Royal DSM to Sell Solar Coating Business in a €1.6 Billion Deal

Royal DSM to Sell Solar Coating Business in a €1.6 Billion Deal

Royal DSM, a  Netherlands-based multinational corporation, has decided to sell its Resins & Functional Materials and associated business for an equity value of €1.6 billion (~$ 1.87 billion). The deal ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
EV Charging Network Provider ChargePoint Signs Deal to List on New York Stock Exchange

EV Charging Network Provider ChargePoint Signs Deal to List on New York Stock Exchange

ChargePoint, a U.S.-based electric charging network company, announced that it had signed a definitive business combination agreement with publicly traded special-purpose acquisition company Switchback Energy Acquisition Corporation. The transaction is ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Other
Japan's Orix to Acquire 20% Stake in Indian Renewable Developer Greenko at $980 Million

Japan’s Orix to Acquire 20% Stake in Indian Renewable Developer Greenko at $980 Million

Orix Corporation, a Japan-based financial services group, announced that it had signed a framework agreement with renewable energy project developer Greenko Energy Holdings, to acquire approximately 20% of its shares ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Daily News Wrap-Up_ Uber Commits to Become Zero-Emission Fleet by 2040

Daily News Wrap-Up: Uber Commits to Become Zero-Emission Fleet by 2040

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Uber has committed to becoming a fully zero-emission platform by 2040, with all of its rides in ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up_ Total Forms JV to Manufacture Lithium-Ion Batteries in Europe

Daily News Wrap-Up: Total Forms JV to Manufacture Lithium-ion Batteries in Europe

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Neoen, a France-based renewable energy company, has been awarded a 14-year contract to supply 100 MW of ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up_ Sungrow to Supply Inverters for a 900 MW Solar Project in Dubai

Daily News Wrap-Up: Sungrow to Supply Inverters for a 900 MW Solar Project in Dubai

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: WAAREE Energies Limited, a Mumbai-based solar panel manufacturer, said it received an order worth $105 million to ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Masdar to Acquire 50% Stake in EDF’s 1.6 GW of Renewable Projects

Masdar to Acquire 50% Stake in EDF’s 1.6 GW of Renewable Projects

Masdar (or the Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company) announced that it has signed an agreement with EDF Renewables North America to acquire a 50% stake in eight renewable energy projects ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Other
Determining Commercial Operation Date Essential for Wheeling Agreement for Renewables

Determining Commercial Operation Date Essential for Wheeling Agreement for Renewables

The Uttar Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (UPERC) has ordered Amplus Green Power Limited to submit generation data to the state load despatch center (SLDC) to determine the date of commercial ...
Malaysia's PETRONAS Decides to Invest in a Rooftop Solar Startup

Malaysia’s PETRONAS Decides to Invest in a Rooftop Solar Startup

PETRONAS, Malaysia's state-owned gas and oil company, signed an agreement to invest in SOLS Energy Sdn Bhd, a solar energy startup. The investment will help provide renewable energy to residential ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
SunEdison Restructures Its Rooftop Solar Business

SunEdison Restructures Its Rooftop Solar Business

SunEdison Infrastructure Limited, a Chennai-based renewable energy company, has entered into a framework agreement to restructure and transfer under-construction commercial and industrial (C&I) and other businesses of the company to ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
KPI Global Signs PPA with Songwon Specialty Chemicals for 1 MW of Solar Power

KPI Global Signs PPA with Songwon Specialty Chemicals for 1 MW of Solar Power

KPI Global Infrastructure Limited announced that it had signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with Songwon Specialty Chemicals India Private Limited for the sale of 1 MW of solar power ...
Adani Green Enters into Joint Venture Agreement with Total Solar Singapore

Adani Green Enters into Joint Venture Agreement with Total Solar Singapore

Adani Green Energy Limited (AGEL), a Gujarat-based solar power developer, announced that it has entered into a joint venture with TOTAL Solar Singapore PTE Limited for about 2.1 GW of ...
Maharashtra Commission Approves a Tariff of ₹2.52_kWh to Procure 500 MW of Wind Power

Maharashtra Commission Approves a Tariff of ₹2.52/kWh to Procure 7 MW of Wind Power

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has issued an order approving the procurement of 7 MW of wind power at a tariff that was requested by the Maharashtra State Electricity ...
/ / Wind
UAE Signs MoU with IRENA to Introduce Renewable Energy Studies in its Education System

UAE Signs MoU with IRENA to Introduce Renewable Energy Studies in its Education System

The UAE Ministry of Education plans to introduce training initiatives around low-carbon forms of energy into its national education system. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between Hussain ...
International Solar Alliance Gets a New Member_ Bolivia

International Solar Alliance Gets a New Member: Bolivia

Bolivia has signed the framework agreement of the International Solar Alliance (ISA), joining hands with India towards a common goal of sustainability. The ISA is an Indian initiative that was jointly launched ...
NLC India Announces its Foray into Power Trading Business

NLC India Announces its Foray into Power Trading Business

In a bid to diversify its portfolio, the state-owned Neyveli Lignite Corporation India Limited (NLCIL), has announced its foray into power trading business. In a statement issued by the company, ...
/ / Grid, Market & Policy
India to Partner with Peru and France to Expand Renewable Energy

India to Partner with Peru and France to Expand Renewable Energy

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has signed two agreements with the Ministry of Energy and Mining of The Republic of Peru and the National Solar Energy Institute ...