Firms are buying more green power

Firms are buying more green power

There are two main reasons that companies contract to buy green power: it is cheaper and cleaner. The first reason is the dominant one for commercial and industrial (C&I) power consumers in India, who see their power bill being slashed as they opt for cleaner solar and wind power.

India walks its green talk

India walks its green talk

Among the world’s major economies, India seems the most serious about doing its bit to contain climate change. So suggests a report released by Climate Transparency, a global non-government organization.

Tata Power bags LoA from GUVNL

Tata Power bags LoA from GUVNL

Tata Power announced after trading hours on Monday, 11 November 2019, that its wholly owned subsidiary, Tata Power Renewable Energy (TPREL), has received a Letter of Award (LoA) from Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam (GUVNL) on 7 November 2019 to develop a 50 megawatts (MW) solar project in Dholera Solar Park in Gujarat.

United Nations appreciates India’s solar panel gift

United Nations appreciates India’s solar panel gift

The United Nations is very appreciative of India’s gift of solar panels to it, a spokesperson for the Secretary General has said, amid suggestions that their energy can be used to run escalators in the world body’s headquarters that have been partially shut as part of austerity measures implemented due to a severe liquidity crisis at the organisation.

AAP on Metro board: Delhi govt hits out at DMRC

AAP on Metro board: Delhi govt hits out at DMRC

The Delhi government Monday termed as “illegal” the Delhi Metro’s decision to approach the Centre, for “legal opinion” on the Delhi government’s proposal to nominate AAP functionaries Atishi, Raghav Chadha, Jasmine Shah and Rajya Sabha MP N D Gupta’s son Naveen Gupta