Daily News Wrap-Up: Greenko Begins Construction of its 5 GW Renewable Energy Storage Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: Greenko Begins Construction of its 5 GW Renewable Energy Storage Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Greenko Group has started the construction of its 5.23 GW Integrated Renewable Energy Storage Project in Kurnool ...
Global Renewable Capacity Additions to Breach 300 GW Mark in 2022 IEA

Global Renewable Capacity Additions to Breach 300 GW Mark in 2022: IEA

Renewable capacity addition in 2022 is expected to grow by 8% and breach the 300 GW mark for the first time, according to a report published by the International Energy ...
Biofuel Company Greenjoules Raises $4.52 Million from Blue Ashva Capital

Biofuel Company Greenjoules Raises $4.52 Million from Blue Ashva Capital

Pune-based biofuel company Greenjoules has raised ₹330 million (~$4.52 million) in a 'Series A' round of funding from Blue Ashva Capital through its Blue Ashva Sampada Fund. Blue Ashva Capital ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Other
Nagpur to Run 450 Buses on Biofuel

Nagpur to Run 450 Buses on Biofuel

Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Nitin Gadkari, in a webinar, said that India’s public transport is going to be modernized using fuels such as biofuel, Compressed Natural Gas ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
New Method Could Produce Ethanol From Plant Waste at a Low Cost

New Method Could Produce Ethanol From Plant Waste at a Low Cost

A new process that could significantly reduce the cost of producing biofuels like ethanol from plant waste has been discovered by researchers at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey ...
/ / Biofuel, Other
Government’s New Transportation Fuel Guidelines Promote the Use of Biofuels

Government’s New Transportation Fuel Guidelines Promote the Use of Biofuels

In a significant move that is bound to pave the way for the entry of new players in the fuel marketing space, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has ...
/ / Biofuel, Other
Global Renewable Market Led by Solar Set to Grow by 50% in Next 5 Years_ IEA Report

Global Renewable Market Led by Solar Set to Grow by 50% in Next 5 Years: IEA Report

The global renewable energy sector is growing at a rapid pace, and the installation of solar PV systems at homes, commercial buildings, and industrial facilities are set to rise in ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
India Plans to Utilize Compressed Biogas as Alternative Green Transport Fuel

India Plans to Utilize Compressed Biogas as Alternative Green Transport Fuel

India is poised to utilize its huge biomass potential in the coming years. Biomass and organic waste sources like paddy straw, farm stubble, agricultural residue, cattle dung, sugarcane press mud, ...
/ / Biofuel, Other
India to Jump on the BS-VI Engine Bandwagon from Next Year

India to Jump on the BS-VI Engine Bandwagon from Next Year

To check the rise of harmful emissions, the Indian government is working at a fast pace to increase the usage of biofuels. After approving the National Policy on Biofuels in ...
/ / Biofuel, Other
Biomass Company PRESPL to Raise Up to $10 Million in Series B Funding

Biomass Company PRESPL to Raise Up to $10 Million in Series B Funding

Punjab Renewable Energy Systems Pvt. Ltd. (PRESPL), a Mumbai-based biomass supply chain management company, is planning to raise up to $10 million in Series B funding round. Promoted by the ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Other
At This Year’s Republic Day Event, Indian Air Force to Fly its Aircraft Using Biofuel

At This Year’s Republic Day Event, Indian Air Force to Fly its Aircraft Using Biofuel

At the 70th Republic Day celebrations this year, the Indian Air Force (IAF) will lead the way towards a greener future by utilizing biofuel for its aircraft during the fly-past ...
/ / Biofuel, Other
India Imposes Restrictions on Export and Import of Biofuels

India Imposes Restrictions on Export and Import of Biofuels

The Government of India has imposed restrictions on the export and import of biofuels. Recently, government issued two separate restricting orders pertaining to the import and export of biofuels in ...
/ / Biofuel, Other
Interview: Well-Defined Value Chain Required for Biofuels Sector to Grow in India

Interview: Well-Defined Value Chain Required for Biofuels Sector to Grow in India

In a country like India, where the overall economic growth is fueled by its agrarian sector, biofuels assume great significance in light of the country’s ambitious goals of doubling farmers’ ...
/ / Biofuel, Other
Government’s New Transportation Fuel Guidelines Promote the Use of Biofuels

Cabinet Approves National Policy on Biofuels

The central government’s cabinet, headed by prime minister Narendra Modi,  approved the National Policy on Biofuels - 2018. Biofuels in India are of strategic importance as they augur well with ...
/ / Biofuel, Other