India saw nearly $10 billion invested, both in 2015 and in 2016, in renewable energy projects. Last year, $1.9 billion of green bonds were issued. India’s solar targets alone need $100 billion of debt. Posting in the Bloomberg View opinion section, columnist Mihir Sharma, however, struck a slightly skeptical note. “India is not like China, or […]
Guntur, Prakasham, Nellore, Kurnool, Kadapa, Ananthapur & Chittoor to be covered in first phase; Estimated Annual Savings in Energy Consumption to be 147 million units and prevent 12 crore tonnes equivalent of CO2 emissions
Government of India, through the Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) under the Ministry of Power, would be retrofitting 10 lakh conventional street lights with LED lights in Gram Panchayats of 7 districts in Andhra Pradesh.
Engie, the French power giant with a global installed capacity of 115.3 gigawatts across all forms of energy, expects to invest a minimum of $1 billion (about 6,500 crore) in the solar segment in India over the next five years.
Near term capacity addition in wind energy sector to depend upon bidding plans by SECI and utilities: ICRA
The state distribution utilities (discoms) are expected to adopt the competitive bidding mechanism for awarding wind energy projects
In yet another milestone, the government’s flagship scheme–Unnat Jeevan by Affordable LEDs and Appliances for all (UJALA) programme was launched in Punjab.
Tata Power, India’s largest integrated power company announced that its Renewable business registered a healthy profit while surpassing the 2000 MW operating capacity mark with another about 500 MW under construction.
Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines, Piyush Goyal addressed the media on Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana (DDUGJY) here today.
India’s power sector that was marred by continuous shortages and lack of quality and steady supplies to homes and factories has seen an unprecedented turnaround in the past three years.
China and India overtake US at top of renewable energy attractiveness index
India has moved up to the second spot this year, from the third spot for the last two years, in this year’s ‘Renewable energy country attractiveness index’, said a report released by EY globally.
Against stiff International Competitive Bidding (ICB), Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has won a prestigious order for a Steam and Power Generation Package from Ramagundam Fertilizers and Chemicals Limited (RFCL).