Renewables Portfolio Standard Policy Has Driven 45% of Capacity Addition in the U.S.

Renewables Portfolio Standard Policy Has Driven 45% of Capacity Addition in the U.S.

The non-hydro power renewable energy generation has advanced by 402 TWh since 2000 in the U.S., of which 189 TWh or 45% of overall growth is because of Renewables Portfolio ...
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Asia-Pacific Markets Are Most Challenging for Corporates to Shift to 100% Clean Energy

Asia-Pacific Markets are Most Challenging for Corporates to Shift to 100% Clean Energy

Asia-Pacific markets are among the most challenging in the world for global companies to switch to 100% renewable energy, RE100 said in a new report. RE100 is an initiative led ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Yinson to Develop a 190 MW Grid-Connected Solar Project in Rajasthan

Daily News Wrap-Up: Yinson to Develop a 190 MW Grid-Connected Solar Project in Rajasthan

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Yinson said that its subsidiary Rising Sun Energy has received a Letter of Award from NTPC to ...
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Renewable Energy Project Monitoring Consultants Invited to Empanel in Punjab

Renewable Energy Project Monitoring Consultants Invited to Empanel in Punjab

The Punjab Energy Development Agency (PEDA) has invited online applications from consultants to provide project monitoring services for the upcoming renewable energy projects in the state. The projects will be ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: Indian Railways to Entirely Run on Renewable Energy by 2030

Daily News Wrap-Up: Indian Railways to Entirely Run on Renewable Energy by 2030

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Union Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal has said that the entire Indian rail network would be fully ...
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United States Added a Record 33.8 GW of Renewables in 2020 Despite COVID-19: BNEF

United States Added a Record 33.8 GW of Renewables in 2020 Despite COVID-19: BNEF

BloombergNEF (BNEF) and the Business Council for Sustainable Energy (BCSE) have, in their report 'Sustainable Energy in America Factbook', said that renewable generation continued to expand its share in the ...
Karnataka’s Renewable Energy Policy for 2021-2026 Aims at Adding 2 GW of Rooftop Solar

Karnataka’s Renewable Energy Policy for 2021-2026 Aims at Adding 2 GW of Rooftop Solar

Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited (KREDL) has issued the ‘Draft Karnataka Renewable Energy Policy 2021-2026” aimed at developing 20 GW of renewable energy projects with and without energy storage. According ...
Month in a Minute_ Top Headlines from Indian Renewable Sector in February 2021

Month in a Minute: Top Headlines from Indian Renewable Sector in February 2021

Here is a recap of some of the most important headlines from February 2021: Total Eren and EDF Renewables announced that EDEN Renewables India has successfully secured financial closure for ...
Daily News Wrap-Up_ Volvo Plans to Become Fully Electric by 2030

Daily News Wrap-Up: Volvo Plans to Become Fully Electric by 2030

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Volvo aims to become a fully electric car company by 2030. The company will launch a new ...
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_Daily News Wrap-Up_ UK’s Cumulative Solar Installations Reach 13.5 GW

Daily News Wrap-Up: UK’s Cumulative Solar Installations Reach 13.5 GW

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The United Kingdom added 12.6 MW of solar capacity in January 2021, according to the Department for Business, Energy, ...
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Project Finance Brief_ China Three Gorges to Acquire 400 MW of Solar and Wind Portfolio

Project Finance Brief: China Three Gorges to Acquire 400 MW of Solar and Wind Portfolio

Spanish solar project developer Solaria Energia y Medio Ambiente has signed an agreement with Dutch lender Rabobank for financing 150 MW of solar projects in Spain. This agreement also includes ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Plug Power, SK Group to Build Hydrogen Ecosystem in Asian Markets

Daily News Wrap-Up: Plug Power, SK Group to Build Hydrogen Ecosystem in Asian Markets

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Plug Power and SK Group have completed capital investment worth $1.6 billion to partner in accelerating hydrogen ...
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Funding and M&A Roundup_ Shell to Acquire Renewable Power Trader Next Kraftwerke

Funding and M&A Roundup: Shell to Acquire Renewable Power Trader Next Kraftwerke

Shell will acquire 100% of Next Kraftwerke's shares, subject to approval by the regulators. As a part of the Renewables & Energy Solutions division at Shell, the German power trader ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up_ $160 Million Invested to Build the 300 MW Victorian Big Battery

Daily News Wrap-Up: $160 Million Invested to Build the 300 MW Victorian Big Battery

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Trina Solar, a global photovoltaic and smart energy solution provider, has launched its global energy storage business ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up_ REC Limited Raises $500 Million Through Dollar Bond Issue

Daily News Wrap-Up: REC Limited Raises $500 Million Through Dollar Bond Issue

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: State-run rural electrification company REC Limited has raised $500 million through a bond issue under its $7 ...
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Essar Power to Set Up a 90 MW Open Access Solar Project in Madhya Pradesh

Essar Power to Set Up a 90 MW Open Access Solar Project in Madhya Pradesh

Essar Power, a subsidiary of Indian multinational conglomerate and construction company Essar Group, announced that its board of directors had approved plans to enter the Indian renewable energy market by ...
TANGEDCO Seeks Consultants to Verify Captive Solar and Wind Projects

TANGEDCO Seeks Consultants to Verify Captive Solar and Wind Projects

The Tamil Nadu Transmission and Generation Corporation Limited (TANGEDCO) has invited bids for consultancy services to verify captive projects for the financial years (FY) 2014-15 to 2019-20 in the Coimbatore ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up_ L&T Bags Order to Develop 400 MW of Solar Projects in Gujarat

Daily News Wrap-Up: L&T Bags Order to Develop 400 MW of Solar Projects in Gujarat

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Larsen & Turbo, in a BSE filing, said its power transmission & distribution business has secured two ...
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France's Total Sells Stake in 338 MW of Solar and Wind Assets

France’s Total Sells Stake in 338 MW of Solar and Wind Assets

French oil and gas major Total announced its plans to sell parts of its stake in its solar and wind farms to France-based Crédit Agricole Assurances and Banque des Territoires. The value ...
Renewables Account for 50% of Coca-Cola's Energy Needs in India

Renewables Account for 50% of Hindustan Coca-Cola’s Energy Needs in India

Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages (HCCB) has announced that 50% of all energy requirements at its factories in the country are being met through renewable power. The company has offset 46,500 tons ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: Rajputana Stainless Signs PPA for 3 MW of Solar With KPI Global

Daily News Wrap-Up: Rajputana Stainless Signs PPA for 3 MW of Solar With KPI Global

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: KPI Global has signed a long-term power purchase agreement with Rajputana Stainless for 3 MW of solar ...
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Project Finance Brief_ Longroad Energy Acquires 900 MW of Solar and Storage Portfolio

Project Finance Brief: Longroad Energy Acquires 900 MW of Solar and Storage Portfolio

Longroad Energy, a U.S.-based renewable energy project developer, has announced the project acquisition of Sun Streams 2, 4, and 5, which total approximately 900 MW in total solar capacity plus ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up_ Croatia to Auction 400 MW of Renewable Energy Capacity

Daily News Wrap-Up: Croatia to Auction 400 MW of Renewable Energy Capacity

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Siemens Energy has signed an agreement with Maersk Drilling to upgrade two ultra-harsh environment CJ70 jack-up drilling ...
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Ground Realities And Market Outlook Amid Rapid Energy Transformation In India

Ground Realities And Market Outlook Amid Rapid Energy Transformation In India

With 38 GW of solar installed, India is one of the leading solar markets in the world. According to Mercom's forecast, 2021 and 2022 could be the two best years ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: PM Modi to Inaugurate a 50 MW Solar Project in Kerala

Daily News Wrap-Up: PM Modi to Inaugurate a 50 MW Solar Project in Kerala

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate power projects in Kerala on February 19, 2021. He will inaugurate ...
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