Photovoltaic system: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
DST-IIEST Solar PV Hub inaugurated at Shibpur, WB
Published: October 28, 2020
On October 27, 2020, the Union Education Minister, Shri Ramesh pokhriyal nishank inaugurated the DST-IIEST Solar PV Hub. The hub was inaugurated at Shibpur in Howrah District of West Bengal . Highlights The funds to develop the hub was allocated by the Department of Science and Technology. It is backed by the centre of excellence ..
Category: Economy & Banking Current Affairs
Indian Solar Imports from China to increase
Published: July 4, 2020
The Solar Cell manufacturing capacity of India is 2.5 GW. Around 5 GW of power is under construction. Also, the Power Ministry has recently approved for 3GW. This means that the solar equipment imports from China, which is already contributing 80% of solar equipment import is to increase. Highlights On July 3, 2020, the Union ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2020
Total installed capacity of solar power generation of India crosses 25 giga watts
Published: September 20, 2018
According to Mercom India Research, the total installed capacity of solar power generation of India has crossed 25 giga watts (GV). This includes both large-scale and rooftop solar. The utility-scale solar PV projects in India accounts for over 22.5 GW of installed capacity & the rooftop solar projects account for over 2.4 GW as of ..