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EIB signs EUR 150 million loan with IREDA to finance clean energy projects in India

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 12, 2018

The European investment bank (EIB) has signed a EUR 150 million long-term loan with the Indian renewable energy development agency (IREDA) to finance clean energy projects in India. ...

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India should simplify clean energy rules: EDF chief

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 12, 2018

India needs to simplify regulations to meet its goal of achieving 175 GW of renewable power capacity by 2022 and it is for regulators to see if aggressive bidding for projects are yielding...

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AIIB approves $1.5 bln in loans to India for infrastructure projects

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 28, 2018

Beijing-based Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved $1.5 billion in loans to India for infrastructure-related projects in 2018, a senior official of the AIIB said on Tuesday...

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Rockefeller Foundation and cKers Finance Partner to Develop the Decentralized Renewable Energy Sector

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 13, 2018

The Rockefeller Foundation today announced it is investing in cKers Finance, India’s only catalytic debt provider for asset financing in sustainable energy sectors, with the aim of scaling up...

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India will need at least $125 billion to fund renewables dream: government official

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 18, 2018

India will need at least $125 billion to fund its ambitious plan to increase the share of renewable power supply in the country’s grid by 2022, a top government official told Reuters,...

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Centrum invests Rs 100 crore in solar power firm Waaree Energies

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 21, 2017

Waaree Energies Limited, an integrated solar power solutions company has raised Rs 100 crore through a structured financing deal from Centrum Financial Services Limited, as the Mumbai-based...

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Private investment can help India reduce 35% greenhouse gas emissions: IFC

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 3, 2017

India is on track to meet its climate targets, including reducing the greenhouse gas emissionsby up to 35 per cent by 2030, by channelling trillions of dollars in private investments through a combination of policy reforms and innovative business...

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EBRD inks pact with International Solar Alliance for cooperation in solar energy

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 3, 2017

The International Solar Alliance (ISA) and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) today signed a Joint Financial Partnership Declaration with the objective to deepen their cooperation on renewable energy.

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SoftBank joins hands with Saudi wealth fund to frame solar energy plan for kingdom

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 3, 2017

SoftBank has joined hands with Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund, Public Investment Fund (PIF) to frame a 'Solar Energy Plan 2030' for the kingdom and set up a giant 3000 MW solar project there. The memorandum of understanding (MoU) between...

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UK-based firms to invest Rs.1,500 cr in waste-to-energy projects in South

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 31, 2017

GJ Nature Care & Energy (GJNCE) and GJ Eco Power (GJEP), two UK-based firms, are planning to invest close to ₹1,500 crore over a period of five years in waste-to-energy projects across South Indian cities.

GJNCE has won a global bid for a waste-to-energy project in...

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