Daily News Wrap-Up: Inox Wind Subsidiary to Raise ₹9 Billion Through an IPO

Daily News Wrap-Up: Inox Wind Subsidiary to Raise ₹9 Billion Through an IPO

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Inox Wind announced that its board has approved the proposal for the initial public offering (IPO) of ...
France Increases Feed-In Tariffs for Rooftop Solar Installations for Q2 2022

France Increases Feed-in Tariffs for Rooftop Solar Installations for Q2 2022

France’s independent energy regulatory commission, La Commission de Régulation de l'Énergie (CRE), released feed-in tariffs for rooftop solar systems up to 100 kW capacity for the second quarter of 2022 ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
37 New Renewable Energy Projects to Power Amazon’s Operations Across Eight Countries

37 New Renewable Energy Projects to Power Amazon’s Operations Across Eight Countries

E-commerce giant Amazon has announced 37 new renewable energy projects worldwide, including solar, wind, and battery integrated projects, totaling 3.5 GW of clean energy capacity, in line with its target ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
France Announces Rooftop and Ground-Mounted Solar Auction Winners

France Announces Rooftop and Ground-Mounted Solar Auction Winners

France’s Ministry of Ecological and Solidarity Transition has announced the winners of its first round of auction for commercial and industrial (C&I) rooftop solar and ground-mounted solar projects for the 2021-26 period under ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Macquarie Led Consortium to Acquire Reden Solar for €2.5 Billion

Macquarie Led Consortium to Acquire Reden Solar for €2.5 Billion

A consortium led by Macquarie Asset Management will be acquiring solar project developer Reden Solar from InfraVia Capital Partners and Eurazeo for an enterprise value of €2.5 billion (~$2.72 billion) ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
French Startup CARBON to Set Up Solar Module Gigafactory by 2025

French Startup CARBON to Set Up Solar Module Gigafactory by 2025

French startup CARBON has announced its plans to set up a gigafactory of solar modules in France. The company plans to produce 5 GW of modules by 2025 and then ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
France’s Cumulative Solar Installations Touched 13 GW Mark at the End of 2021

France’s Cumulative Solar Installations Touched 13 GW Mark at the End of 2021

According to the latest data released by the French Renewable Energy Trade Association (SER), France’s total installed solar photovoltaic capacity reached the 13.07 GW mark at the end of December ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
France Allocates 324 MW of C&I Rooftop Solar Capacity in its Latest Auction

France Allocates 324 MW of C&I Rooftop Solar Capacity in its Latest Auction

The Ministry of Ecological and Solidarity Transition of France has announced the results of its 13th tender round for 324 MW of commercial and industrial rooftop solar capacity. The capacity ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Europe Adds 1.3 GW of Offshore Wind Capacity in 1H 2021

Europe Adds 1.3 GW of Offshore Wind Capacity in 1H 2021

Europe has installed 1.3 GW of new offshore wind capacity in the first half of 2021, according to WindEurope, a Brussels-based association promoting wind energy in Europe. The European Union ...
/ / Wind
France's Total Sells Stake in 338 MW of Solar and Wind Assets

France’s Total Sells Stake in 338 MW of Solar and Wind Assets

French oil and gas major Total announced its plans to sell parts of its stake in its solar and wind farms to France-based Crédit Agricole Assurances and Banque des Territoires. The value ...
Macquarie's Green Investment Group Launches Solar Energy Company With an 8 GW Portfolio (1)

Macquarie’s Green Investment Group Launches Solar Energy Company With an 8 GW Portfolio

Macquarie's Green Investment Group (GIG) has launched Cero Generation, a specialist solar energy company working across Europe to support a net-zero future transition. Consolidating GIG's existing and future European solar ...
/ / Commercial, Solar
France and India Have A Crucial Partnership in Renewables_ Mercom RE-Invest Session

France and India Have A Crucial Partnership in Renewables: Mercom RE-Invest Session

The third global RE-Invest 2020, a three-day summit organized by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on November 26, 2020. The ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
France's Cumulative Solar Installations Crosses 10 GW Milestone

