India’s SunAlpha commissions 2 MW solar power plant in Rajasthan

Jaipur-based SunAlpha Energy has commissioned India’s largest 2 megawatts (MW) solar plant under the PM-KUSUM (Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha Evam Utthaan Mahabhiyan) Scheme in Rajasthan. The scheme is aimed at ensuring energy security for farmers in India, along with honouring the country’s commitment to increase the share of installed capacity of electric power from […]

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Adani Green ready with $1.35 billion fund to finance 1.7 GW hybrid renewable projects

Adani Green Energy has raised $1.35 billion in foreign loans from 12 international banks to finance hybrid (wind+solar) renewable projects in Rajasthan. The revolving project finance facility would initially finance the 1.69 GW hybrid portfolio of solar and wind renewable projects to be set up in four SPVs (special purpose vehicles) in Rajasthan, AGEL said in […]

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EDEN Renewables India gets $165 million funding for its 450 MWp solar project in Rajasthan

EDEN Renewables India has secured $165 million from DBS Bank Ltd, Standard Chartered Bank and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (Singapore) for financing its 450-megawatt peak (MWp) solar power project in Rajasthan. “EDEN Renewables India (EDEN) has now successfully secured financial close for its Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) III solar PV project, with a group […]

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India’s guar seed exports declined in 2020; hoping for opportunities in 2021

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It has been a dismal story for Guar producers in 2020. Guar prices were already negative affected in 2019 by weak demand from global markets, and in 2020 the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic made the situation far worse for the Guar seed industry. Demand from the oil rig companies where usage of guar gum to extract oil is higher, halted. World markets had turned sluggish mainly because of a slump in demand […]

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