Rajesh Exports Signs Agreement for 5 GWh Lithium-Ion Cell Factory in Karnataka

Rajesh Exports Signs Agreement for 5 GWh Lithium-Ion Cell Factory in Karnataka

Bengaluru-headquartered Rajesh Exports, through its subsidiary ACC Energy Storage, has signed an agreement with the Union Ministry of Heavy Industries (MHI) and the Karnataka government’s Department of Industries and Commerce ...
IIT-backed Startup Wins National Award for Innovation in Energy Storage

IIT-backed Startup Wins National Award for Innovation in Energy Storage

IIT Roorkee startup Indi Energy, which specializes in manufacturing indigenous sodium-ion batteries, has been accorded the National Startup Award 2022 in the Energy Storage category by the Ministry of Commerce ...
Adani Green's Renewable Capacity Up 35% YoY to 7,324 MW in 9M FY23

Adani Green’s Renewable Capacity Up 35% YoY to 7,324 MW in 9M FY23

Adani Green Energy's (AGEL) total operational capacity has increased 35% year-over-year (YoY) to 7,324 MW in the first nine months (9M) of the current financial year. The company's operational portfolio ...
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Germany Earmarks Sites to Expand Offshore Wind Capacity to 30 GW by 2030

Germany Earmarks Sites to Expand Offshore Wind Capacity to 30 GW by 2030

The German Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (BSH) has published the area development plan 2023 aimed at helping Germany achieve its target of expanding offshore wind energy to 30 GW ...
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JA Solar to Supply Modules for 875 MW Solar Project in Qatar

JA Solar to Supply Modules for 875 MW Solar Project in Qatar

Beijing-based solar module maker JA Solar has signed a deal with Samsung C&T, a South Korea-based construction and engineering company, to supply photovoltaic modules for the largest solar project in ...
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EU Unveils the Green Deal Industrial Plan but Silent on Funding Specifics

EU Unveils the Green Deal Industrial Plan but Silent on Funding Specifics

The European Commission unveiled a major cleantech plan  – the ‘Green Deal Industrial Plan’ -- to help make Europe a center for innovations and investments as it tries to tackle ...
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Project Finance Brief: Sol Systems Acquires 190 MW Solar Project in Texas

UAE’s Masdar to Develop 5 GW Renewable Energy Projects in Africa

UAE government-owned renewable energy company Masdar has signed agreements with Angola, Uganda, and Zambia to develop renewable energy projects with a combined capacity of up to 5 GW to help ...
IEX Reports 4.4% YoY Dip in Profit for Q3 FY23, Trades 23 BU of Power

IEX Reports 4.4% YoY Dip in Profit for Q3 FY23, Trades 23 BU of Power

The Indian Energy Exchange (IEX) has reported a 4.4% year-on-year (YoY) decrease in profit after tax (PAT) from ₹807 million (~$9.94 million) to ₹772 million (~$9.51 million) in the third ...
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OPEC Fund Mobilizes $1 Billion with Sustainable Development Goal Bond

OPEC Fund Mobilizes $1 Billion with Sustainable Development Goal Bond

The OPEC Fund for International Development, a multilateral development finance institution headquartered in Austria, has raised $1 billion in its first-ever benchmark bond issue in global capital markets. The OPEC ...
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Jinko Commences Work on 300 MW Saad Solar Project in Saudi Arabia

Jinko Commences Work on 300 MW Saad Solar Project in Saudi Arabia

Al Ghazala Energy Company, the Saudi Arabia-based subsidiary of Jinko Power Technology, a global independent solar power producer, has achieved financial close and commenced construction of its 300 MW Saad ...
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Metals Used in Energy Transition Presents $10 Trillion Investment Opportunity

Metals Used in Energy Transition Presents $10 Trillion Investment Opportunity

The market value for crucial metals needed in energy transition technology will likely triple by 2050 to present a $10 trillion opportunity, BNEF’s first Transition Metals Outlook showed. It said ...
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BNEF, net zero, financing, green energy, public and private, investment, power supply, electrification

Search for Clean Energy Sources Needs $45.8 Trillion Investments by 2050

The search for clean and secure sources of low-carbon power — including fossil fuel-fitted with carbon capture technology — may present as much as a $45.8 trillion investment opportunity by ...
US Renewable Sector to See $114 Billion Annual Investments by 2031: Report

US Renewable Sector to See $114 Billion Annual Investments by 2031: Report

The Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) in the U.S. will propel the annual investment in the country’s renewable energy sector to nearly $114 billion by 2031 from $64 billion in 2022, ...
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Government Sets IREDA a Revenue Target of ₹33.61 Billion for FY23

Government Sets IREDA Revenue Target of ₹33.61 Billion for FY23

The Government of India has set a revenue target of ₹33.61 billion (~$414 million) for the financial year (FY) 2022-23 for Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA), 18% higher than ...
US Agency to Train Renewable Energy Procurers in Eight Indian States

US Agency to Train Renewable Energy Procurers in Eight Indian States

The United States Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) has launched the Interstate Clean Energy Procurement Program (ICEPP) to train public procurers of clean energy on the best value and life-cycle ...
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German Chancellor Reaffirms Commitment to Achieve Net Zero by 2045

German Chancellor Reaffirms Commitment to Achieve Net Zero by 2045

Germany’s renewable shift is well on track despite setbacks and has accelerated post the Russian invasion of Ukraine, Chancellor Olaf Scholz said while addressing a session at the 53rd World ...
Rising Renewables to See the US Cut Back on Conventional Power in 2023-24

Rising Renewables to See the US Cut Back on Conventional Power in 2023-24

The Energy Information Administration (EIA) has forecasted an increase in U.S. power generation from new renewable sources, primarily wind and solar, which would cut down on generation from coal-fired and ...
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India Making Efforts to Push Clean Energy Use in Farming: Power Minister

India Making Efforts to Push Clean Energy Use in Farming: Power Minister

India’s Minister for New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) R K Singh said that the country is aiding farmers with millions of solar water pumps while providing them with ammonia-based fertilizers ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: JSW Receives LoA for 500 MW Battery Storage Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: JSW Receives LoA for 500 MW Battery Storage Project

Here are some noteworthy developments from around the world JSW Renew Energy Five, a special-purpose vehicle of JSW Energy, received a letter of award for a 500 MW standalone battery ...
Brazil-based Unigel to Invest $1.5 Billion for a Green Hydrogen Project

Brazil-based Unigel to Invest $1.5 Billion for a Green Hydrogen Project

Brazil-based chemical company Unigel said it would invest about $1.5 billion in an industrial-scale green hydrogen project in the South American country. The project would make Unigel the country's largest ...
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Philanthropic Financing to Unlock $3 Trillion Per Year to Reach Net Zero

Philanthropic Financing to Unlock $3 Trillion Per Year to Reach Net Zero

The World Economic Forum (WEF) launched a fundraising vehicle to unlock $3 trillion of financing needed each year to reach net zero, reverse nature loss, and restore biodiversity by 2050. The ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: Maharashtra Signs $2.5 Billion Pact for Battery Swapping Solutions

Daily News Wrap-Up: Maharashtra Signs $2.5 Billion Pact for Battery Swapping Solutions

Here are some noteworthy cleantech developments from around the world The Maharashtra government has announced a strategic energy partnership with Gogoro Inc. and Belrise Industries to establish a $2.5 billion ...
Chinese Firm Starts Construction of $11.8 Billion Mega Energy Project

China’s Mega Power Project with 12 GW Renewables Share Starts Construction

China Three Gorges (CTG) Corporation, a state-owned power company, has begun constructing the first phase of its 16 GW power project, which will comprise 8 GW of solar, 4 GW ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: Reliance to Buy Module Production Line from China’s SC Solar

Daily News Wrap-Up: Reliance to Buy Module Production Line from China’s SC Solar

Here are some noteworthy cleantech developments from around the world Reliance India has signed a contract with China-based SC Solar to purchase solar module automation production line equipment with an ...
India’s Projected Renewable Capacity During 2027-32 to Cost $153 Billion

India’s Projected Renewable Capacity During 2027-32 to Cost $153 Billion

The estimated funding requirement for renewable capacity addition in line with Draft National Electricity Plan released by Central Electricity Authority (CEA) will be ₹12.5 trillion ($153 billion) during the 2027-32 ...