EU to Speed Up Permissions and Deployment of Renewable Projects

EU to Speed Up Permissions and Deployment of Renewable Projects

The European Union energy ministers have agreed on a temporary framework, valid for 18 months, to accelerate the permit-granting process and the deployment of renewable energy projects. The European Council ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Google Signs 5 TWh PPA with Engie for Offshore Wind Farm

Daily News Wrap-Up: Google Signs 5 TWh PPA with Engie for Offshore Wind Farm

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: ENGIE and Google will undertake a 12-year 100 MW corporate power purchase agreement supporting Moray West offshore ...
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Transitioning to Green Energy Can Result in Significant Carbon Emissions: Study

Study Says Faster Renewable Adoption Can Cut Emissions by Half

A new study by Columbia University reveals that building the infrastructure for cleaner energy generation will by itself create carbon emissions. A huge chunk of the energy required for the ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Uttar Pradesh to Install 22 GW Solar Capacity by FY27

Daily News Wrap-Up: Uttar Pradesh to Install 22 GW Solar Capacity by FY27

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Uttar Pradesh Government approved the 'Solar Energy Policy, 2022,' revising its proposed target upwards to 22 ...
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Microsoft to Buy 900 MW Renewable Power for its Ireland Data Centers

Microsoft to Buy 900 MW Renewable Power for its Ireland Data Centers

Microsoft Corporation has signed power purchase agreements (PPAs) to procure 900 MW of renewable capacity in Ireland to power its data centers in the country. The company said Ireland data ...
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Australia can potentially Cut Alumina Refining Emissions by 98%

Australia Can Potentially Cut Alumina Refining Emissions by 98%

A new report commissioned by the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) with inputs from the continent’s three alumina producers has identified four key decarbonization technologies that can potentially eliminate alumina ...
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Uttar Pradesh Green Hydrogen Policy Aims to Cut Costs and Increase Production

Uttar Pradesh Green Hydrogen Policy Aims to Cut Costs and Increase Production

The Uttar Pradesh Draft Green Hydrogen Policy 2022 aims to cut hydrogen costs to $2/kg in the next five years and whittle it further to $1/kg in the long term ...
Daily News Wrap-Up SunSource Commissions Solar Project for Yakult Danone India

Daily News Wrap-Up: SunSource Commissions Solar Project for Yakult Danone India

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Probiotic drinks company Yakult Danone India announced the commissioning of its first-ever solar project at the firm’s ...
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Ontario Teachers’ to Invest $805 Million for Acquiring 2 GW Renewable Portfolio

Ontario Teachers’ to Invest $805 Million for Acquiring 2 GW Renewable Portfolio

Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (OTPP) Board will invest close to $805 million in a convertible equity portfolio financing with NextEra Energy Partners to help it acquire a nearly 2 GW ...
India Among the Top Five Best Performers on Climate Change Index

India Among the Top Five Performers on Climate Change Index

India has been ranked among the top five countries and the best among the G-20 nations under the global Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI). The government said in a statement ...
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Transition VC Launches ₹4 Billion Fund to Support Cleantech Startups

Transition VC Launches ₹4 Billion Fund to Support Cleantech Startups

India's first energy transition-focused venture capital firm, Transition VC,  has launched a fund with a target corpus of ₹4 billion ($48.9 million), which includes a greenshoe option of ₹2 billion ...
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Funding and M&A Roundup BlackRock Acquires Energy Storage Developer Jupiter Power

Funding and M&A Roundup: BlackRock Acquires Energy Storage Developer Jupiter Power

From: Mercom Capital Group Through a fund managed by its Diversified Infrastructure business, BlackRock Alternatives has agreed to acquire Jupiter Power, an operator, and developer of stand-alone utility-scale battery energy storage systems, ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up Enfinity Global Adds 205 MW of Solar Capacity in India

