Daily News Wrap-Up: Volt Energy to Supply Microsoft with 250 MW of Solar Power

Daily News Wrap-Up: Volt Energy to Supply Microsoft with 250 MW of Solar Power

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Vancouver-headquartered Volt Energy has announced its first environmental justice and renewable energy initiative with Microsoft. Under the ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Clean Energy Projects Along Highways Proposed in the US

Daily News Wrap-Up: Clean Energy Projects Along Highways Proposed in the US

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: U.S. Senator Jon Ossoff has announced legislation to boost clean energy initiatives under the Sustainable Highways Innovation ...
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: 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 ...
Vena Energy Secures $500 Million Green Credit Facility from Eight Lenders

Vena Energy Secures $500 Million Green Credit Facility from Eight Lenders

Renewable independent power producer Vena Energy has signed its first sustainability-linked revolving credit facility of JPY52.8 billion (~$500 million) from eight lenders. A revolving credit facility is a line of ...
Daily News Wrap-Up 25 GW Green Hydrogen Mega Project Coming Up in Oman

Daily News Wrap-Up: 25 GW Green Hydrogen Mega Project Coming Up in Oman

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: An international consortium comprising Oman’s integrated energy company OQ, green fuels developer InterContinental Energy, and Kuwait government-backed ...
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ADB to Discontinue Financing Coal Projects

The Asian Development Bank (ADB), under its draft energy policy, has announced that it will discontinue financing any new coal-fired capacity for power and heat generation or any facilities associated ...
Amazon to Issue $1 Billion Sustainability Bonds to Fund Green Projects

Amazon to Issue $1 Billion Sustainability Bonds to Fund Green Projects

E-commerce giant Amazon has issued a $1 billion sustainability bond to fund ongoing and new projects in five key green spheres. The company aims to finance green and social projects ...
EIB and SBI Launch €100 Million Climate Action and Sustainability Financing

EIB and SBI Launch €100 Million Climate Action and Sustainability Financing

In a significant development, the European Investment Bank (EIB) and the State Bank of India (SBI) have launched a new initiative of €100 million (~$121.63 million) for climate action and ...
Fourth Partner Energy Secures ₹2.5 Billion to Expand C&I Solar Portfolio

Fourth Partner Energy Secures ₹2.5 Billion to Expand C&I Solar Portfolio

CDC Group, a U.K. government-owned financial development institution, has announced a ₹2.5 billion (~$33.44 million) investment into distributed solar energy company Fourth Partner Energy. The capital from CDC will be ...
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Deutsche Bank Commits to Carbon Neutrality by 2050, Joins Net Zero Banking Alliance

Deutsche Bank Commits to Carbon Neutrality by 2050, Joins Net Zero Banking Alliance

Deutsche Bank has joined the new Net Zero Banking Alliance (NZBA), whose signatories commit to reaching carbon neutrality by 2050. The NZBA was recently formed with 43 banks from 23 ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up_ Oberoi Group inks MoU with EESL to cut Carbon Footprint

Daily News Wrap-Up: Oberoi Group inks MoU with EESL to cut Carbon Footprint

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Oberoi Group signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) to further ...
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JSW Announces Sustainability, Renewable Energy Generation Roadmap

JSW Announces Sustainability, Renewable Energy Generation Roadmap

Mumbai-based power producer JSW Energy announced plans to double its power generation portfolio with renewable and hydropower-based generation sources contributing to 70% of its total capacity in the medium term ...
Luxury Automobile Manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover Aims to Become Carbon Neutral by 2039

Luxury Automobile Manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover Aims to Become Carbon Neutral by 2039

Jaguar Land Rover, a luxury automobile manufacturing arm of Tata Motors, has announced plans to become carbon neutral across its supply chain, products, and operations by 2039. As a part ...
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India Needs $206 Billion Between 2015-2030 to Fight Climate Change

Economic Survey 2021: India Needs $206 Billion Between 2015-2030 to Fight Climate Change

The Ministry of Finance's (MoF) Economic Survey for 2021 reiterated the Indian government's commitment to sustainable development despite the challenges brought forth by the COVID-19 pandemic. It also spoke about ...
Beer Maker Carlsberg Helps Provide Clean Drinking Water in Sunderbans Using Solar Power

Beer Maker Carlsberg Helps Provide Clean Drinking Water in Sunderbans Using Solar Power

Carlsberg Group, a Denmark-based multination brewer, announced that it has joined hands with Desolenator, a water purification technology provider, to provide clean drinking water for a town with a population ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Investment of Over $710 Million Planned to Enhance IKEA’s Sustainability Commitment

Investment of Over $710 Million Planned to Enhance IKEA’s Sustainability Commitment

Netherlands-based Ingka Group announced its plans to invest €600 million (~$710 million) over the coming year to help IKEA, its subsidiary, keep its commitment to become climate positive by 2030 ...
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EVs, Solar, Energy Efficiency, Part of Amazon’s Approach to Sustainability_ Interview

EVs, Solar, Energy Efficiency, Part of Amazon’s Approach to Sustainability: Interview

Large corporations can play a significant role in spearheading the transition towards green energy, decarbonization, and a sustainable future. Over the last few years, Amazon, an e-commerce giant and one of ...
News Wrap-Up_ Meyer Burger Buys SolarWorld’s Plant, BP to Build 50 GW of Renewables

News Wrap-Up: Meyer Burger Buys SolarWorld’s Plant, BP to Build 50 GW of Renewables

Here are some noteworthy cleantech news and announcements from the around the world week: Meyer Burger, a Switzerland-based engineering company, announced that it had secured new locations to set up ...
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BMW Targets Seven Million Electric Vehicles on the Road by 2030

BMW Targets Seven Million Electric Vehicles on the Road by 2030

The BMW Group, a Germany-based luxury automobile manufacturer, announced that it hadset a target of producing seven million electric vehicles (EVs) by 2030, making resource efficiency and sustainability central to ...
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Pharma and FMCG Companies Could Lead the C&I Market Recovery in Rooftop Solar

Pharma and FMCG Companies Could Lead the C&I Market Recovery in Rooftop Solar Segment

As the economy dwindles, industries worldwide are looking frantically at cost-saving measures to keep profit margins from getting thinner. While some segments of the commercial and industrial sector witnessed a ...
In FY 2020, 44.3% of Infosys’ Electricity Came From Renewable Sources_ Interview

In FY 2020, 44.3% of Infosys’ Electricity Came From Renewable Sources: Interview

Infosys, an Indian information technology company, recently signed up for 'The Climate Pledge,' committing to achieve net-zero carbon emissions across its businesses by 2040, making it the first Indian company ...
155 Major MNCs Ask World Governments to Develop Sustainable COVID-19 Recovery Policies

155 Major MNCs Ask World Governments to Develop Sustainable COVID-19 Recovery Policies

In all, 155 multinational corporations (MNC) from across the world have signed a statement asking governments to integrate the latest climate science developments into their efforts to help their respective ...
Investments Should Become ‘Climate-Smart’

Investments Should Now Become ‘Climate-Smart’

Coal is a necessary evil for most of the countries in the world. Though many emerging markets, including India, are transitioning towards sustainable energy, coal is far from being replaced ...
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ISA and Commonwealth Join Hands to Promote Solar Power in Member Countries

The Commonwealth of Nations and the International Solar Alliance (ISA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to expand solar power in the Commonwealth member countries. The agreement was signed ...