Off-Grid Solar Product Sales in India Dip 48% YoY in H2 2020 GOGLA

Off-Grid Solar Product Sales in India Dip 48% YoY in H2 2020: GOGLA

The Global Off-Grid Lighting Association (GOGLA) has published its latest off-grid solar market semi-annual sales and impact report. The data used has been collated from July to December 2020. The ...
Daily News Wrap-Up_ Procter & Gamble's Hyderabad Unit Goes Solar

Daily News Wrap-Up: Procter & Gamble’s Hyderabad Unit Goes Solar

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Procter & Gamble has commissioned its first in-house solar power unit at the company's Hyderabad manufacturing facility ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up_ Switch Mobility, Siemens Sign MoU to Push E-Mobility in India

Daily News Wrap-Up: Switch Mobility, Siemens Sign MoU to Push E-Mobility in India

Auto manufacturer Ashok Leyland's U.K. arm Switch Mobility has partnered with Siemens Limited to promote electric mobility in the Indian commercial vehicle market. The memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed by ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Facebook Ties Up with CleanMax to Source 100% Renewable Power

Facebook Ties Up with CleanMax to Source 100% Renewable Power

Facebook has partnered with renewable energy company CleanMax to further the global tech giant’s sustainability ambitions in India. As part of the deal, Facebook will procure renewable energy from wind ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Japan’s Toshiba to Stop Taking Construction Orders for Coal-Fired Plants

Japan’s Toshiba to Stop Taking Construction Orders for Coal-Fired Plants

Toshiba, a Japan-based conglomerate, announced that it would not take any new orders for the construction work of coal-fired thermal facilities. The company is planning to shift towards renewable energy ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Siemens Energy to Stop Support for Development of New Coal-Fired Projects

Siemens Energy to Stop Support for Development of New Coal-Fired Projects

Germany's Siemens Energy has announced that it will discontinue support for new coal-fired power projects. However, the company will continue to offer new technologies like gas-fired projects and components for ...
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Investment Firm KKR to Acquire 317 MW of Solar Assets from Shapoorji Pallonji

Investment Firm KKR to Acquire 317 MW of Solar Assets from Shapoorji Pallonji

Shapoorji Pallonji Infrastructure Capital (SP Infra), a part of the Shapoorji Pallonji Group and KKR, a global investment firm, have signed an agreement under which the SP Infra will sell ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Yellow Door to Help APICORP Install Solar and Energy-Efficient Technologies in Saudi Arabia

Yellow Door to Help APICORP Install Solar and Energy-Efficient Technologies in Saudi Arabia

The Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation (APICORP), a multilateral development financial institution, has signed two agreements with Yellow Door Energy to install a rooftop solar system at APICORP’s headquarters in Dammam ...
/ / Energy Efficiency, Other
India’s Gift to the United Nations_ 193 Solar Panels for Every Member State

India’s Gift to the United Nations: 193 Solar Panels for Every Member State

In its recent gesture of support for renewable energy, India has gifted 193 solar panels to the United Nations (UN). These solar panels are for each of UN’s 193 member ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar