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Battery Storage, Smart Grid, Efficiency Cos Raise $1bn In H1

Battery Storage, Smart Grid, Efficiency Cos Raise $1bn In H1

Battery storage, smart grid, and energy efficiency companies received venture capital funding worth over USD 1 billion globally in the first half of this year, says a Mercom Capital Group report.

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Tata Power Solar To Install 2.67 Mw Solar Carport At Cochin Airport

Tata Power Solar To Install 2.67 Mw Solar Carport At Cochin Airport

Tata Power Solar on Tuesday announced the commissioning of 2.67 MW solar carport at Cochin International Airport.

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Battery Storage, Smart Grid, And Efficiency Companies Raise Over $1 Billion In VC Funding In 1H 2017, Reports Mercom Capital Group

Battery Storage, Smart Grid, And Efficiency Companies Raise Over $1 Billion In VC Funding In 1H 2017, Reports Mercom Capital Group

Mercom Capital Group, llc, a global clean energy communications and consulting firm, released its report on funding and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity for the Battery Storage, Smart Grid, and Energy Efficiency sectors for the second quarter and first half of 2017.

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Brighter India Making Huge Savings On Power Bills; Thank Those LEDs, And Energy Efficient Fans

Brighter India Making Huge Savings On Power Bills; Thank Those LEDs, And Energy Efficient Fans

Prime Minister Narendra Modi led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government's initiative to 'Make India Energy Efficient' is in full swing and yielding good results.

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13,872 Villages Electrified Till June 30, Says Union Minister Piyush Goyal

13,872 Villages Electrified Till June 30, Says Union Minister Piyush Goyal

13,872 un-electrified villages have been reported to be electrified up to June 30, 2017, minister of state for power Piyush Goyal said.

 

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Noida To Convert 67,000 Streetlights Into LED

Noida To Convert 67,000 Streetlights Into LED

The Noida Authorityhas invited an expression of interest (EOI) from firms to convert streetlights into energy-saving LEDs.

 

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25.01 Crore LED Bulbs Distributed Under UJALA; 26.90 Lakh LED Street Lights Installed In 25 States/UTs: Shri Piyush Goyal

25.01 Crore LED Bulbs Distributed Under UJALA; 26.90 Lakh LED Street Lights Installed In 25 States/UTs: Shri Piyush Goyal

Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines, Shri Piyush Goyal, in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today, informed the House that as on 12th July 2017.

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India Launches Probe Against China, Taiwan Solar Cell Imports

India Launches Probe Against China, Taiwan Solar Cell Imports

The commerce ministry has initiated an anti-dumping investigation against the import of solar cells from China, Taiwan and Malaysia.

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Separate Solar RPO Queried By Indian Minister

Separate Solar RPO Queried By Indian Minister

India may soon review its Renewable Purchase Obligation (RPO) mechanism to give targets more suited to the environment of each state and offer more flexibility, according to energy minister Piyush Goyal.

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Telangana To Offer 24x7 Power To Farm Sector From Rabi

Telangana To Offer 24x7 Power To Farm Sector From Rabi

The Telangana Government has drawn up plans to offer 24x7 power supply to the farm sector from rabi season (February 2018) beginning with a pilot project that covers nearly a million agriculture consumers across three districts from kharif itself.

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Uk To Fund Solar Energy, Health Projects In India

Uk To Fund Solar Energy, Health Projects In India

UK's top funding agency the Global Challenges Research Fund of the Research Councils UK (RCUK), has included India among several countries which would receive financial assistance worth 225 million pounds.

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Enercon Set For 1,200 Turbine Refurbishment In India

Enercon Set For 1,200 Turbine Refurbishment In India

Some 800 inactive wind turbines and a further 400 operating in curtailed mode adding up to 860MW in capacity in India could be re-activated now that a long legal dispute has been resolved and Enercon is able to re-enter the Indian market.

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Shell, Softbank Among Potential Suitors For $5 Bn Renewable Energy Firm Equis

Shell, Softbank Among Potential Suitors For $5 Bn Renewable Energy Firm Equis

Royal Dutch Shell and SoftBank are among several global groups considering bidding for Equis Energy, Asia`s largest independent renewable energy producer valued at up to $5 billion, sources familiar with the matter said.

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Global Crude Oil Price Of Indian Basket was US$ 46.91 per bbl on 24.07.2017

Global Crude Oil Price Of Indian Basket was US$ 46.91 per bbl on 24.07.2017

The international crude oil price of Indian Basket as computed/published today by Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas was US$ 46.91 per barrel (bbl) on 24.07.2017.

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Goldman Sachs Warns Global Oil Demand Could Peak As Early As 2024

Goldman Sachs Warns Global Oil Demand Could Peak As Early As 2024

Global oil demand could peak as early as 2024 if there are more efficiency gains in vehicles, greater market penetration by electric cars, lower economic growth and higher fuel prices, Goldman Sachs said in a research note on refining on Monday.

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Petroleum Minister, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan Meets Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu

Petroleum Minister, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan Meets Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu

Union Minister of State (I/C) for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan met Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu ​on Tuesday and discussed several key projects regarding ​investment by ​the ​oil and gas companies in Andhra Pradesh.

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GAIL CMD B C Tripathi ​launches Start-up Initiative ‘Pankh’

GAIL CMD B C Tripathi ​launches Start-up Initiative ‘Pankh’

With the objective of nurturing the spirit of entrepreneurship among Indians as envisioned by Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, GAIL (India) Limited Chairman and Managing Director Shri B C Tripathi today launched a Start-up initiative titled ‘Pankh’ to identify and promote innovative ventures.

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BiSN signs investment agreement with BP Ventures, Schlumberger Ventures, GE Ventures

BiSN signs investment agreement with BP Ventures, Schlumberger Ventures, GE Ventures

BiSN, a provider of metal-to-metal downhole sealing solutions, has signed an investment agreement worth £5m with corporate venture capital groups BP Ventures, Schlumberger Ventures, and GE Ventures.

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China Urges Halt To Oil Drilling In Disputed South China Sea

China Urges Halt To Oil Drilling In Disputed South China Sea

China's Foreign Ministry has urged a halt to oil drilling in a disputed part of the South China Sea, where Spanish oil company Repsol had been operating in cooperation with Vietnam.

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IIM Lucknow Signs MoU With HPCL To Promote Energy Start-Ups

IIM Lucknow Signs MoU With HPCL To Promote Energy Start-Ups

Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow (IIM-L) and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for incubating innovative ideas and business start-ups in the domestic energy sector.

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Oil Extends Gains As Saudi Arabia Pledges Export Curbs

Oil Extends Gains As Saudi Arabia Pledges Export Curbs

Oil prices extended gains on Tuesday after Saudi Arabia pledged to curb exports from next month and OPEC called on several members to boost compliance with production cuts to help rein in global oversupply and tackle flagging prices.

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Alleging Ratnagiri Gas And Power Getting Undue Favours, Private Firms Write To PM Narendra Modi

Alleging Ratnagiri Gas And Power Getting Undue Favours, Private Firms Write To PM Narendra Modi

A section of beleaguered gas-based power producers has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi against the special favours being given to Ratnagiri Gas and Power (RGPPL) — previously Dabhol Power.

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Soon, Apply For Driving Licence From Your College

Soon, Apply For Driving Licence From Your College

Students may soon be able to get a learner's driving licence at their colleges. According to a proposal by Delhi government, college principals and university registrars will be authorised to issue the licence.

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Cargo Movement Plunged 40 Per Cent After GST, Say Truckers

Cargo Movement Plunged 40 Per Cent After GST, Say Truckers

Nearly a month after the Centre rolled out Goods and Services Tax(GST), truck owners say bookings have dropped by 30% to 40%, with consignors, consignees and transporters yet to understand and incorporate the new tax norms.

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Govt Planning To Operate Entire Public Transport On Electricity: Nitin Gadkari

Govt Planning To Operate Entire Public Transport On Electricity: Nitin Gadkari

Road transport, highways and shipping minister Nitin Gadkari has said the government aims to develop infrastructure for running all public transport on electricity.

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Indian Railways Station Redevelopment Scheme to Offer Land to Developers

Indian Railways Station Redevelopment Scheme to Offer Land to Developers

The Indian Railways, under its massive station redevelopment programme, is set to offer more than 144 acres of land with its 23 stations for commercial development.

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IRB Infra Invit To Double Size In 3-4 Years; Decides To Add 7th Road Project In Months After Listing

IRB Infra Invit To Double Size In 3-4 Years; Decides To Add 7th Road Project In Months After Listing

IRB Infrastructure is looking to double the size of its recently-launched InvIT (Investment Infrastructure Trust) in the next three-four years.

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