You are here

Green power: Renewable energy use rises, but still behind target

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 17, 2019

Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, Punjab, Maharashtra and Telangana — which have 56% of the country's installed renewable capacity — could not fulfil the RPOs in FY19, though they all met the...

Read more..

Discussed with states road map to achieve 175 GW renewable energy capacity: Power minister

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 12, 2019

Union minister R K Singh Tuesday held a meeting with ministers and officials of renewable energy-rich states and discussed with them various issues facing the sector and ways to achieve the...

Read more..

Power minister positive on achieving 175 GW renewable energy target

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 11, 2019

Power and New and Renewable Energy Minister Raj Kumar Singh has exuded confidence that the renewable energy target of 175 gigawatt (GW) by 2022 would be achieved. Singh, who took the charge of...

Read more..

Renewables sector awaits a multi-pronged policy to resume strong growth trajectory

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 6, 2019

As the renewable energy sector faces a slowdown, industry representatives and experts seek a multi-dimensional policy framework from the new government to restore market confidence and put the...

Read more..

Sovereign funds GIC, ADIA to infuse Rs 3,430 Cr into Greenko

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 6, 2019

Sovereign wealth funds GIC of Singapore and Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) on Tuesday signed definitive agreements to make a $495 million (Rs 3,430 crore) fresh equity investment in...

Read more..

Tata Power's arm to develop 100 MW solar project in Gujarat

By : Sustainability ..., May 31, 2019

Tata Power Company’s wholly owned subsidiary–Tata Power Renewable Energy (TPREL) has received a Letter of Award (LoA) from Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam (GUVNL) on May 28, 2019 to develop a 100 MW...

Read more..

‘Bimstec nations could tap India’s green energy transition’

By : Sustainability ..., May 31, 2019

With the Bimstec leaders gathered in the national capital for Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi’s swearing in ceremony on Thursday, the member-nations could benefit from India’s rapid renewable...

Read more..

India Plans $1.8 Billion Transmission Projects For Renewable Energy Projects

By : Sustainability ..., May 29, 2019

India has shared details of large power transmission projects dedicated for renewable energy projects in the western parts of the country. The transmission projects are part of the Green Energy...

Read more..

Adani Green Energy, ReNew Power only bidders in hybrid auction

By : Sustainability ..., May 21, 2019

Adani Green Energy and ReNew Power were the only bidders in the latest tranche of Solar Energy Corporation of India's wind solar hybrid tender for 1,200 MW of capacity that was undersubscribed...

Read more..

ExxonMobil may tie up with GAIL to set up green energy platform

By : Sustainability ..., May 17, 2019

ExxonMobil Corp., the world’s most valuable energy company, may shortly form a partnership with state-owned GAIL (India) Ltd to set up a green energy platform in India. The US oil firm’s...

Read more..