The State government on Thursday approved the proposal of Greenko Energies Private Limited (GEPL) for the establishment of India’s largest Integrated Renewable Energy Project (IREP) at Pinnapuram village in Panyam mandal of Kurnool district.
The government has set a target of installing 175 GW of renewable energy capacity by the year 2022, which includes 100 GW from solar, 60 GW from wind, 10 GW from bio-power and 5 GW from small hydro-power, Lok Sabha was informed on Thursday.
Investment in India’s renewable energy sector overtook those made in the country’s fossil-fuel based power generation projects for the first time in 2017, Paris-based International Energy Agency (IEA) has said in its World Energy Investment 2018 report.
The rapid rise of renewable energy is exposing the shortcomings in India’s current power transmission infrastructure.
As they increasingly produce and distribute this new kind of power, government agencies and companies—and their infrastructure—are grappling with the technical difficulties this transition ensues.
India and Bahrain signed agreements in the field of healthcare and renewable energy and decided to enhance investments in both countries to give a boost to bilateral ties.
This time, the stars could not have been better aligned. China had accumulated excess stock of renewable energy hardware.
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Even as the Centre has ramped up the renewable energy target for the country, nearly 18 per cent of the existing wind capacity is due for repowering.
Japan’s government today pledged to modestly boost the amount of energy coming from renewable sources to around a quarter in a new plan that also keeps nuclear power central to the country’s policy.
Canada-based Brookfield Asset Management Inc. is looking to increase its focus on renewable energy in India, said two people aware of the firm’s plans, on the condition of anonymity. The asset manager has so far been focussing largely on the real estate and roads segment.