France’s Cumulative Solar Installations Crosses 10 GW Milestone

According to the latest data released by the French Renewable Energy Trade Association (SER), France's total installed solar photovoltaic capacity crossed the 10 GW milestone in September 2020. The newly ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Prices Fall in France’s Latest 600 MW Solar and Wind Auction

Prices Fall in France’s Latest 600 MW Solar and Wind Auction

France has selected nearly 100 solar and wind energy projects with a cumulative capacity of 600 MW in its latest auction. According to France’s Ministry of Ecological Transition, these projects ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Total and Google Cloud Develop a Tool that Can Predict the Solar Potential of Rooftops

Total and Google Cloud Develop a Tool that Can Predict the Solar Potential of Rooftops

Total, a France-based oil and gas major, and Google Cloud have jointly developed Solar Mapper, a tool to predict rooftop solar energy potential. The tool aims to enhance the solar ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
Scientists Use Machine Learning to Schedule Off-Grid Solar Module Cleaning

Scientists Use Machine Learning to Schedule Off-Grid Solar Module Cleaning

A group of scientists have developed a new low-cost machine learning technology to run scheduled cleaning of solar photovoltaic (PV) modules installed in remote locations that are off the grid ...
/ / Off-grid, Solar
France to Invest Over $35 Billion to Boost the Economy Through Renewables

France to Invest Over $35 Billion to Boost the Economy Through Renewables

France has announced its plans to invest €100 billion (~$118.4 billion) to retrieve the economy from the damage caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. As part of its 'France Relance' (France ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Other
France Installs 379 MW of Solar Capacity in the First Half of 2020

France Installs 379 MW of Solar Capacity in the First Half of 2020

France's Data and Statistical Studies said that the country added 379 MW of new solar capacity during the first half (1H) of 2020. France had managed to install 405 MW ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
French Solar Developer Technique Solaire Raises $29 Million to Expand its Portfolio

French Solar Developer Technique Solaire Raises $29 Million to Expand its Portfolio

Technique Solaire, a France-based solar developer, announced that it had raised €25 million (~$29.3 million) from its partners Bpifrance and Crédit Agricole Group. This marks the second round of funding for the company ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
International Solar Alliance Aims to Develop 20 GW of Solar Parks

International Solar Alliance Aims to Develop 20 GW of Solar Parks

The Union Power Minister and the President of International Solar Alliance (ISA), R.K. Singh, announced the launch of eight new and innovative initiatives at a meeting of the members of ...
ENGIE to Sell 74% Stake in its Indian Solar Assets to Edelweiss Infrastructure Yield Plus

ENGIE to Sell 74% Stake in its Indian Solar Assets to Edelweiss Infrastructure Yield Plus

ENGIE, a French multinational electric utility company, has announced that it is selling a 74% stake in its solar assets in India to Edelweiss Infrastructure Yield Plus (EIYP). This transaction ...
France’s Technique Solaire Commissions 20 MW of Solar Project in Maharashtra

France’s Technique Solaire Commissions 20 MW of Solar Project in Maharashtra

French company Technique Solaire has commissioned a total capacity of 20 MW (AC) of solar projects in Maharashtra. This is the second project of the company in India. This ground-mounted ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Indian EV Start-Up Strom Motors Receives Angel Funding

India and France to Work Together for Expansion of Electric Vehicles

India and France have announced quite a few collaborations together lately to battle climate change affecting the world. The latest Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between India’s Solar ...
Green Climate Fund Pledges $1 Billion to Fight Climate Change in Developing Countries

India Joins Hands with Japan and France for a Sustainable Future

The Cabinet has approved a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and France in the field of energy efficiency. The MoU is a science and technology agreement, which involves knowledge ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Ciel et Terre Opens Floating Solar Manufacturing Unit in India

Ciel et Terre Opens Floating Solar Manufacturing Unit in India

Ciel et Terre International, a French floating solar specialist, has started its endeavour to increase its footprint in the solar industry of India. As part of its expansion plans in ...
/ / Floating Solar, Solar