Daily News Wrap-Up_ Switch Mobility, Siemens Sign MoU to Push E-Mobility in India

Daily News Wrap-Up: Switch Mobility, Siemens Sign MoU to Push E-Mobility in India

Auto manufacturer Ashok Leyland's U.K. arm Switch Mobility has partnered with Siemens Limited to promote electric mobility in the Indian commercial vehicle market. The memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed by ...
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Facebook Ties Up with CleanMax to Source 100% Renewable Power

Facebook Ties Up with CleanMax to Source 100% Renewable Power

Facebook has partnered with renewable energy company CleanMax to further the global tech giant’s sustainability ambitions in India. As part of the deal, Facebook will procure renewable energy from wind ...
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Rajasthan Allows Net Metering for Distributed Renewable Energy Under RESCO Model

Rajasthan Allows Net Metering for Distributed Renewable Energy Under RESCO Model

The Rajasthan Electricity Regulatory Commission (RERC) has permitted net metering and net billing arrangement for grid-connected distributed renewable energy systems under the renewable energy service company (RESCO) model. The regulations ...
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Best Engineered Project of the Year_ ILIOS Power's 1.27 MW Solar Farm in Andhra Pradesh

Best Engineered Project of the Year: ILIOS Power’s 1.27 MW Solar Farm in Andhra Pradesh

ILIOS Power won the Best Engineered Project award at the Solar Awards 2021 in the recently-held Mercom India Solar Summit 2021. The project was developed for its client, Kallam Textiles, ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up_ Oberoi Group inks MoU with EESL to cut Carbon Footprint

Daily News Wrap-Up: Oberoi Group inks MoU with EESL to cut Carbon Footprint

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Oberoi Group signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) to further ...
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Daily News Wrap-up_ Coca-Cola Amatil Joins Global RE100 Initiative

Daily News Wrap-up: Coca-Cola Amatil Joins Global RE100 Initiative

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Coca-Cola Amatil announced it has joined the global RE100 renewable energy initiative and committed to power its ...
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Month in a Minute_ Top Headlines from Indian Renewable Sector in March 2021

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

Here is a recap of some of the most important headlines from March 2021: Distribution companies (DISCOMs) owed ₹122.49 billion (~$1.65 billion) to renewable energy generators (excluding disputed amounts) in ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: BP to Build Britain's Largest Hydrogen Plant

Daily News Wrap-Up: BP to Build Britain’s Largest Hydrogen Plant

Energy group BP aims to build Britain's largest hydrogen plant by 2030 as part of its push to boost the use of fuel and cut greenhouse gas emissions. The Teesside ...
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NLC India Ups Green Power Generation Capacity by 39% in 2020-21

NLC India Ups Green Power Generation Capacity by 39% in 2020-21

NLC India Limited (NLCIL), a public sector undertaking engaged in coal mining and power generation, has increased its green power generation by 39% and mining capacity by 66%. The company ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up_ Tata Power-DDL Introduces Narrow Band IoT' in Smart Meters

Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Power-DDL Introduces Narrow Band IoT’ in Smart Meters

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: After successfully installing 2.3 Lakh smart meters on RF technology, Tata Power Delhi Distribution (Tata Power-DDL) has ...
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Funding and M&A Roundup_ BlackRock Real Assets Raises $4.8 billion to Fund Renewables

Funding and M&A Roundup: BlackRock Real Assets Raises $4.8 Billion to Fund Renewables

BlackRock Real Assets has achieved a $4.8 billion final close of Global Renewable Power Fund III (GRP III) with commitments from over 100 institutional investors, including leading public and private ...
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Over 260 GW of Renewables Added Globally in 2020, Beating the Previous Record by 50%

Over 260 GW of Renewables Added Globally in 2020, Beating the Previous Record by 50%

According to data released by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), the world added more than 260 GW of renewable energy capacity in 2020, according to data released by the ...
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Daily News Wrap-up_ ReNew Power Commissions a 110 MW Solar Project in Rajasthan

Daily News Wrap-up: ReNew Power Commissions a 110 MW Solar Project in Rajasthan

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Nebras Power has taken a controlling stake in six companies operating Ukraine’s solar power projects through UDP ...
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ReNew Power Pledges to Achieve Net-Zero Emissions by 2050

ReNew Power Pledges to Achieve Net-Zero Emissions by 2050

ReNew Power, India-based renewable energy company, has announced its commitment towards attaining net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. The company aims to help address the global climate crisis and lead ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up_ Hydrogen Market Revenue Is Expected to Surpass $300 Billion by 2027

Daily News Wrap-Up: Hydrogen Market Revenue Is Expected to Surpass $300 Billion by 2027

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The global hydrogen market revenue is expected to surpass $300 billion by 2027, as reported in the latest study ...
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Adani Electricity Gives Mumbai Consumers Guilty of Dirty Coal to Switch to Green Energy

Adani Electricity Gives Mumbai Consumers Guilty of Dirty Coal Option to Switch to Green Energy

In a bid to transition Mumbai towards green energy, Adani Electricity Mumbai Limited (AEML), the city’s largest electricity distributor, is launching a program to give consumers the flexibility to set ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up_ Flipkart Ties Up with Mahindra Logistics to Accelerate EV Deployment

Daily News Wrap-Up: Flipkart Ties Up with Mahindra Logistics to Accelerate EV Deployment

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Flipkart announced that it has partnered with Mahindra Logistics Limited, one of its key logistics partners, to ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up_ $421 Million of Loanpal Residential Solar Loans Securitized

Daily News Wrap-Up: $421 Million of Loanpal Residential Solar Loans Securitized

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Loanpal, an American point-of-sale technology platform for sustainable home solutions, has announced Goldman Sachs-sponsored Loanpal Solar Loan ...
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Bids Invited to Set Up a Renewable Energy Park for Tourists in Maharashtra

Bids Invited to Set Up a Renewable Energy Park for Tourists in Maharashtra

The Maharashtra Energy Development Agency (MEDA) has invited bids to develop a renewable energy park in Maharashtra's Yavatmal district. The contract will also include comprehensive maintenance of the project for ...
Green Climate Fund Approves FMO's $137 Million Investment in India

Green Climate Fund Approves FMO’s $137 Million Investment in India

The Green Climate Fund (GCF) has approved Dutch development bank FMO's proposal to accelerate private and public sector investment in India's green infrastructure projects. Through the Green Growth Equity Fund ...
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Funding and M&A Roundup_ Sunnova Completes Acquisition of SunStreet

Funding and M&A Roundup: Sunnova Completes Acquisition of SunStreet

Sunnova Energy International, a residential solar and storage service provider, announced that it completed the acquisition of SunStreet Energy Group, Lennar Corporation’s residential solar platform, and has become Lennar’s residential ...
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Project Finance Brief_ Renewable Japan Raises $92.4 Million for a 25.76 MW Solar Project

Project Finance Brief: Renewable Japan Raises $92.4 Million for a 25.76 MW Solar Project

ReneSola, a fully integrated solar project developer, announced that it closed the sale of a portfolio of projects totaling 12.3 MW in Hungary to Obton, an investment firm. The portfolio ...
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Daily News Wrap-up_ NTPC Commissions 70 MW Capacity of a Solar Project

Daily News Wrap-up: NTPC Commissions 70 MW Capacity of a Solar Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: NTPC has announced that 70 MW of 85 MW Bilhaur Solar PV Project at Bilhaur, Uttar Pradesh, ...
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Apple’s Global Suppliers Moving to 100% Renewable Energy in Their Operations

Apple’s Global Suppliers Moving to 100% Renewable Energy in Their Operations

Apple announced that over 110 of its manufacturing partners worldwide are moving to 100% renewable energy. The move would mobilize nearly 8 GW of clean energy to come online. These ...
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Daily News Wrap-up_ EESL Subsidiary to Aggregate Demand for EVs, Solar in Rural Areas

Daily News Wrap-up: EESL Subsidiary to Aggregate Demand for EVs, Solar in Rural Areas

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Convergence Energy Services Limited (CESL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), has signed an ...
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