Hydrogen Fuel Cell Provider Plug Power Acquires Applied Cryo Technologies

Hydrogen Fuel Cell Provider Plug Power Acquires Applied Cryo Technologies

Plug Power, a U.S.-based hydrogen fuel cell provider, has acquired Applied Cryo Technologies, which offers technology, equipment, and services for the transportation, storage, and distribution of liquified hydrogen and other cryogenic ...
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BHEL Invites EoI from Partners to Set Up Battery Storage Gigafactory Under PLI Program

BHEL Invites EoI from Partners to Set Up Battery Storage Gigafactory Under PLI Program

Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) has invited bids to select partners to set up a gigawatt-scale advanced chemistry cell battery storage facility through a special purpose vehicle (SPV) under the Government ...
Pune-based EV Charging Startup goEgoNetwork Raises $2 Million in Seed Funding

Pune-based EV Charging Startup goEgoNetwork Raises $2 Million in Seed Funding

Pune-based startup providing electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions goEgoNetwork has raised $2 million in seed funding to expand its electric charging network. Rishi Bagla, Chairman of Bagla Group, an auto component manufacturer, ...
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AI-Based Electric Mobility Platform MetroRide Raises Seed Funding from Angel Investors

AI-Based Electric Mobility Platform MetroRide Raises Seed Funding from Angel Investors

Artificial intelligence (AI)-based electric mobility platform MetroRide has received seed funding from angel investors in Silicon Valley, New Jersey, and India. Some notable angel investors who participated in the funding ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Power Installs EV Charging Facility in Gujarat’s Kevadia

Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Power Installs EV Charging Facility in Gujarat’s Kevadia

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Indian power utility Tata Power has installed a fast DC electric vehicle (EV) charger in Gujarat’s Narmada ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: Saatvik Green to Supply Modules to BHEL’s 100 MW Solar Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: Saatvik Green to Supply Modules to BHEL’s 100 MW Solar Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Solar module manufacturer Saatvik Green Energy has secured a 141.76 MW solar module order from BHEL. The ...
Daily News Wrap-Up ReNew Power’s SPAC Deal to go Public Gets Regulatory Approval

Daily News Wrap-Up: ReNew Power’s SPAC Deal to go Public Gets Regulatory Approval

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Competition Commission of India has approved the exchange of equity shareholding by existing shareholders of ReNew ...
Daily News Wrap-Up Sembcorp Raises $302 Million in a Green Bond Offering

Daily News Wrap-Up: Sembcorp Raises $302 Million in a Green Bond Offering

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Renewable energy company Masdar and Abu Dhabi Airports have announced the completion of Abu Dhabi's largest solar-powered ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up Electric Vehicles Exempt From Registration Renewal Fee

Daily News Wrap-Up: Electric Vehicles Exempt from Registration Renewal Fee

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways under the Government of India has proposed to exempt battery-operated ...
Daily News Wrap-Up Electric Utility EDP's First Floating Wind Project to Come up in Spain

Daily News Wrap-Up: Electric Utility EDP’s First Floating Wind Project to Come up in Spain

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Electric utility company EDP announced the first floating wind farm in Spain for Asturias. The firm is promoting ...
Daily News Wrap-Up Ciel & Terre Installs a 14.7 MW Floating Solar Project for SPIC

Daily News Wrap-Up: Ciel & Terre Installs a 14.7 MW Floating Solar Project for SPIC

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Floating solar specialist Ciel & Terre India has completed a 14.7 MW project for Southern Petrochemical Industries ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: ENGIE to Develop 2 GW Renewable Energy Portfolio in Chile

Daily News Wrap-Up: ENGIE to Develop 2 GW Renewable Energy Portfolio in Chile

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Global energy player ENGIE will develop a 2 GW renewable energy portfolio in Chile. It includes an ...
Electric Vehicles Sales Decline 20% YoY in FY 2020-21

Electric Vehicles Sales Decline 20% YoY in FY 2020-21

The Society of Manufacturers of Electric Vehicles (SMEV) has said 236,802 electric vehicles (EV) were sold in India in financial year (FY) 2020-21, registering a drop of 20% over the ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Haryana Budget Includes Solar Projects, Lights, Pumps, and EV Announcements

Haryana Budget Includes Solar Projects, Lights, Pumps, and EV Announcements

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal announced the budget for 2021-22. Provisions were made to set up 93 MW of solar projects, among other renewable and e-mobility plans. The Haryana Power ...
GreenCell Joins Hands with PMI Electro to Deploy 350 Electric Buses Across Uttar Pradesh

GreenCell Joins Hands with PMI Electro to Deploy 350 Electric Buses Across Uttar Pradesh

GreenCell Mobility, an electric mobility-as-a-service (eMaaS) platform, has announced that it is investing ₹4 billion (~$55.09 million) in a consortium run by PMI Electro Mobility Solutions to deploy 350 electric ...
Ather Energy Begins Electric Two-Wheeler Production at its Hosur Facility

Ather Energy Begins Electric Two-Wheeler Production at its Facility in Tamil Nadu

Indian electric two-wheeler manufacturer, Ather Energy, has commenced operations from its facility in Hosur, Tamil Nadu. Ather has also started deliveries in Mumbai, Pune, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, and Hyderabad, and ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Goa Announces Electric Mobility Initiatives

Goa Announces Electric Mobility Initiatives

Goa's Minister of Power, Environment, and New & Renewable Energy Nilesh Cabral emphasized the importance of ushering in electric two-wheelers in Goa. He also highlighted other electric mobility initiatives as ...
ABB to Build a Manufacturing Facility in Italy to Meet Global Demand for EV Chargers

ABB to Build a Manufacturing Facility in Italy to Meet Global Demand for EV Chargers

Switzerland-based ABB announced that it had invested $30 million (~₹2.25 billion) to construct its new manufacturing facility in San Giovanni Valdarno, Italy. In its press statement, ABB said that the ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Kerala Empanels Eight Companies for Setting Up EV Charging Stations

Kerala Empanels Eight Companies for Setting Up EV Charging Stations

The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has disclosed the list of empaneled bidders that intend to set up electric vehicle (EV) charging stations for commercial operations at specified locations in ...
Rising Purchase of Two-Wheelers Pushes India’s EV Sales Up by 20% in FY 2019-20

Rising Purchase of Two-Wheelers Pushes India’s EV Sales Up by 20% in FY 2019-20

The sale of electric vehicles (EVs) in the country went up by 20% in 2019-20. The EV industry sold 156,000 electric vehicles in the financial year (FY) 2019-20. Out of ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
EESL Set to Procure 1,000 Electric Cars

EESL Set to Procure 1,000 Electric Cars

The Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) has floated a tender to procure 1,000 electric cars with a driving range over 180 km on a pan-India basis. EESL is a joint ...
Bengaluru-Based EV Startup Numocity Raises Funding

Bengaluru-Based EV Startup Numocity Raises Funding

Bengaluru-based startup Numocity Technologies has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Ideaspring Capital, Rebright Partners, and ABB Technology Ventures (ATV). The early-stage startup is focused on providing end-to-end solutions ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Fast Charging Network for Electric Buses Set Up in Gujarat

Fast Charging Network for Electric Buses Set Up in Gujarat

Charge+Zone, a start-up company based in Vadodara in Gujarat, has set up a fast-charging facility of CCS2 150 kW DC chargers to enable the e-mobility of electric buses. The company ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Kerala Floats Tender for the Procurement of Solar Boats

Kerala Floats Tender for the Procurement of Solar Boats

The State Water Transport Department (SWTD), Government of Kerala, has floated a tender for the construction and supply of three solar boats. The last date for the submission of bids ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
ABB Set to Acquire Majority Stake in Chinese E-Mobility Company

ABB Set to Acquire Majority Stake in Chinese E-Mobility Company

Switzerland-headquartered ABB is set to acquire a 67% share stake in Shanghai Chargedot New Energy Technology Co., Ltd., a leading Chinese e-mobility solution provider. According to the company statement, the ...
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