Transition to Renewable Energy - Answer to Many of Africa’s Challenges: Report

Transition to Renewable Energy – Answer to Many of Africa’s Challenges: Report

A calibrated policy framework centered on renewable energy can help resolve many of Africa’s social, economic, health, and environmental challenges, as revealed in a report published by the International Renewable ...
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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 ...
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New York’s Distributed Solar Roadmap Aims at an Additional 4 GW by 2030

New York’s Distributed Solar Roadmap Aims at an Additional 4 GW by 2030

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) and the New York State Department of Public Service (DPS) have submitted a comprehensive roadmap to expand the state’s successful ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Union Cabinet Approves Phase-II of the Green Energy Corridor Program

Union Cabinet Approves Phase-II of the Green Energy Corridor Program

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA), chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has approved the Green Energy Corridor Phase-II program for intrastate transmission systems. The program aims to add ...
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Saudi Arabia Aims to Generate 15 TWh of Renewable Energy Annually by 2024

Saudi Arabia Aims to Generate 15 TWh of Renewable Energy Annually by 2024

Saudi Arabia plans to generate 15.1 TWh of renewable energy annually by 2024 that will be sufficient to meet the power requirements of 692,557 households, said the Kingdom’s General Authority for ...
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ITC Commissions its First Offsite Solar Project with 14.9 MW Capacity in Tamil Nadu

ITC Commissions its First Offsite Solar Project with 14.9 MW Capacity in Tamil Nadu

ITC Limited, an Indian multi-business conglomerate, said it had commissioned its first offsite solar project in Dindigul, Tamil Nadu. The 14.9 MW solar project, built with an investment of ₹760 ...
/ / Commercial, Solar
India’s Installed Renewable Energy Capacity Including Hydro Crosses 150 GW MNRE

India’s Installed Renewable Energy Capacity Including Hydro Crosses 150 GW: MNRE

India has crossed the 150 GW milestone of installed renewable energy capacity, including hydro, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has said in a tweet. In August this ...
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South Africa Allocates 2.58 GW of Wind and Solar Projects in REIPPP Auction

South Africa Allocates 2.58 GW of Wind and Solar Projects in REIPPP Auction

South Africa has selected 25 wind and solar power projects to be developed by private developers under its renewable energy independent power producer procurement program (REIPPPP). The projects amount to ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Apple Doubles Number of Suppliers Committed to Using 100% Clean Energy

Apple Doubles Number of Suppliers Committed to Using 100% Clean Energy

Apple has announced it has more than doubled the number of suppliers committed to using 100% clean energy over the last year, accelerating progress toward its ambitious 2030 goal to ...
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ENEOS to Acquire 100% Stake in Japan Renewable Energy for ¥200 Billion

ENEOS to Acquire 100% Stake in Japan Renewable Energy for ¥200 Billion

ENEOS Holdings, an oil refiner and distributor, based in Japan, announced that its consolidated subsidiary ENEOS Corporation would acquire a 100% stake in Japan Renewable Energy Corporation (JRE) for ¥200 ...
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Ukraine Announces Amendments to Renewable Energy Laws

Ukraine Announces Amendments to Renewable Energy Laws

Ukraine's Ministry of Energy has proposed amendments to regulations on promoting renewable energy generation. The Ministry of Energy has invited comments and proposals to the draft regulations within a month ...
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Solar Projects With ₹7.01/kWh Tariff Face Higher Curtailment in Tamil Nadu: POSOCO

Solar Projects With ₹7.01/kWh Tariff Face Higher Curtailment in Tamil Nadu: POSOCO

Power System Operation Corporation Limited (POSOCO) has submitted a report on renewable energy curtailment in Tamil Nadu following the Appellate Tribunal For Electricity's (APTEL) orders. The tribunal had ordered POSOCO ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Power Commissions a 150 MW Solar Project in Rajasthan

Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Power Commissions a 150 MW Solar Project in Rajasthan

