October 13, 2018

India Must speed up Renewable energy Generation to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees- Experts

Scientists have spoken collectively and their message is loud and clear: Act now to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial times or abandon […]
May 9, 2018

India in top 6 to create most green energy jobs

India in top 6 to create most green energy jobs NEW DELHI: With the countries across the globe gradually switching to clean energy in sync with […]
April 19, 2018

Solar co-op transforms the economy of a farming community in India

  A village in India has seen its fortunes change after setting up a solar co-op to power their irrigations systems. A report in The Hindu […]
March 27, 2018

India signs headquarters agreement with International Solar Alliance

  India is now home to a new international treaty-based organisation following the signing of the headquarters agreement between the government and the newly-formed International Solar […]
March 19, 2018

India’s solar manufacturers facing a ‘make or buy’ dilemma

  The energy sector in India has always been a topic for discussion and debate among experts, observers, analysts, industry players and magnates, besides others. India […]
March 16, 2018

Speed of India’s shift to green energy at par with China & Europe

  India is emerging as a transition force in power generation on par with China and Western Europe. A report by US-based Institute for Energy Economics […]
February 24, 2018

Can cities provide a solution to India’s energy woes? Municipal solar bonds key

  Air pollution is tightening its grip in India. Thirteen of our cities are currently ranked in the top 20 most polluted in the world. New […]
February 22, 2018

Trudeau’s India Visit: How India and Canada can achieve ambitious climate targets

  The Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is on a week-long visit to India. While trade, education, infrastructure, and skill development top the visit’s agenda, climate […]
February 20, 2018

Renewable energy can help reduce India’s water stress

  Although India is facing a freshwater scarcity, it continues to depend heavily on electricity production that requires large amounts of water for washing of fuel […]
February 9, 2018

India’s renewable energy project tendering to be an all-time high in FY18

  In what will be a record offering in a financial year, India is set to tender close to 6,650 Mw of renewable energy projects in […]
January 27, 2018

India leads the charge for electricity access

In 2008, it was folly to imagine India creating new technological solutions to address the climate crisis. For decades India had called itself a victim of […]
January 23, 2018

International Solar Alliance Eyes 100 Projects By April

During a recent conference of the International Solar Alliance in Abu Dhabi, the Director-General of the agency made several encouraging announcements that indicate a concerted effort […]
January 22, 2018

China donates over 32,000 solar power generators to Nepal

China has donated over 32,000 solar power generating systems to Nepal to enhance its domestic capacity and to provide electricity to communities that have been without […]
January 18, 2018

Yes Bank plans US$1 billion financing for India solar projects under ISA

Yes Bank, India’s fifth largest private sector bank, has said it will mobilise US$1 billion of financing for solar projects in India up to 2023 and […]
January 17, 2018

Increasing Renewable Energy In India Can Reduce Emissions, Water Use, & Supply Risk

Increasing the share of renewable energy sources in India’s electricity mix and implementing changes in cooling technologies for thermal power plants could serve not only to […]
January 16, 2018

Shell invests in Nashville solar firm, but it’s no less an oil company

On Monday, Royal Dutch Shell announced that it is going to acquire a 43.86-percent stake in a Nashville-based solar plant company called Silicon Ranch Corporation. The […]
January 2, 2018

Odisha’s consumers will get 30% subsidy for rooftop solar power

Chief minister Naveen Patnaik today launched Rooftop Solar Programme for individual consumers. If any individual consumer installs solar system on the rooftop of his or her […]
December 25, 2017

Solar Panels Are Replacing Diesel Fuel in Canada’s Far North

The sun being a resource worth tapping into is now globally accepted, but how to do it in the most efficient way is still an ongoing […]
December 21, 2017

India just got $400 million of financing for new solar and wind energy farms

Renewable energy in India is set to get a $400 million boost through a joint initiative backed by the European Investment Bank (EIB) and India’s Yes […]
December 19, 2017

EU To Invest Rs 1,300 Cr In India’s Solar And Wind Power Via Yes Bank

The European Investment Bank, the lending arm of the European Union, will invest $200 mln (Rs 1,283 cr) into the Indian solar and power sector via […]
December 13, 2017

Land of the rising solar

Japan has been drawing a lot of attention and investment from foreign electricity generating companies, especially in solar power, where favourable regulations and substantial demand for […]