Month in a Minute Top Headlines from Indian Renewable Sector in December 2021

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

Here is a recap of some of the most important headlines from December 2021: Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) announced that India crossed the 150 GW milestone of ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Amp Energy Commissions 30 MW Solar Project for Bosch

Daily News Wrap-Up: Amp Energy Commissions 30 MW Solar Project for Bosch

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Bosch Limited signed a power purchase agreement to procure solar power for 25 years from a 30 ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Azure Power Commissions 600 MW  Solar Project in Rajasthan

Daily News Wrap-Up: Azure Power Commissions 600 MW Solar Project in Rajasthan

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Independent power producer Azure Power has commissioned the 600 MW Interstate Transmission System (ISTS) connected solar project ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up Abu Dhabi-based Masdar to Develop 100 MW Solar Project in Georgia

Daily News Wrap-Up: Abu Dhabi-based Masdar to Develop 100 MW Solar Project in Georgia

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Abu Dhabi-based renewable energy company Masdar has signed an agreement with the Georgian Energy Development Fund (GEDF) ...
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Mercom India's Most Read News Stories from 2021

Mercom India’s Most Read News Stories from 2021

An eventful year for the renewable energy industry, 2021 presented opportunities and challenges in equal measure. New targets were set, and milestones crossed during the year, paving the way for ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: IndusInd Bank Unveils Green Fixed Deposits to Finance SDGs

Daily News Wrap-Up: IndusInd Bank Unveils Green Fixed Deposits to Finance SDGs

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: IndusInd Bank has launched 'Green Fixed Deposits' whose proceeds will be used to finance projects and firms ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: IndiGrid Bags Transmission Project to Evacuate 1 GW of Renewables

Daily News Wrap-Up: IndiGrid Bags Transmission Project to Evacuate 1 GW of Renewables

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: REC Power Development and Consultancy Limited (RECPDCL), a 100% subsidiary of REC Limited, handed over the project-specific ...
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Rajasthan DISCOMs Allowed Time Until FY 2024 to Clear RPO Backlog of 11,454 MU

Rajasthan DISCOMs Allowed Time Until FY 2024 to Clear RPO Backlog of 11,454 MU

The Rajasthan Electricity Regulatory Commission (RERC) recently allowed the state distribution companies (DISCOMs) to carry forward the renewable purchase obligation (RPO) shortfall from the financial year (FY) 2011-12 to FY ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up Adani Bags Karur Transmission Project to Evacuate Renewable Power

Daily News Wrap-Up: Adani Bags Karur Transmission Project to Evacuate Renewable Power

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Adani Transmission (ATL) has received the Letter of Intent (LoI) to acquire Karur Transmission. ATL won the ...
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MNRE Increases Performance Bank Guarantee for Upcoming Renewable Tenders

MNRE Increases Performance Bank Guarantee for Upcoming Renewable Tenders

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has reinstated the earnest money deposit (EMD) requirements and set it at 2% of the estimated project cost for upcoming renewable energy ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up KfW to Fund €142 Million for Energy Reform Program in Madhya Pradesh

Daily News Wrap-Up: KfW to Fund €142 Million for Energy Reform Program in Madhya Pradesh

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Government of India and the German Development Bank Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW) signed agreements for a ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Motors Forms EV Subsidiary with ₹7 Billion Investment

Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Motors Forms EV Subsidiary with ₹7 Billion Investment

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Tata Motors has incorporated a 100% subsidiary, Tata Passenger Electric Mobility Limited (TPEML). TPEML has been incorporated ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: No Final Decision on Rollback of Electricity Amendment Bill: RK Singh

Daily News Wrap-Up: No Final Decision on Rollback of Electricity Amendment Bill: RK Singh

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Union Power Minister R.K. Singh has said no final decisions have been made regarding the rollback of ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: ReNew Power's Operational Renewable Energy Portfolio Reaches 7.4 GW

Daily News Wrap-Up: ReNew Power’s Operational Renewable Energy Portfolio Reaches 7.4 GW

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Independent power producer ReNew Power has achieved a total operating capacity of 7.4 GW. The bulk of ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Power Ministry Invests ₹356.29 Billion in Infrastructure Growth

Daily News Wrap-Up: Power Ministry Invests ₹356.29 Billion in Infrastructure Growth

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: During FY 2021-22, power sector Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs) have invested ₹321.37 billion (~$4.23 billion) until ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up Azure Power Signs 2,333 MW PPA with SECI

Daily News Wrap-Up: Azure Power Signs 2,333 MW PPA with SECI

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Azure Power has signed power purchase agreements (PPAs) with Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) for 2,333 MW of ...
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Malaysia's Renewable Energy Target for 2025 Will be Driven By Solar Report

Malaysia’s Renewable Energy Target for 2025 Will be Driven By Solar: Report

Malaysia's 2025 target to have 31% of total power capacity from renewable energy sources is expected to be supported by the strong solar sector growth, Fitch Solutions, a London-based research firm, ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: India Announces ₹760 Billion for Semiconductor PLI Program

Daily News Wrap-Up: India Announces ₹760 Billion for Semiconductor PLI Program

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Indian government has announced a production-linked incentive (PLI) program worth ₹760 billion (~$10 billion) to establish ...
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Rajasthan Adds Hydropower to its Renewable Purchase Obligation Targets

Rajasthan Adds Hydropower to its Renewable Purchase Obligation Targets

The Rajasthan Electricity Regulatory Commission (RERC) has included hydropower purchase obligations in the seventh amendment to its renewable power purchase obligations (RPO). The Commission revised the RPO target for financial ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: MNRE Simplifies Guidelines for KUSUM Solar Program

Daily News Wrap-Up: MNRE Simplifies Guidelines for KUSUM Solar Program

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued a new guideline stating that states can ...
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Serbia to Develop 11.3 GW of Solar and Wind Projects

Serbia to Develop 11.3 GW of Solar and Wind Projects

Serbia plans to develop 8.3 GW of solar and 3 GW of wind power projects by 2024. According to the Balkan country's 'Draft Program of Economic Reforms 2022-2024', the total ...
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India Likely to Have Energy Surplus of 6.4% During 2021-22 CEA

India Likely to Have Energy Surplus of 6.4% During 2021-22: CEA

India is likely to have an energy surplus of 6.4% and a peak surplus of 9.1% for the year 2021-22, according to the Central Electricity Authority’s (CEA) latest Load Generation ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Adani Green Signs PPA for 4.6 GW of Solar Projects with SECI

Daily News Wrap-Up: Adani Green Signs PPA for 4.6 GW of Solar Projects with SECI

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Adani Green Energy Ltd (AGEL) has signed an agreement with the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) ...
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Tamil Nadu Proposes Priority of Buying Power from Various Sources Under Open Access

Tamil Nadu Proposes Priority of Buying Power from Various Sources Under Open Access

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has issued draft amendments to the Tamil Nadu Electricity (Grid Connectivity and Intrastate Open Access) Regulations 2014. The amendments will come into effect ...
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MNRE Approves ₹4.54 Billion for Three Programs to Facilitate Growth of Renewables

MNRE Approves ₹4.54 Billion for Three Programs to Facilitate Growth of Renewables

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has approved the allocation of ₹4.54 billion (~$59.92 million) for three programs to foster the growth of renewables in the country. Renewable ...
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