Daily News Wrap-Up: Enfinity Global Adds 205 MW of Solar Capacity in India

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: U.S.-based renewable energy company Enfinity Global added 205 MW of solar capacity in India with the interconnection ...
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India to Invest ₹2.8 Trillion in Transmission Network to Evacuate Renewable Energy

India to Invest ₹2.8 Trillion in Transmission Network to Evacuate Renewable Energy

India plans to invest ₹2.8 trillion ($34.2 billion) by 2030 in setting up an interstate transmission network (ISTS) to evacuate renewable energy, said K Sreekant, Chairman and Managing Director of ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up Globeleq Inks Pact for 3.6 GW Green Hydrogen Project in Egypt

Daily News Wrap-Up: Globeleq Inks Pact for 3.6 GW Green Hydrogen Project in Egypt

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Globeleq signed a Framework Agreement with the Government of Egypt to jointly develop a large-scale green hydrogen ...
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COP27 Says $4 Trillion Renewable Funding Needed Annually for Net Zero by 2050

COP27 Says $4 Trillion Renewable Funding Needed Annually for Net Zero by 2050

The United Nations Climate Change Conference COP27 concluded with the decision to execute the Sharm el-Sheikh Implementation Plan, highlighting the need for global investments of $4 trillion per year in ...
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US Announces a $13 Billion Fund to Expand and Modernize Electric Grid

US Announces a $13 Billion Fund to Expand and Modernize Electric Grid

The Biden administration, through the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), has announced $13 billion to expand and upgrade the national electric grid. Funded by the President’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, the ...
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Over 10 Million Electric Vehicles Likely to be Sold Globally in 2022, up 60% YoY: BNEF

Over 10 Million Electric Vehicles Likely to be Sold Globally in 2022, up 60% YoY: BNEF

As the adoption of zero-emission vehicles (ZEV) accelerated this year across markets and vehicles, it is estimated that 60% more electric passenger vehicles, totaling 10.6 million, will be sold globally ...
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India Aims to Raise Green Energy Use of Vital Ports to 60% from 10% Now

India to Boost Green Energy Use in Major Ports to 60% from the Current 10%

The newly launched National Center of Excellence for Green Port and Shipping (NCoEGPS) will help vital ports in the country source as much as 60% of their energy demand from ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up Enel to Build a 3 GW Solar Module Facility in the U.S.

Daily News Wrap-Up: Enel to Build a 3 GW Solar Module Facility in the U.S.

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Enel North America intends to build an industrial-scale production facility in the U.S. to manufacture solar photovoltaic ...
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Regulatory Approval Granted for Repowering Wind Projects in Karnataka

Regulatory Approval Granted for Repowering Wind Projects in Karnataka

The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) has ruled that all existing wind projects in the state can undergo repowering, which means the project can replace old and outdated turbines with ...
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NTPC invites BoS package bids for 1 GW Wind Projects in Karnataka

NTPC Invites BoS Package Bids for 1 GW Wind Projects in Karnataka

NTPC Renewable Energy, a wholly-owned subsidiary of NTPC, has invited bids for the balance of system (BoS) package to set up interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected wind power projects of 1,000 ...
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Indian Corporates Are Top Green Energy Buyers In the Asia Pacific Region

Indian Corporates are Top Green Energy Buyers in the Asia Pacific Region

India led the corporate renewable procurement market in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region for the second consecutive year by procuring 8.1 GW of capacity, according to a Wood Mackenzie report ...
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Project Finance Brief: Duke Energy Subsidiary Acquires 100 MW Mississippi Solar Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: Western Railways Saves ₹30 Million in FY22 by Going Solar

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Western Railways of India announced that it installed 6.6 MW of solar power projects across 97 ...
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EU, Partner Countries Mobilize $20 Billion to Help Indonesia’s Clean Energy Transition

EU, Partner Countries Mobilize $20 Billion to Help Indonesia’s Clean Energy Transition

The European Commission and international partners launched a Just Energy Transition Partnership (JETP) with Indonesia, under which they will help deploy $20 billion for the country to move away from ...
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