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India Is Set for Solar Success in 2017

India Is Set for Solar Success in 2017

The India One solar thermal power plant may have plenty of company by the end of this year. By Brooke Nally 2017 looks like it might be the best year ever for solar adoption. Initiatives are set to pick up speed around the world, including in China . Of all the nations with big plans, though, India just might have the biggest. India expects to commission 7.7 gigawatts of utility-scale solar projects this year, a 90 percent increase from 2016. These will join 1.1 GW of rooftop solar capacity — a 75 percent increase over 2016 — for a total of nearly 9 GW of capacity added this year alone. This will put the country’s total installed solar capacity at 18 GW and help it break into the top three countries in the world for installed solar capacity. India’s long-term goals are ambitious: The country wants to get at least 175 GW of power from clean sources by 2022, 100 GW of which ...

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2017/02/india-solar-power-boo...

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