Developer Penalized for Cutting of Trees to Set Up a Solar Project in Rajasthan

Developer Penalized for Cutting of Trees to Set Up a Solar Project in Rajasthan

The National Green Tribunal recently directed a developer to plant ten times more trees than what was cut to develop a solar power project in the Jodhpur district of Rajasthan ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Websol, Amp Energy Form JV to Manufacture Solar Cells and Modules

Websol, Amp Energy Form JV to Manufacture Solar Cells and Modules

Kolkata-based solar cells and modules manufacturer Websol Energy and Amp Energy India have formed a joint venture to manufacture up to 1.2 GW of mono PERC solar cells and modules ...
Amp Energy Closes $350 Million Credit Facility to Boost its Renewable Assets

Amp Energy Closes $350 Million Credit Facility to Boost its Renewable Assets

Amp Energy, a Toronto-based renewable energy assets owner and developer, announced the closure of an innovative $350 million cross-jurisdictional credit facility with a consortium of leading institutional investors. The consortium ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Other
Daily News Wrap-up: Toyota Kirloskar Motor Shifts to 100% Renewable Energy

Daily News Wrap-up: Toyota Kirloskar Motor Shifts to 100% Renewable Energy

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Toyota Kirloskar Motor has achieved 100% renewable energy use from June 2021 at its manufacturing facility and ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Jubilant Ingrevia to Buy Solar Power from AMP Energy's 15.5 MW Open Access Project

Jubilant Ingrevia to Buy Solar Power from AMP Energy’s 15.5 MW Open Access Project

Jubilant Ingrevia, a Noida-based integrated life sciences company, has signed an agreement with AMP Energy C&I Private Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of AMP Energy, to acquire a 26.6% stake in ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
JERC Denies Exemptions Under Open Access Regulations for Solar Projects

JERC Denies Exemptions Under Open Access Regulations for Solar Projects

The Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission (JERC) for the state of Goa and union territories, in a recent order, dismissed the petition filed by solar project developers seeking directions to resolve ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
NTPC Invites Bids for Setting Up 1 GW of ISTS-Connected Solar Projects

NTPC Invites Bids for Setting Up 1 GW of ISTS-Connected Solar Projects

NTPC Limited has invited bids to select solar developers for setting up 1,000 MW interstate transmission system (ISTS)-connected solar power projects across India. NTPC will purchase solar power from these ...
Curtailment of Solar and Wind for Commercial Reasons Continues to be a Threat

Curtailment of Solar and Wind for Commercial Reasons Continues to be a Threat

Renewable power generation, especially solar power, has seen phenomenal growth since the inception of the National Solar Mission and has accounted for most new capacity additions over the past three ...
/ / Mercom Research Focus, Other
Orient Cement to Buy Solar Under Group Captive Model From AMPSolar’ Open Access Project

Orient Cement to Buy Solar Under Group Captive Model from AMPSolar’s Open Access Project

Orient Cement, a subsidiary of Indian conglomerate CK Birla Group, announced that it would acquire a 26% stake in AMPSolar Systems Private Limited for ₹40.5 million (~$549,244) to set up a ...