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.
The Kerala State Electricity Regulatory Commission (KSERC) has issued a draft of net metering regulations for renewable energy systems. The commission has sought suggestions from the public and other stakeholders after which a final hearing will be scheduled before the finalization of the draft regulations.
Terming the revision of power purchase agreements (PPAs) for wind and solar plants in Andhra Pradesh as “unfortunate”, Union power minister RK Singh on Monday said “foreign investments have been coming in the country’s renewable energy sector on the faith of sanctity of contracts”.
The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued a notification shedding light on its earlier order regarding the compulsory registration under the Approved Models and Manufacturers of Solar Photovoltaic Modules.
Energy from increasingly-competitive renewable sources such as wind and solar has quadrupled globally in just a decade, the United Nations said Thursday, but insatiable demand saw power sector emissions rise 10 percent.
The coal-fired energy sector in India is facing increasing pressure due to generator overcapacity, water shortages and the rise of low-cost renewables, a report by the US-based Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) and the Applied Economics Clinic (AEC) said on Wednesday.
3rd World Water Summit and 10th World Renewable Energy Technology Conference”, a three day long expo and conference which will be continued till 23rd August,2019 was organised by Energy and Environment foundation at NDMC Convention Centre, Parliament Street,