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Solar cells: Government drops safeguard duty as high court reiterates stay

The finance ministry on Monday suspended the implementation of a safeguard duty on imported solar cells as the Orissa High Court last week reiterated via an interim order an earlier direction in this regard, which the ministry apparently did not heed. The court, hearing a writ petition against the imminent duty filed by local solar plant developers, had barred the ... Read More »

Future of renewable energy: Sunny investment climate for solar technology in India

On May 12, 2017, India recorded its lowest-ever solar tariff of Rs 2.44/unit of electricity. That is a 73% fall since 2010, and compares favourably with India’s cheapest power source–coal, electricity from which now ranges between Rs 3/unit and Rs 5/unit. The new low solar cost was announced at a reverse auction–in which the role of buyer and seller is reversed and the seller with the ... Read More »

Oracle Co-CEO Says It Did now not purchase solar Micro to Sue Google

Oracle Corp did now not acquire solar Microsystems in 2009 that allows you to release a copyright lawsuit in opposition to Google, but alternatively to protect its products that trusted sun’s software, Oracle co-leader government Safra Catz informed jurors on Monday. In an ordeal at San Francisco federal courtroom, Oracle claims Google’s Android telephone working device violated its copyright on ... Read More »