Solar Energy News Roundup for March 23, 2018

Solar Energy News Roundup for March 23, 2018

Azure Power adds 130MW of solar project wins to portfolio

Azure Power secured new project wins with Indian Railways and Karnataka Renewable Energy Development which totals to 130MW.

Source: PV-TECH

 

Microsoft signs ‘largest’ US corporate solar agreement for 315MW in Virginia

Tech giant Microsoft plans to purchase power from 315MW of a 500MW solar project in Virginia, which represents the single largest corporate purchase of solar energy ever in the US, the company claimed.

Source: PC-TECH

 

ADB providing US$260 million loan to upgrade Pakistan’s transmission network

The Asian Development Bank is going to provide a US$260 million loan to the Government of Pakistan to improve the country’s power transmission network and help offtake of power from new and renewable energy power projects.

Source: PV-TECH