Vedanta Aluminium Procured 2 Billion Units of Renewable Energy in 2021

Vedanta Aluminium Procured 2 Billion Units of Renewable Energy in 2021

Indian aluminum producer Vedanta Aluminium Business announced that it has become India's largest industrial consumer of renewable energy. The company led renewable energy procurement on India’s power exchanges like Indian ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
India Aims to Become Carbon Neutral by 2070, Sets 500 GW Non-Fossil Energy Target for 2030

India Aims to Become Carbon Neutral by 2070, Sets 500 GW Non-Fossil Energy Target for 2030

India aims to become a net-zero economy by 2070 and has set a target of installing a non-fossil energy capacity of 500 GW by 2030, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-up: Graphite India to Build a 35 MW Captive Solar-Wind Hybrid Project

Daily News Wrap-up: Graphite India to Build a 35 MW Captive Solar-Wind Hybrid Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Graphite India Limited, a Kolkata-based carbon and graphite product manufacturing company, said its board of directors approved ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
EV Adoption, Power Sector Decarbonization Critical in Tackling Air Pollution

EV Adoption, Power Sector Decarbonization Critical in Tackling Air Pollution

Widespread adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) with power sector decarbonization policies will improve net air quality and health benefits in every Indian state by 2040, the International Council on Clean ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Daily News Wrap-Up Energy Storage Advocacy Network Launched

Daily News Wrap-Up: Energy Storage Advocacy Network Launched

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has announced a new venture to prioritize energy storage across policy ...
C&I (Ground-Mount) Project of the Year_ Amp Energy India’s Open Access Project

C&I (Ground-Mount) Project of the Year: Amp Energy India’s Open Access Solar Project

Amp Energy India emerged as one of the winners at the Solar Awards 2021 in the recently-held  Mercom India Solar Summit 2021. The renewable energy power producer bagged the accolade ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Shell to Annually Invest $5-6 Billion in Renewables, Low-Carbon Fuels & EV Charging

Shell to Annually Invest $5-6 Billion in Renewables, Low-Carbon Fuels & EV Charging

Global energy conglomerate, Royal Dutch Shell, has said it will invest $5-6 billion annually in its Growth Pillar, including $2-3 billion in renewables and energy solutions, to accelerate its transformation ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Europe to Lead the Way in Green Energy Transition, Says MIT Report

Europe to Lead the Way in Green Energy Transition, Says MIT Report

The MIT Technology Review, in association with Citrix, Morgan Stanley, and Salesforce, has come out with a new report named the 'Green Future Index' that has ranked 76 countries on ...
/ / Other, Other Energy
Telecom Department Directs Service Providers to Use Renewable Energy

Telecom Department Directs Service Providers to Use Renewable Energy

The Department of Telecommunications has issued directions to the telecom service providers to use of renewable energy solutions and energy-efficient technologies. The move could open up another segment of the ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Over 361 Million LED Bulbs Distributed Under UJALA Program

Over 361 Million LED Bulbs Distributed Under UJALA Program

Over 361.3 million LED bulbs have been distributed across India, and 10.3 million smart LED streetlights have been installed under the UJALA and LED Street Lighting National Program at an ...
/ / Energy Efficiency, Other
Delhi’s Shyama Prasad Mukherjee College to Install a 120 kW Rooftop Solar System

Delhi’s Shyama Prasad Mukherjee College to Install a 120 kW Rooftop Solar System

Delhi’s Shyama Prasad Mukherjee College has decided to install a 120 kW rooftop solar system atop its building. The college recently signed an agreement with HFM Solar for the project ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
Solar PV Deployed at CAGR of 38% from 1998 to 2015: United Nations Report

Solar PV Deployed at CAGR of 38% from 1998 to 2015: United Nations Report

Global emissions have witnessed a mercurial rise in the recent years. In order to bridge the emissions gap, innovation in the use of existing technologies, promotion of investment in new ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Blockchain Company, Swytch to Partner with South Korean City of Chuncheon to Develop Solar

Blockchain Company, Swytch to Partner with South Korean City of Chuncheon to Develop Solar

Swytch, a U.S.-based blockchain-driven clean energy company, has signed a deal with Chuncheon, the capital of Gangwon Province in South Korea, to reduce carbon emissions in the city. Under the ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Indian Railways to Become Net-Zero Carbon Emitter by 2030

Indian Railways to Become Net-Zero Carbon Emitter by 2030

Indian Railways is going green in a big way and plans to become a net-zero carbon emitter by 2030, according to Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal. Goyal spoke to news ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
MNRE to Spend $10 Million to Foster Clean Energy Awareness

MNRE to Spend $10 Million to Foster Clean Energy Awareness

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) is planning to spend ₹660 million (~$10.3 million) over the next two financial years on increasing renewable energy awareness in India. “The ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar