The disastrous coal-driven electricity system in India may give a reprieve to the battered solar...

|By:, SA News Editor

The disastrous coal-driven electricity system in India may give a reprieve to the battered solar industry in the near future. The power sector problems there have become so acute due to mismanagement that it's starting to impede growth. As fossil-fuel grid power reaches near-parity with solar in the region, solar manufacturers see an opportunity - a country with plenty of sun and flat idle land that is starved for energy.