Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Power Bags 150 MW Solar Project from Maharashtra DISCOM

Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Power Bags 150 MW Solar Project from Maharashtra DISCOM

Tata Power Renewable Energy (TPREL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata Power, received the letter of award from the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Corporation to set up a 150 MW solar ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Amazon to Invest €1 Billion to Decarbonize its Transport Network in Europe

Amazon to Invest €1 Billion to Decarbonize its Transport Network in Europe

E-commerce conglomerate Amazon plans to invest over €1 billion (~$973 million) until 2027 to further electrify and decarbonize its transportation network across Europe. The investment will involve delivering packages to ...
Amazon Announces Solar Power Purchase Agreements for 420 MW in India

Amazon Announces Solar Power Purchase Agreements for 420 MW in India

Amazon has announced its first set of utility-scale renewable energy projects in India. They comprise three solar projects in Rajasthan with a cumulative capacity of 420 MW. This includes a ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Amazon Invests in Green Hydrogen Companies in the US And Europe

Amazon Invests in Green Hydrogen Companies in the US And Europe

E-commerce conglomerate Amazon announced new investments in green hydrogen companies through its $2 billion Climate Pledge Fund in its efforts to decarbonize global operations. The latest investments are in the ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: SUN Mobility to Deploy 2,000 Battery Swapping Points in Maharashtra

Daily News Wrap-Up: SUN Mobility to Deploy 2,000 Battery Swapping Points in Maharashtra

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: SUN Mobility, an electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure and services company, announced the launch of its battery-swapping network ...
Amazon Invests $31 Million in Low-Light Solar Technology Firm Ambient Photonics

Amazon Invests $31 Million in Low-Light Solar Technology Firm Ambient Photonics

Ambient Photonics, a low-light solar photovoltaic cells manufacturer, raised $31 million in a Series A funding, led by Amazon via its Climate Pledge Fund and Ecosystem Integrity Fund. Tony Fadell’s ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: Azure Power Announces a New Chief Executive Officer

Daily News Wrap-Up: Azure Power Announces a New Chief Executive Officer

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Azure Power Global announced that Harsh Shah would be joining as the Chief Executive Officer, effective July ...
37 New Renewable Energy Projects to Power Amazon’s Operations Across Eight Countries

37 New Renewable Energy Projects to Power Amazon’s Operations Across Eight Countries

E-commerce giant Amazon has announced 37 new renewable energy projects worldwide, including solar, wind, and battery integrated projects, totaling 3.5 GW of clean energy capacity, in line with its target ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Apple Doubles Number of Suppliers Committed to Using 100% Clean Energy

Apple Doubles Number of Suppliers Committed to Using 100% Clean Energy

Apple has announced it has more than doubled the number of suppliers committed to using 100% clean energy over the last year, accelerating progress toward its ambitious 2030 goal to ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Amazon Signs PPA with Mitsubishi for 22 MW of Solar Energy in Japan

Amazon Signs PPA with Mitsubishi for 22 MW of Solar Energy in Japan

Mitsubishi Corporation signed a 10-year long-term corporate power purchase agreement (PPAs) with e-commerce giant Amazon. Mitsubishi will supply power to data centers owned and operated by Amazon’s subsidiary, Amazon Web Services. The ...
/ / Solar
Amazon Signs PPA with TotalEnergies for 474 MW of Renewable Energy

Amazon Signs PPA With TotalEnergies for 474 MW of Renewable Energy

French oil and gas company TotalEnergies and e-commerce giant Amazon have announced a strategic collaboration through which TotalEnergies would supply 100% renewable energy for Amazon’s operations. The companies have signed a power purchase agreement ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Battery Management Company ION Energy Raises $3.6 Million (1)

Battery Management Company ION Energy Raises $3.6 Million

ION Energy, an advanced battery management solutions provider for e-mobility and energy storage applications has announced that it has raised $3.6 million in Pre-Series A funding. The funding was raised ...
Amazon to Issue $1 Billion Sustainability Bonds to Fund Green Projects

