Daily News Wrap-Up: $30 Million Announced in Federal Funding for Clean Energy Projects

Daily News Wrap-Up: $30 Million Announced in Federal Funding for Clean Energy Projects

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced over $30 million in federal funding, matched by over ...
Reliance to Foray into Solar, Battery Storage, Green Hydrogen, and Fuel Cell Production

Reliance to Foray into Solar, Battery Storage, Green Hydrogen, and Fuel Cell Production

Reliance Industries (RIL) will invest ₹750 billion (~$10 billion) to build an integrated solar photovoltaic (PV) factory, advanced energy storage battery manufacturing unit, green hydrogen, and fuel cell facility in ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Daily News Wrap-Up: India Offers $100 Million Credit Line to Sri Lanka for Solar Expansion

Daily News Wrap-Up: India Offers $100 Million Credit Line to Sri Lanka for Solar Expansion

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: India has extended a Line of Credit (LOC) of $100 million to Sri Lanka to finance projects ...
50 MW/500 MWh Liquid-Air Energy Storage Facility Coming to Chile

50 MW/500 MWh Liquid-Air Energy Storage Facility Coming to Chile

Highview Enlasa, a 50/50 joint venture between Highview Power, a long-duration energy storage solutions provider, and Energía Latina S.A.-Enlasa, a backup power generation provider in Chile, has announced the development ...
Torrent Power's Total Income Up by 13% in FY 2021

Torrent Power’s Total Income Up by 13% in FY 2021

Torrent Power has announced the results for the fourth quarter (Q4) of the financial year (FY) 2020-2021. As per the financial statement released by the company, the company reported a ...
Renewable Cost Drop Leaves 80% Coal Plants Uneconomical in the US Report

Renewable Cost Drop Leaves 80% Coal Plants Uneconomical in the US: Report

A new report titled the 'Coal Cost Crossover 2.0' published by energy and climate policy firm Energy Innovation has noted that 80% of the coal-fired power plants in the United ...
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Here are the Details for Bidding Under Solar Production-Linked Incentive Program

Here are the Details for Bidding Under Solar Production-Linked Incentive Program

The government's approval for the Production Linked Incentive (PLI) program under the 'National Program on High-Efficiency Solar PV (Photovoltaic) Modules' has been widely welcomed by the solar industry. The PLI ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Azure Power Sells Non-Core Rooftop Solar Portfolio to Radiance Renewables

Azure Power Sells Non-Core Rooftop Solar Portfolio to Radiance Renewables

Independent solar power producer Azure Power Global has announced that it had signed a binding agreement to sell its non-core rooftop solar portfolio to Radiance Renewables for ₹5.36 billion (~$73.5 ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Brookfield Renewable Acquires 360 MW of Distributed Solar Assets for $810 Milllion

Brookfield Renewable Acquires 360 MW of Distributed Solar Assets for $810 Million

Canada-based renewable energy investor Brookfield Renewable, along with its institutional partners, announced its entry into a definitive agreement with Exelon Generation Company. Brookfield Renewable will acquire a distributed generation development ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Researchers Discover Material That Could Store Solar Energy for Several Months

Researchers Discover Material That Could Store Solar Energy for Several Months

A team of researchers from Lancaster University studying a crystalline material has discovered it can capture solar energy and store it for several months at room temperature and release it ...
/ / Solar, Technology
Amazon Becomes World's Largest Corporate Purchaser of Renewable Energy

Amazon Becomes World’s Largest Corporate Purchaser of Renewable Energy

E-commerce giant Amazon announced 26 new utility-scale wind and solar energy projects totaling 3.4 GW of electricity production capacity, bringing its total investment in renewable energy in 2020 to 35 ...
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Italy Announces Special Tariffs for Shared Renewable Energy Generation by Prosumers

Italy Announces Special Tariffs for Shared Renewable Energy Generation by Prosumers

Italy has launched a new incentive program to encourage the local generation and sharing of renewable power. Two kinds of prosumers would be the beneficiaries of the incentive program: energy ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up_ ADB Approves $600 Million Loan to Indonesia for Renewables

Daily News Wrap-Up: ADB Approves $600 Million Loan to Indonesia for Renewables

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Royal DSM announced the launch of the all-purpose Endurance Backsheet D15. The newly launched Endurance Backsheet protects ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up_ EDF Renewables to Supply 250 MW of Solar to Steel Producer Nucor

Daily News Wrap-Up: EDF Renewables to Supply 250 MW of Solar to Steel Producer Nucor

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: EDF Renewables North America and Nucor Corporation have signed a 15-year virtual power purchase agreement (VPPA) for ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
U.S. Solar Energy Industries Association Prepares Policy Agenda for Biden Government

US Solar Energy Industries Association Prepares Policy Agenda for Biden Government

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) of the United States announced that it has prepared a legislative and executive agenda for 2021. SEIA asked President-elect Biden and the new Congress ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Sun Exchange’s 1.9 MW Solar-Plus-Storage Project For Zimbabwe's Vegetable Exporter

Sun Exchange’s 1.9 MW Solar-Plus-Storage Project For Zimbabwe’s Vegetable Exporter

Zimbabwe’s leading fruit and vegetable exporter, Nhimbe Fresh, struck a deal with South African solar leasing platform Sun Exchange to install 1.9 MW of solar-plus-storage project for its cold store ...
/ / Off-grid, Solar
Daily News Wrap-Up_ Hero to Exchange Two-Wheelers for Electric Scooters

Daily News Wrap-Up: Hero to Exchange Two-Wheelers for Electric Scooters

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Orsted and bp have agreed to jointly develop a potential large-scale renewable hydrogen project at bp’s Lingen ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up_ Airports Authority of India Signs Pact With NVVN for Solar and EVs

Daily News Wrap-Up: Airports Authority of India Signs Pact With NVVN for Solar and EVs

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Airports Authority of India has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with NTPC Vidhyut Vihar Nigam Limited to ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
ADB Offers Over $10 Million to the Maldives to Swap Diesel-Based Grids with Renewables

ADB Offers Over $10 Million to the Maldives to Swap Diesel-Based Grids with Renewables

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) announced that it approved a concessional loan worth $7.74 million and a project grant worth $2.73 million to advance the existing 'Preparing Outer Islands for ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up_ Adani Solar Jodhpur Commissions a 50 MW of Solar Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: Adani Solar Jodhpur Commissions a 50 MW of Solar Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Adani Solar Energy Jodhpur Two Limited commissioned a 50 MW solar power project as an independent power ...
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SECI and OREDA Come Together to Develop Agro-Photovoltaic Projects in Odisha

SECI and OREDA Come Together to Develop Agro-Photovoltaic Projects in Odisha

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Odisha Renewable Energy Development Agency (OREDA) to develop solar energy projects in the state ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
China Adds 18.7 GW of Solar Capacity in First Nine Months of 2020

China Adds 18.7 GW of Solar Capacity in First Nine Months of 2020

China has installed 18.7 GW of solar capacity in the first nine months of 2020, an increase of 17% compared to 16 GW installed during the same period in 2019, ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Daily News Wrap-Up_ RenewSys Sets Up Solar Module Testing Facility in Bangalore

Daily News Wrap-Up: RenewSys Launches New Half-Cut Mono PERC Solar Modules

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: RenewSys, a solar module manufacturer, launched ‘DESERV Galactic Ultra’ a range of high output modules that have ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: KKR Launches Platform to Acquire Renewable Assets in India

Daily News Wrap-Up: KKR Launches Platform to Acquire Renewable Assets in India

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: ReneSola Energy Nantong, a joint venture of  Zhongnan Industry and ReneSola Yixing, has signed a cooperation agreement ...
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Daily News Wrap-up_ NHPC Planning a 600 MW Solar Project in Uttar Pradesh

Daily News Wrap-Up: NHPC Planning a 600 MW Solar Project in Uttar Pradesh

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: NHPC Limited has revealed its plans to build a 600 MW solar project in Deoria district of ...
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