With calls for a significant reduction in carbon emissions being intensified, many countries across the world have been rapidly increasing the installed capacity of renewable energy over the past few years.
For long the developing countries have been learning from the Germany’s ‘Energiewende’ (literally translating to Energy Transition) programme
Renewable energy is booming in Iran, where installed capacity is expected to grow at least sevenfold over the next five years, despite U.S. President Donald Trump’s more confrontational attitude towards Tehran.
Renewable Energy Integration With Smart Grid Market Size Estimated To Observe Significant Growth During 2016 – 2023
Network of sub stations, transformers and electrical transmission lines constitutes a conventional electric grid which delivery electricity to domestic and industrial needs.
Despite the low prices and abundance of renewable energy sources, solar power still accounts for just 1.6% of the power generated in India.
Union Minister of State for Power and New and Renewable Energy (NRE), RK Singh on Thursday said that India’s energy needs are going to double in the next 6-7 years at the present rate of growth of the economy.
The Donald Trump administration says coal is back and nuclear energy is cool. Not at the expense of natural gas, wind and solar, insists an unusual coalition of business and environmental groups.
Renewable energy tariffs that have already tumbled to a record low will fall further and help India achieve its ambitious targets for generating green electricity, renewable energy secretary Anand Kumar said.
India, the 4th largest carbon emitter in the world, ratified the Paris Agreement for Climatic Change in October
IREDA was established in 1987 as a Non-Banking Financial Institution, and is a Mini Ratna (Category – I) Government of India Enterprise under the administrative control of Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE).