Daily News Wrap-Up: Solar Energy Manufacturing for America Act Introduced in the US

Daily News Wrap-Up: Solar Energy Manufacturing for America Act Introduced in the US

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: U.S. Senator Jon Ossoff has introduced the Solar Energy Manufacturing for America Act to boost American solar manufacturing, ...
Daily News Wrap-Up Ashok Leyland’s UK Arm Acquires EV Company Switch Mobility

Daily News Wrap-Up: Ashok Leyland’s UK Arm Acquires EV Company Switch Mobility

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: In a BSE disclosure, Ashok Leyland has announced that Switch Mobility Limited, UK – subsidiary of the ...
IKEA & Rockefeller Foundation to Set Up $1 Billion Platform for Distributed Renewables

IKEA & Rockefeller Foundation to Set Up $1 Billion Platform for Distributed Renewables

The IKEA Foundation and Rockefeller Foundation will set up a $1 billion global platform in 2021 to fight climate change and energy poverty. The platform aims to reduce 1 billion ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: India Offers $100 Million Credit Line to Sri Lanka for Solar Expansion

Daily News Wrap-Up: India Offers $100 Million Credit Line to Sri Lanka for Solar Expansion

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: India has extended a Line of Credit (LOC) of $100 million to Sri Lanka to finance projects ...
Funding and M&A Roundup Sunnova Prices Securitization of Residential Solar Systems

Funding and M&A Roundup: Sunnova Prices Securitization of Residential Solar Systems

Sunnova Energy International, a residential solar and energy storage service provider, announced the pricing of its securitization of leases and power purchase agreements. The single-tranche securitization consists of $319 million ...
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Project Finance Brief AES Corporation to Acquire a 195 MW Solar Project in Indiana

Project Finance Brief: AES Corporation to Acquire a 195 MW Solar Project in Indiana

AES Indiana, a subsidiary of the AES Corporation, is to acquire the Hardy Hills 195 MW solar project in Clinton County, Indiana. Construction on the project is expected to begin ...
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50 MW/500 MWh Liquid-Air Energy Storage Facility Coming to Chile

50 MW/500 MWh Liquid-Air Energy Storage Facility Coming to Chile

Highview Enlasa, a 50/50 joint venture between Highview Power, a long-duration energy storage solutions provider, and Energía Latina S.A.-Enlasa, a backup power generation provider in Chile, has announced the development ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: GE to Supply Wind Turbines to Continuum’s 148 MW Wind Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: GE to Supply Wind Turbines to Continuum’s 148 MW Wind Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: GE Renewable Energy has been selected by Continuum Green Energy India to supply, install, and commission 55 ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: KPI Global Signs PPA for 5.7 MW of Solar with Polycab India

Daily News Wrap-Up: KPI Global Signs PPA for 5.7 MW of Solar with Polycab India

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: KPI Global has signed a new long-term power purchase agreement with Polycab India Limited, Vadodara, for the ...
Daily News Wrap-Up SJVN Pre-Books Solar Power Sale at ₹2.44kWh

Daily News Wrap-Up: SJVN Pre-Books Solar Power Sale at ₹2.44/kWh

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: New Delhi Municipal Corporation has approved the procurement of 150 MW solar capacity from SJVN. The cost ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: Solar Project with Energy Storage Coming Up in Mozambique

Daily News Wrap-Up: Solar Project with Energy Storage Coming Up in Mozambique

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Africa-based independent power producer Globeleq and its project partners, Source Energia and Electricidade de Moçambique (EDM), have begun ...
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FAME-II Program Revised with Increased Incentives for Electric Two-Wheelers

The Department of Heavy Industries has announced partial amendments to the Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric Vehicles in India Phase-II (FAME-II) program. Specific demand incentive for electric two-wheelers (E2W) ...
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EV Charging Firm Wallbox to Go Public in a $1.5 Billion SPAC Deal with Kensington Capital

Electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions provider Wallbox Chargers and Kensington Capital Acquisition Corp. II, a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), have agreed to combine their businesses, converting Wallbox into a ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up Tata Power Installs Over 7,000 Smart Meters in Mumbai

Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Power Installs Over 7,000 Smart Meters in Mumbai

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Distribution utility Tata Power has installed more than 7,000 smart meters for its customers in Mumbai so ...
Ministry Proposes New Mechanism to Reduce Cost of Power and Renewable Curtailment

Ministry Proposes New Mechanism to Reduce Cost of Power and Renewable Curtailment

The Ministry of Power has issued a discussion paper on market-based economic dispatch (MBED) of power and has requested the stakeholders to provide their comments on the matter by June ...
IEA Expects Annual Global Energy Investments to Hit $1.9 Trillion in 2021

IEA Expects Annual Global Energy Investments to Hit $1.9 Trillion in 2021

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has released its latest report on ‘World Energy Investment 2021’. According to the report, the annual global energy investment is set to rise to $1.9 ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: US Launches Energy Earthshots to Accelerate Clean Energy Drive

Daily News Wrap-Up: US Launches Energy Earthshots to Accelerate Clean Energy Drive

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: United States Secretary of Energy Jennifer Granholm launched the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Energy Earthshots Initiative ...
Delhi Reels Under Rising Pollution Levels and Soaring Mercury

Delhi Reels Under Rising Pollution Levels and Soaring Mercury

On Wednesday, June 9, 2021, temperatures in Delhi peaked at 42.2° Celsius as the heatwave gripped the nation’s capital. With high temperatures before the onset of monsoon being quite a ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up ReNew Power’s SPAC Deal to go Public Gets Regulatory Approval

Daily News Wrap-Up: ReNew Power’s SPAC Deal to go Public Gets Regulatory Approval

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Competition Commission of India has approved the exchange of equity shareholding by existing shareholders of ReNew ...
Consider USD-INR Exchange Rate Escalation for Round-The-Clock Renewable Bid NSEFI

Consider USD-INR Exchange Rate Escalation for Round-The-Clock Renewable Bid: NSEFI

The National Solar Energy Federation of India (NSEFI), an umbrella organization of all solar energy stakeholders of India, wrote to the Ministry of Power (MoP) to consider the U.S. dollar ...
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Daily News Wrap-up Tata Power’s 37 Commercial Consumers Opt for Green Power in Mumbai

Daily News Wrap-up: Tata Power’s 37 Commercial Consumers Opt for Green Power in Mumbai

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Tata Power announced that over 37 of its commercial customers with consumption of more than 19 MUs ...
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Ministry of Power Proposes Restructuring Renewable Energy Certificates Mechanism

Ministry of Power Proposes Restructuring Renewable Energy Certificates Mechanism

The Ministry of Power has released a discussion paper on redesigning the renewable energy certificate (REC) mechanism for stakeholder comments. The stakeholders have time until June 25, 2021, to submit ...
194 MU of Solar Traded in IEX’s Green Term-Ahead Market in May

194 MU of Solar Traded in IEX’s Green Term-Ahead Market in May

The Indian Energy Exchange (IEX) traded 194 million units (MU) of solar in May, a 149% increase compared to the 78 MU traded in April 2021. The Exchange traded 6,540 ...
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Uttar Pradesh Regulator Sets Tariff for a Biomass Project (1)

Uttar Pradesh Regulator Sets Tariff for a Biomass Project

The Uttar Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (UPERC), in a recent order, set a tariff of ₹5.56 (~$0.076)/kWh to procure power from a 12.5 MW biomass project from the date of ...
Daily News Wrap-Up Sembcorp Raises $302 Million in a Green Bond Offering

Daily News Wrap-Up: Sembcorp Raises $302 Million in a Green Bond Offering

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Renewable energy company Masdar and Abu Dhabi Airports have announced the completion of Abu Dhabi's largest solar-powered ...
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