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited (TPREL), a 100% subsidiary of Tata Power, commissioned a 150 MW solar ...
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Delhi Regulatory Commission Releases Renewable Purchase Obligation Guidelines

Delhi Regulatory Commission Releases Renewable Purchase Obligation Guidelines

The Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission has announced the ‘Renewable Purchase Obligation and Renewable Energy Certificate Framework Implementation Regulations, 2021.’ The regulations are effective from April 13, 2021. The rules govern ...
/ / Grid, Market & Policy
AI Technology Boosts Solar and Wind Forecasts, Reducing Grid Pressure

AI Technology Boosts Solar and Wind Forecasts, Reducing Grid Pressure

A team from Monash University’s Grid Innovation Hub, Worley, and Palisade Energy Ltd have embarked on a joint study to precisely predict wind and solar power generation using machine learning technology. The collaborators ...
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Solar’s Share in India’s Installed Power Capacity Rises to 11.2%

Solar’s Share in India’s Installed Power Capacity Rises to 11.2%

India’s installed renewable energy (including large hydro projects) capacity stood at 143.9 GW, accounting for a share of 37.4% in the overall power mix at the end of the second ...
SBI Has Provided ₹319.18 Billion in Renewable Energy Project Finance as of FY 2021

SBI Has Provided ₹319.18 Billion in Renewable Energy Project Finance as of FY 2021

The State Bank of India (SBI), one of India’s largest public sector banks, declared results for the financial year (FY) 2020-2021, which claimed that the bank had approved over ₹319.18 ...
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Ministry of Power gives its nod to net metering for rooftop solar systems up to 500 kW capacity

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

Here is a recap of some of the most important headlines from June 2021: The Ministry of Power (MoP) has finally issued the rules concerning net metering for rooftop solar ...
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Cost-Effective Catalysts for Metal-Air Battery

Cost-Effective Catalysts for Metal-Air Battery

International Advanced Research Centre for Powder Metallurgy and New Materials (ARCI), an autonomous research and development (R&D) centre of the Department of Science and Technology (DST), under the Government of ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: Statkraft, Skagerak Energi to Supply Green Hydrogen to a Carrier in Norway

Daily News Wrap-Up: Statkraft, Skagerak Energi to Supply Green Hydrogen to a Carrier in Norway

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Hydropower company Statkraft and Norwegian utility company Skagerak Energi have been chosen to supply green hydrogen to ...
Green Power Tariff An Attractive Option for Consumers to Access Solar and Wind Power

Green Power Tariff: An Attractive Option for Consumers to Access Solar and Wind Power

Commercial and Industrial (C&I) consumers have multiple options of going green – setting up large-scale solar projects through open access models, rooftop solar systems, or purchasing renewable energy certificates. For ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: NTPC Aims to Install 60 GW of Renewable Capacity by 2032

Daily News Wrap-Up: NTPC Aims to Install 60 GW of Renewable Capacity by 2032

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: NTPC Limited has declared its Energy Compact Goals at the United Nations High-Level Dialogue on Energy (HLDE) ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: ADB Approves Refinancing for a 240 MW Solar Project in Vietnam

Daily News Wrap-Up: ADB Approves Refinancing for a 240 MW Solar Project in Vietnam

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Asian Development Bank has approved $160.5 million in financing for the 240 MW Dau Tieng 2 ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: EBRD Loans ~$72.36 Million For Wind Farms in Poland

Daily News Wrap-Up: EBRD Loans ~$72.36 Million For Wind Farms in Poland

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has lent PLN275 million (~$72.36 million) to Poland for ...
IKEA & Rockefeller Foundation to Set Up $1 Billion Platform for Distributed Renewables

IKEA & Rockefeller Foundation to Set Up $1 Billion Platform for Distributed Renewables

The IKEA Foundation and Rockefeller Foundation will set up a $1 billion global platform in 2021 to fight climate change and energy poverty. The platform aims to reduce 1 billion ...
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