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India launches $5bn renewables infrastructure drive to tackle pollution issues

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 17, 2019

India is lifting a target for renewables to 227 Gigawatt (GW) of renewable energy capacity by 2022 because the country is well on its way to exceeding the previously set target, vice president...

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Centre issue tenders for developing 30,000 MW of renewable projects

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 29, 2019

In the rush to meet the target of 1.75 lakh MW of renewable energy capacity by 2020, the Centre and several states have issued tenders totalling 30,549 MW. Of this, only 4,000 MW are wind power...

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Siemens Gamesa commissions 10 MW solar project for Lakshmi Machine Works

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 29, 2019

Clean energy solutions provider Siemens Gamesa Thursday said it has commissioned 10 MW solar power project for Lakshmi Machine Works (LMW) in Tamil Nadu. ...

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SECI project winners buying expensive land as state stays reluctant on leasing for central projects

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 11, 2019

SECI project winners buying expensive land as state stays reluctant on leasing for central projects.The state government had earlier said the matter would be...

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Government spends half of Rs 5,000 crore renewable energy outlay for current fiscal

By : Sustainability ..., Dec 10, 2018

The government has spent Rs 2,579 crore on renewable energy projects and schemes in the first six months of the current financial year (2018-19), roughly a half of the Rs 5,146 crore outlay for...

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Government may ask RBI to classify renewable energy projects under priority sector lending

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 21, 2018

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) is expected to write to RBI, seeking to bring renewable energy projects under priority sector lending, senior officials said. 

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REC signs 200 million euro loan agreement with German bank KfW

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 16, 2018

State-owned power sector lender Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) today announced it has signed a Euro 200 million loan agreement with German bank KfW for renewable energy projects....

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India to comfortably achieve 100 GW solar energy target by 2022: Government

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 8, 2018
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Punjab approves renewable projects of Rs 100 crore

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 27, 2018

The Punjab government has approved renewable energy projects worth Rs 100 crore, state Minister for Power, New and Renewable Energy Sources Gurpreet Singh Kangar said on Thursday....

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Union cabinet approves renewable energy pact with Peru

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 14, 2018

The Union cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today approved an agreement between India and South American nation Peru for ...

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