Electric Vehicle Sector Lays Out Expectations for Budget 2022

Electric Vehicle Sector Lays Out Expectations for Budget 2022

The Indian electric vehicle (EV) industry is expecting favorable announcements as the Union Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, is set to present that Budget 2022 on February 1. Last year proved ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Daily News Wrap-Up: Solar Component Manufacturer RenewSys Adds New Encapsulant Line

Daily News Wrap-Up: Solar Component Manufacturer RenewSys Adds New Encapsulant Line

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Photovoltaic (PV) module and component (encapsulant and backsheet) manufacturer RenewSys India commissioned a new encapsulant line. The ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up Verizon Signs Renewable Energy PPAs Totaling 910 MW

Daily News Wrap-Up: Verizon Signs Renewable Energy PPAs Totaling 910 MW

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Verizon Communications has signed seven new renewable energy purchase agreements (REPAs) for 910 MW of renewable energy ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
EVs Gear Up for a Breakthrough Year in 2022

EVs Gear Up for a Breakthrough Year in 2022

The increasing number of green number plates on Indian roads is the best testament to the new vehicle buyers’ growing inclination towards electric vehicles (EVs). Though the number of vehicles ...
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Pine Gate Renewables Secures a $500 Million Credit Facility for Solar Expansion

Pine Gate Renewables Secures a $500 Million Credit Facility for Solar Expansion

Pine Gate Renewables, a solar project developer, has secured a $500 million credit facility from Fundamental Renewables to finance the development and construction of its utility-scale solar and storage projects ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Electric Vehicle Maker EVage Raises $28 Million in Seed Funding

Electric Vehicle Maker EVage Raises $28 Million in Seed Funding

Indian electric commercial vehicle startup EVage announced that it raised $28 million in its seed funding round led by RedBlue Capital, a U.S.-based venture capital company. The fresh funding will help EVage complete ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Daily News Wrap-Up: Adani and POSCO to Collaborate in Renewable Energy

Daily News Wrap-Up: Adani and POSCO to Collaborate in Renewable Energy

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Adani Group and South Korean steel major POSCO will explore business cooperation opportunities, including establishing a green, environment-friendly integrated ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Battery Storage Provider Viridi Parente Raises $95 Million in Series C Funding Round

Battery Storage Provider Viridi Parente Raises $95 Million in Series C Funding Round

Battery storage provider Viridi Parente raised $94.7 million in a Series C funding round led by existing investor B. Thomas Golisano. The round saw participation from new investors, including international equipment ...
/ / Energy Storage, Technology
IREDA Launches New Program to Promote Green Mobility

IREDA Launches New Program to Promote Green Mobility

The Indian Renewable Development Agency (IREDA), under the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, has launched a program to promote the manufacture and deployment of infrastructure for emerging technologies, green ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Daily News Wrap-Up: Hero Future Energies, Ohmium to Set Up 1 GW Green Hydrogen Facilities

Daily News Wrap-Up: Hero Future Energies, Ohmium to Set Up 1 GW Green Hydrogen Facilities

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The renewable energy venture of the Hero Group, Hero Future Energies (HFE), has partnered with U.S. electrolyzer ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Month in a Minute Top Headlines from Indian Renewable Sector in December 2021

Month in a Minute: Top Headlines from Indian Renewable Sector in December 2021

Here is a recap of some of the most important headlines from December 2021: Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) announced that India crossed the 150 GW milestone of ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Top Developments That Shaped the Electric Vehicle Industry in 2021

Top Developments That Shaped the Electric Vehicle Industry in 2021

India’s electric vehicle (EV) policies announced by the Union government and state governments saw established EV players accelerate manufacturing even as several startups entered the market in 2021. As of ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Most Impactful Interviews with Clean Energy Industry Leaders in 2021

Most Impactful Interviews with Clean Energy Industry Leaders in 2021

Experts across the clean energy spectrum have shared their insights, plans, and opinions with Mercom's news team on critical issues and opportunities in the industry. From scaling solar manufacturing to ...
/ / Mercom Research Focus, Other
Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Motors Forms EV Subsidiary with ₹7 Billion Investment

Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Motors Forms EV Subsidiary with ₹7 Billion Investment

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Tata Motors has incorporated a 100% subsidiary, Tata Passenger Electric Mobility Limited (TPEML). TPEML has been incorporated ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: India Announces ₹760 Billion for Semiconductor PLI Program

Daily News Wrap-Up: India Announces ₹760 Billion for Semiconductor PLI Program

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Indian government has announced a production-linked incentive (PLI) program worth ₹760 billion (~$10 billion) to establish ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
EV Charging Startup Exponent Energy Raises $5 Million in Pre-Series A Round

EV Charging Startup Exponent Energy Raises $5 Million in Pre-Series A Round

Electric vehicle (EV) charging startup Exponent Energy has secured $5 million in its pre-series A round of funding. The round was led by YourNest VC, with participation from 3one4 Capital, ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: Hydrogen Solutions Provider Plug Power Acquires Frames Group

Daily News Wrap-Up: Hydrogen Solutions Provider Plug Power Acquires Frames Group

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Turnkey hydrogen solutions provider Plug Power completed the acquisition of Frames Group, a  turnkey systems integration provider ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: Ayana Renewable Commissions a 150 MW Solar Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: Ayana Renewable Commissions a 150 MW Solar Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Bangalore-based renewable energy platform Ayana Renewable Power announced that it had commissioned 150 MW out of 300 MW ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
EV Charging Startup Exponent Energy Raises $5 Million in Pre-Series A Round

Daily News Wrap-Up: bp to Acquire EV Charging Services Provider AMPLY Power

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: bp is set to acquire electric-vehicle charging services provider AMPLY Power to expand its e-mobility business in the ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
US Could Have up to 35 Million Electric Vehicles on Roads by 2030: SEPA

US Could Have Up to 35 Million Electric Vehicles on Roads by 2030: SEPA

The United States would have 10 million to 35 million electric vehicles on roads by 2030. This will generate around 100 TWh of new power demand annually, according to a ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Over 165,000 EVs Deployed With ₹5.64 Billion Incentives Under FAME-II Program

Over 165,000 EVs Deployed with ₹5.64 Billion Incentives Under FAME-II Program

As of November 25, 2021, over 165,000 electric vehicles (EVs) have been supported through demand incentives of ₹5.64 billion (~$75.36 million) under the second phase of the Faster Adoption and ...
Germany to Phase out Coal, Boost Share of Renewable Energy to 80% by 2030

Germany to Phase out Coal, Boost Share of Renewable Energy to 80% by 2030

Two months after the general election in Germany, the Social Democrats (SPD), Alliance 90 (The Greens), and Free Democrats (FDP) have agreed on a coalition treaty that pledges that Germany ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up SJVN, PTC Sign Agreement to Supply RTC Renewable Power (2)

Daily News Wrap-Up: SJVN, PTC Sign Agreement to Supply RTC Renewable Power

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world SJVN Limited has signed a pact with PTC India to develop products for supplying round-the-clock renewable energy ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Delhi Allows Entry of Only EVs and CNG-Run Vehicles to Control Air Pollution

Delhi Allows Entry of Only EVs and CNG-Run Vehicles to Control Air Pollution

The Delhi Government has announced that only electric vehicles and compressed natural gas (CNG)-run vehicles would be allowed entry into the city from November 27 to December 3, 2021, as the air ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Daily News Wrap-Up: Delhi International Airport to Become Net-Zero by 2030

Daily News Wrap-Up: Delhi International Airport to Become Net-Zero by 2030

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) is set to become a net-zero carbon emissions airport by 2030 ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy