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The 2016 Healthy Workplaces winners include Hindustan Unilever Limited, Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd, Reliance Industries Limited, Dow Chemical International, NTPC Limited, Britannia Industries, IOCL, Corporate Office, Tata Power Solar, Columbia Asia Hospital – Hebbal, and Indian Railways.

In January, the solar power tariff had touched a record low with Finland-based energy firm Fortum Finnsurya Energy quoting Rs 4.34 a unit to bag the mandate to set up a 70 MW solar plant under NTPC’s Bhadla solar park tender.

The solar energy company said it has tied up approximately $309 million for the project finance of its over 450 MW large-scale utility as well as commercial and industrial solar power projects in the states of Karnataka, Punjab, Andhra Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi.

India’s rooftop solar energy capacity has crossed 1 gigawatt (GW) mark this year with 513 MW generation capacity added over the past 12 months, says Bridge to India report.


Keeping in view India’s development imperatives over the next decade, India cannot completely drop fossil fuels from its energy basket in the near future according to Power Minister Piyush Goyal.

Power and automation technology firm ABB India today announced that it will install a fully integrated and standardised microgrid at its Vadodara facility in Gujarat to boost renewable energy generation while reducing dependency on fossil fuel.

Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama on Tuesday asked people to curtail use of fossil fuel and switch to clean sources of energy like solar and wind power to reduce carbon emissions and fight global warming.

Reliance Power plans to double capacity of its Rosa and Butibori thermal power plants and will set up a 400 MW solar plant in the coming years, the company’s Chairman Anil Ambani said.

India lost its appeal at the World Trade Organization in a dispute over solar power on Friday, failing to overturn a U.S. Is hydroelectric energy safe complaint that New Delhi had discriminated against importers in the Indian solar power sector.

India lost its appeal at the World Trade Organisation in a dispute over solar power on Friday, failing to overturn a US complaint that New Delhi had discriminated against importers in the Indian solar power sector.

Scientists in Germany have developed the first complete and compact artificial photosynthesis system that uses solar power to split water and produce hydrogen fuel.

Government will set up a Rs 1,500-crore buffer fund to avoid delay in payments to solar power developers under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM).

The company generates power from various fuel sources such as thermal (coal, gas and oil), hydroelectric power, renewable energy (wind and solar) and waste heat recovery, thereby, reinforcing its position as the largest integrated power company in India.