But developers must show that they are not using protected land and have applied for water permits.
India, with plans to install 550 MW of CSP by 2013, could emerge a major player in this area.
The Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission launched last year has positioned India to become a global leader in the growth of concentrating solar power (CSP) technologies.
The National Solar Mission is gathering momentum as more number of projects move towards financial closure and achieve land acquisition, the review meeting of projects noted.
Ex-Im Bank is the first international financing institution to approve solar-power projects under India’s National Solar Mission
Solar-energy companies – including a small business – in Washington State and Ohio are benefiting from Ex-Im Bank financing of their exports to customers in India.
SkyFuel has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Megha Engineering and Infrastructures Limited (MEIL) regarding the use of its parabolic trough collector in concentrating solar power (CSP) projects.
Most countries including India are banking on solar power, which can generate electricity by PV or indirectly by Concentrated Solar Power CSP.