Tesla cuts prices on solar power systems as it looks to entice customers
Friday, November 16, 2018, 7:47 PM
Tesla has reduced prices on its solar power systems as it looks to make sustainable energy use more affordable. "As-a-result of the vertical integration of our solar products into Tesla's retail stores and increased efficiencies we've realized over the past-year by closing more expensive sales channels like door-to-door sales, we are now able to reduce-prices for our solar-power-systems," a Tesla spokesperson told CNBC.
UP to offer subsidised solar pumps to farmers for irrigation
Thursday, November 15, 2018, 6:08 PM
The UP government will give 10,000 solar-pumps for irrigation purpose to farmers at upto 70% subsidy on a first come-first serve basis this fiscal, state agriculture minister Surya Pratap Shahi said. Solar energy-driven pump set is an emerging alternative of electrical and diesel pump systems in farm irrigation. "It is also a boon for farmers who have not been able to get electricity connection."