Many of our distributors, customers and others have asked about GST and the implications on the solar industry. To the best of our knowledge, GST rates for modules have not yet been notified. Here is a link to a YouTube video on the basics of GST by Hasmukh Adhia, Revenue Secretary. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=HXGs5vbeyAM
Sourced and adapted from greentechmedia.com Module prices will stay at current low levels, roughly Rs.24-26 for megawatt orders, roughly Rs.30 for container quantities and roughly Rs.32-36 for small orders. Manufacturers prefer to operate their production lines at full capacity (and full employment), even if they are selling at breakeven or less. As the year progresses, [...]
But the best is yet to come. (www.bridgetoindia.com) As 2016 comes to an end, it is worth taking a holistic look at the Indian solar sector to analyse key trends, challenges and outlook. Key highlights include record project volumes – both for capacity addition and issue of new tenders, improving power distribution company (DISCOM) financial [...]
From Bridge to India India's solar water pump market struggling to take off In 2014, India’s Modi government announced a target to install 1 million solar water pumps, equivalent to approximately 3,000 MW, for irrigation and drinking water by 2021 (refer). But actual cumulative installed base stood at merely 25,000 pumps as of April 2016 [...]
Trekkers bring light to a remote village with Devidayal's Katelyn solar energy kit.
The Devidayal Solar Solutions team had a successful Intersolar 2016 that was well attended from 19-21st October. The effort was spearheaded by Deepak Sashidharan, our BDM and Anil Yadav, Sr. Sales Support member. We look forward to welcoming many new Maharashtra distributors and dealers into our fold. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for any follow up from [...]
Great solar innovation!http://www.energydigital.com/renewableenergy/4298/Meet-the-new-disruptive-player-in-residential-solar The SolPad solar panel integrates solid-state batteries into the panel itself, as well as an inverter system and software that utilises app-based gamification to encourage sustainable energy use.