solar Projects

  • Rajasthan to have world's largest 4,000 MW ultra mega solar power project January 29, 2014

    Three central ministries on Wednesday joined hands to launch the world's largest 4,000 MW ultra mega solar power project in Rajasthan, a statement said. Six public sector undertakings (PSUs) of the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, the Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises and the Ministry of Power signed...
  • India to set up world's largest solar project near Sambhar lake in Rajasthan September 21, 2013

    The government on Friday said it has initiated the process of setting up 4,000 MW ultra mega green solar power project near Sambhar lake in Rajasthan. "The Department of Heavy Industry (DHI) initiated the process of setting up the Sambhar Ultra Mega Green Solar Power Project in the 23,000 acre area...
  • Kerala: UDF claims solar panel scam a ploy to target Chandy July 9, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: The ruling United Democratic Front that met at Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy's official residence late Monday night decided to back the beleaguered leader after revelations made by a businessman. "This is nothing but a plot of the Left opposition and the UDF is solidly behind our chief minister...
  • Ajay Devgan meets Modi, discusses solar projects May 16, 2012

    Ahmedabad: Bollywood actor Ajay Devgan on Tuesday met Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and showed keenness to enhance participation in the solar power generation projects in the state, official sources said. After setting up a 25 MW solar power plant through a joint venture in Gujarat's solar park at Charanka, the...
  • Gujarat solar project produces power, saves water May 4, 2012

    Mehsana: A new solar project in Mehsana in Gujarat not just produces energy, but also saves water. The 1 MW power plant will produce 16 lakh units of electricity a year, but more importantly, will prevent about 90 lakh litres of water from being evaporated every year. "A project like this...