Amazon to Issue $1 Billion Sustainability Bonds to Fund Green Projects

E-commerce giant Amazon has issued a $1 billion sustainability bond to fund ongoing and new projects in five key green spheres. The company aims to finance green and social projects ...
Daily News Wrap-Up_ Procter & Gamble's Hyderabad Unit Goes Solar

Daily News Wrap-Up: Procter & Gamble’s Hyderabad Unit Goes Solar

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Procter & Gamble has commissioned its first in-house solar power unit at the company's Hyderabad manufacturing facility ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Amazon To Set Up 62 MW of Ground-Mounted Solar Projects in Singapore

Amazon To Set Up 62 MW of Ground-Mounted Solar Projects in Singapore

U.S.-based e-commerce giant Amazon announced its plans to set up 62 MW of ground-mounted solar projects in Singapore. It expects to complete the project in 2022. It is expected to generate 80,000 ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: EIB Approves €688 Million to Support Solar and Wind Expansion

Daily News Wrap-Up: EIB Approves €688 Million to Support Solar and Wind Expansion

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has approved €3.7 billion (~$4.42 billion) for business investment, renewable energy, and upgrading hospitals, schools, internet services, and urban infrastructure. Out of the total amount, ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up_ Hyderabad Metro Rail Goes Solar

Daily News Wrap-Up: Hyderabad Metro Rail Goes Solar

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Amp Energy India has commissioned a behind-the-meter solar project for L&T Metro Rail (Hyderabad) Limited, a public-private ...
Shopping Platform Myntra’s Two Warehouses Are Now Solar-Powered

Shopping Platform Myntra’s Two Warehouses Are Now Solar-Powered

India’s leading fashion and lifestyle platform, Myntra, has installed rooftop solar systems at two of its largest fulfillment centers. The solar panels at the two facilities located in Bhiwandi, near ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Amazon Becomes World's Largest Corporate Purchaser of Renewable Energy

Amazon Becomes World’s Largest Corporate Purchaser of Renewable Energy

E-commerce giant Amazon announced 26 new utility-scale wind and solar energy projects totaling 3.4 GW of electricity production capacity, bringing its total investment in renewable energy in 2020 to 35 ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Apple, Amazon, Walmart Lead Corporate Solar Installations in the US

Apple, Amazon, Walmart Lead Corporate Solar Installations in the US

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has come out with its latest report, ‘Solar Means Business,’ which tracks U.S. solar installations that support commercial activities. The eighth annual edition of ...
/ / Commercial, Solar
Banks Continue to Support Fossil Fuels Despite Pact to Support Climate Deal

Banks Continue to Support Fossil Fuels Despite Pact to Support Climate Deal

Just when the United Nations Principles for Responsible Banking (PRB) marked its first anniversary, the latest review of the signatory banks' financial records shows how much they deviated from their ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
EVs, Solar, Energy Efficiency, Part of Amazon’s Approach to Sustainability_ Interview

EVs, Solar, Energy Efficiency, Part of Amazon’s Approach to Sustainability: Interview

Large corporations can play a significant role in spearheading the transition towards green energy, decarbonization, and a sustainable future. Over the last few years, Amazon, an e-commerce giant and one of ...
Infosys Signs Climate Pledge to Become Carbon Neutral by 2040

Infosys Signs Climate Pledge to Become Carbon Neutral by 2040

Infosys, an Indian information technology company, has signed up for ‘The Climate Pledge,’ committing to achieve net-zero carbon emissions across its businesses by 2040, according to a statement from U.S.-based ...
Amazon to Develop 615 MW of Solar Projects

Amazon to Develop 615 MW of Solar Projects

E-commerce giant Amazon has announced its plan to develop five new renewable energy projects in China, Australia, and the U.S. This latest initiative is a part of Amazon’s commitment to ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Amazon to Add 10,000 Electric Vehicles in its Delivery Fleet by 2025

Amazon India to Add 10,000 Electric Vehicles in its Delivery Fleet by 2025

E-commerce giant Amazon India has announced that its fleet of delivery vehicles in the country will include 10,000 electric vehicles (EVs) by 2025. The fleet will include three-wheeler and four-wheeler ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid