State Renewable Energy Development Corporation (TSREDCO) has invited applications from interested stakeholders for Telangana State Energy Conservation Awards 2019 in its bid to recognize the efforts taken by the stakeholders towards reducing the energy consumption in their respective sectors.
In a major decision, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) today clarified that semi-processed solar PV cells, commonly called Blue Wafer cells, will not qualify under the domestically manufactured category for use in projects implemented under government schemes.
France’s oil and gas firm, Total, and energy group, EDF, plan to develop one gigawatt (GW) of renewable energy projects in India through their joint subsidiary Eden Renewables India, according to Patrick Pouyanne, chief executive officer of Total.
The Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) has offered a national internship program on renewable energy called National Renewable Energy Internship (NREI) scheme.
In a setback to solar and wind energy developers opposing the renegotiation of tariffs, the Andhra Pradesh High Court has transferred the matter to the state electricity regulator.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to articulate his government’s ambitions on renewable energy and make a call for a coalition for disaster resilient infrastructure at UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres’ High-Level Climate Action Summit on Monday.
India is a very important actor and “fundamental partner” in international efforts on climate action and is making a “fantastic effort” to grow its renewable energy basket, UN chief Antonio Guterres has said.
Gujarat plans to generate 30,000 megawatt of renewable energy by 2022 and hence the state government is coming up with several reforms and initiatives in the renewable energy sector, energy minister Saurabh Patel said.
Renewable energy is now a compelling alternative as it costs less than fossil fuels, says Michael Milken
Saving the environment is no longer the only compelling argument for switching to renewable energy, said Michael Milken, chairman of think tank Milken Institute, who pointed out that such energy sources are now cheaper than many fossil fuels.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB), the Green Climate Fund (GCF), and the Government of Australia have signed an agreement to develop renewable energy in Tonga. The total grant for expanding the reach of sustainable energy in the African country amounts to $44.6 million.