Grasim to Procure Additional Power from ReNew’s Captive Wind-Solar Hybrid Project

Grasim to Procure Additional Power from ReNew’s Captive Wind-Solar Hybrid Project

Grasim Industries Limited, the textile arm of the Aditya Birla Group, has signed a supplemental share subscription agreement with ReNew Green Energy Solutions and ReNew Surya Uday. The company plans ...
/ / Commercial, Solar
Wind Installations in India Rise by 101% with 1.24 GW Added in 9M 2021

Wind Installations in India Rise by 101% with 1.24 GW Added in 9M 2021

India installed 384 MW of wind capacity in the third quarter (Q3) of 2021, a 30% year-over-year (YoY) increase compared to 295 MW installed in the same period last year ...
Karnataka Electricity Regulator Denies Captive Status to a Wind Project

Karnataka Electricity Regulator Denies Captive Status to a Wind Project

The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) has rejected a petition submitted by a wind power company seeking captive power project status for the financial year (FY) 2017-18. The Commission directed ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Wind
Maharashtra Regulator Denies Tariff of ₹3.27kWh for a 100 MW Wind Project

Maharashtra Regulator Denies Tariff of ₹3.27/kWh for a 100 MW Wind Project

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC), in a recent order, rejected Tata Power-Distribution’s petition to adopt a tariff of ₹3.27 (~$0.043)/kWh for a 100 MW wind project. The Commission said ...
/ / Other, Wind
Daily News Wrap-Up MYSUN Wins 140 MW of Captive Open Access Solar Projects

Daily News Wrap-Up: MYSUN Wins 140 MW of Captive Open Access Solar Projects

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Distributed solar company MYSUN has won 140 MW of solar projects under the captive open access mode ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
AEP Energy Issues Tender to Buy Power from Solar, Wind, Storage Projects in the PJM Market

AEP Energy Issues Tender to Buy Power from Solar, Wind, Storage Projects in the PJM Market

AEP Energy Partners (AEPEP), a subsidiary of American Electric Power, has issued a request for proposal (RfP) to procure power from new or repowered wind and solar plants and battery ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
Daily News Wrap-Up Ministry of Power Releases Cybersecurity Guidelines for Utilities

Daily News Wrap-Up: Ministry of Power Releases Cybersecurity Guidelines for Utilities

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Ministry of Power has released guidelines for cybersecurity in the power sector to keep the industry ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: Emmvee to Set Up a 3 GW Solar Module and Cell Manufacturing Facility

Daily News Wrap-Up: Emmvee to Set Up a 3 GW Solar Module and Cell Manufacturing Facility

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Bangalore-based solar module manufacturer Emmvee has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Karnataka government to ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Month in a Minute Top Headlines from Indian Renewable Sector in September 2021

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

Here is a recap of some of the most important headlines from August 2021: India’s solar open access installations totaled 209 MW in the second quarter (Q2) of 2021, a ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Project Finance Brief: Iberdrola Acquires a 190 MW Solar Project from RES

Project Finance Brief: Iberdrola Acquires a 190 MW Solar Project from RES

From: Mercom Capital Group Iberdrola, a multinational electric utility company, acquired the 190 MWac (245 MWdc) Avonlie solar project from RES, an independent renewable energy company. The project is in New South Wales, ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
India Aims to Meet 60% of Power Demand at Major Ports From Renewables

India Aims to Meet 60% of Power Demand at Major Ports from Renewables

The government aims to meet 60% of power demand at major ports through solar, and wind power, Union Minister for Ports, Shipping, and Waterways Sarbananda Sonwal has said. Currently, renewables meet ...
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Maharashtra Commission Directs DISCOM to Clear Dues of a Wind Energy Generator

Maharashtra Commission Directs DISCOM to Clear Dues of a Wind Energy Generator

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has ordered the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) to clear the dues of a wind energy generator up to December 2020 by ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Wind
Daily News Wrap-Up: Delhi Metro Earns ₹195 Million from 3.55 Million Carbon Credits

Daily News Wrap-Up: Delhi Metro Earns ₹195 Million from 3.55 Million Carbon Credits

