Gujarat announces Wind-Solar hybrid power policy

In a bid to propel the solar and wind power generation in the state and ensure optimal use of land and transmission infrastructure, Gujarat government has announced a new Wind-Solar Hybrid Power Policy. The wind-solar hybrid policy is meant to promote the production of wind and solar power simultaneously said Energy minister Saurabh Patel and […]

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Global wind-power capacity to increase nearly 3%: MAKE

MAKE forecasts the annual wind-power capacity additions to average more than 67 GW from 2018 to 2027, resulting in a compounded annual growth rate that exceeds 8% over the period. Even as incentive mechanisms in several markets expire, country-level policy developments in Q2 have a significant impact on the global wind-power outlook. Significant multi-gigawatt upgrades […]

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EDF Renewables and PGGM Sign Agreements on Wind and Solar Projects in the United States

EDF Renewables announced the signing of Purchase and Sale Agreements (PSA) by which PGGM Infrastructure Fund will acquire a 50% ownership interest in the following projects: Red Pine Wind, Rock Falls Wind, Switch Station 1 Solar and Switch Station 2 Solar. Total capacity of the portfolio of projects is 588 megawatts (MW). Completion of the transaction is subject […]

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India and France building strong clean energy partnership: Sushma Swaraj

India and France are working to shape a strong development partnership, including in the fields of science and technology, clean energy and infrastructure, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has said as she met the country’s top leadership and discussed issues of mutual interest from a strategic perspective. Swaraj, who arrived here from Rome yesterday on […]

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Desalination processes based on renewable energy could resolve India’s perennial water woes

The ever-increasing demand for potable water is exerting tremendous stress on our existing consumable water resources. Water covers a little over 70 per cent of the earths surface, and by this we erroneously presume that there is adequate potable water. Realistically, only 3 per cent of this water is potable. According to a study in […]

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Cabinet approves renewable energy agreement with Peru

The Union cabinet chaired by PM Narendra Modi approved an agreement between India and Peru for promotion of renewable energy projects. “The agreement aims to establish the basis for a cooperative institutional relationship to encourage and promote technical bilateral cooperation on new and renewable issues on the basis of mutual benefit equality and reciprocity,” the […]

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CSIR, RAASI Solar Power signs MoA for India’s first Lithium Ion Battery project

Central Electro Chemical Research Institute (CECRI), Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu under Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) and RAASI Solar Power Pvt Ltd has signed a Memorandum of Agreement for transfer of technology for India’s first Lithium-Ion (Li-ion) Battery project. The Agreement was signed in Bengaluru on Saturday (June 09, 2018) by Dr Vijayamohan K. […]

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Nexant Successfully Completes USAID Technical Assistance Program in India: Creates Strong Ecosystem for Clean Energy

Nexant has announced that it has successfully completed the six-year bilateral Partnership to Advance Clean Energy – Deployment Technical Assistance (PACE-D TA) Program funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the U.S. Department of State. The PACE-D TA Program focused on deploying and scaling up energy efficiency, renewable energy, and cleaner […]

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