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KKR in talks to invest Rs 500 crore in clean energy company Leap Green

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 28, 2018

US private equity giant KKR is in talks to invest as much as Rs 500 crore to fund clean energy company Leap Green, founded by members of the family of Formula One racer Narain Karthikeyan. The...

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Japanese firm Ise Foods inks pact with GoI; to invest Rs 217cr

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 14, 2018

Japan's largest egg producer, Ise Foods, today announced signing of a memorandum of agreement (MoU) with Indian government with an investment commitment of Rs 217 crore.

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Asian Development Bank, International Solar Alliance sign pact to promote solar energy

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 12, 2018

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the International Solar Alliance (ISA) today signed a cooperation arrangement to promote solar energy deployment in Asia and the Pacific. ...

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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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