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Delhi Metro has earned ₹195 million (~$2.64 million) from selling 3.55 million carbon credits collected from ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: Walmart Raises $2 Billion in Inaugural Green Bond Offering

Daily News Wrap-Up: Walmart Raises $2 Billion in Inaugural Green Bond Offering

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: American retail giant Walmart announced that it has closed its $2 billion inaugural green bond offering. Net ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Project Finance Brief: Lightsource bp Raises $1.8 Billion Credit for 25 GW of Solar Projects

Project Finance Brief: Lightsource bp Raises $1.8 Billion Credit for 25 GW of Solar Projects

From: Mercom Capital Group Lightsource bp, a global solar project developer, secured a $1.8 billion revolving credit facility and trade finance facility to develop 25 GW of solar by 2025. The funding ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Torrent Power Acquires 156 MW Wind Projects from CESC for ₹7.9 Billion

Torrent Power Acquires 156 MW Wind Projects from CESC for ₹7.9 Billion

Torrent Power Limited has entered into a share purchase agreement with CESC Limited, Haldia Energy Limited, and other nominal shareholders to acquire 100% of the share capital of Surya Vidyut ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Wind
APTEL Directs DISCOM to Maintain Financial Discipline, Pay Power Generators on Time

APTEL Directs DISCOM to Maintain Financial Discipline, Pay Power Generators on Time

The Appellate Tribunal for Electricity (APTEL), in a recent order, dismissed the application filed by the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) and directed the State Electricity Regulatory Commission ...
/ / Other, Wind
Daily News Wrap-Up World's First Long-Range Solar Car Maker has Raised $110 Million (1)

Daily News Wrap-Up: World’s First Long-Range Solar Car Maker has Raised $110 Million

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Long-range solar car developer, Lightyear, has announced that it has raised $110 million in funding in 2021 ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: Tender for Long-Term Supply of Ethanol Receives 197 Bids

Daily News Wrap-Up: Tender for Long-Term Supply of Ethanol Receives 197 Bids

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The first Expression of Interest (EoI) for a long-term agreement to supply ethanol has received bids from ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Tamil Nadu DISCOM Asked to Pay Interest Dues to Three Wind Energy Generators

Tamil Nadu DISCOM Asked to Pay Interest Dues to Three Wind Energy Generators

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC), in a recent order, directed the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) to pay 1% interest per month for delayed payment to ...
/ / Other, Wind
Project Finance Brief: 1.8 GW Vineyard Wind Offshore Project Closes $2.3B in Financing

Project Finance Brief: 1.8 GW Vineyard Wind Offshore Project Closes $2.3B in Financing

From: Mercom Capital Group Amp Power Australia, the Australian operating company of global clean energy project developer Amp Energy, closed project financing for its 120 MW Hillston Solar Farm in New South Wales, ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Daily News Wrap-Up: Rosatom to Build 3 GWh Li-ion Battery Manufacturing Plant

Daily News Wrap-Up: Rosatom to Build 3 GWh Li-ion Battery Manufacturing Plant

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Russian state-owned Rosatom State Nuclear Energy (Rosatom) has announced it will build its 3 GWh lithium-ion battery ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up POWERGRID Infuses ₹4.07 billion in EESL

Daily News Wrap-Up: POWERGRID Infuses ₹4.07 Billion in EESL

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Power Grid Corporation of India, an Indian State-owned electric utility, has infused ₹4.07 billion  (~$55.35 million) in ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
India to Contribute 20% of the Global Renewables Deployment Target for 2030: BRICS Report

India to Contribute 20% of the Global Renewables Deployment Target for 2030: BRICS Report

The latest BRICS Energy Technology Report 2021 states that India will account for one-fifth (20%) of the global renewable energy deployment target for 2030. Solar and wind power generation has been ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
DNV Issues Guidelines to Mitigate Impact of Earthquakes on Wind Power Projects

DNV Issues Guidelines to Mitigate Impact of Earthquakes on Wind Power Projects

Norwegian independent energy expert and assurance provider DNV has published a recommended practice, 'Seismic Design of Wind Power Plants,' aimed at guiding developers and operators in mitigating challenges of earthquakes ...
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