Hyderabad, Nov. 17
Premier Solar has tied up with Chicago-based renewable energy company New Generation Power to set up solar farms in Andhra Pradesh. The consortium, which plans to invest $400 million (Rs...
Ahmedabad, Nov 12
It isn’t just car-makers, even the University of Oxford is heading to Sanand, Gujarat. The university, which opened its portals in 1096, is planning a higher-education campus through its...
Hyderabad, Nov. 8
The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy has agreed to consider a proposal of Andhra Pradesh Government to support its efforts in strengthening the evacuation network for renewable energy projects...
Washington, Oct 15
Genetically modified tobacco plants are viable as raw material for producing bio-fuels, a new study has found.
Scientists have demonstrated, for the first time, the viability of using spe...
New Delhi, Sept 27
The Asian Development Bank will lend $500 million to set up a transmission network that will carry power from clean energy projects in Rajasthan.
“ADB will provide $500 million to build a...
Chennai, Sept. 25
Orient Green Power Company will divest a portion of its stake in its subsidiaries to rope in group captive consumers. The company has informed the stock exchange that it will divest a 26 per cent...
New Delhi, Sept. 10
With diesel getting costlier and no grid power, farmers are in a bind.
Chennai, Aug. 22
Renewable Energy India Expo, 2013, which is one of Asia’s leading annual congregations of the renewable energy industry, is to be held between September 12 and 14 at Greater Noida, near New Delhi.
Berlin, Nov 24
The world’s first green helicopter which is noiseless and emission-free has been successfully tested in Germany.The two-seat prototype of the ‘Volocopter’, by the company e-volo, made its ma...
New York City, Nov 15
Internet giant Google and investment firm KKR will invest $400 million in six solar plants in California and Arizona, the companies announced on Thursday.The plants are currently being deve...
Chennai, Nov. 8
The Chairman and Managing Director of the public sector Power Grid Corporation of India will inaugurate a four-day conference on ‘Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Asia – 2013’ that will be held...
October 16, 2013
The Ministries of Power and Renewable Energy should become one.
New Delhi, Oct. 7
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, invested $1.38 billion in India during the financial year ended June 30 this year, a 43 per cent increase over the previous year.
Nearly a third of...
Chennai, Sept. 26
The market for ‘renewable energy certificates’ (REC) has collapsed — a blow to those who produce electricity from renewable sources. In the trading session that took place on September 2...
Mumbai, Sept. 17
The Indian Railways has formed a new entity — Renewable Energy Management Company — to handle its renewable energy portfolio. The Railways has an installed capacity of 5 MW of solar and...
New Delhi, Sept. 4
Targets 1GW capacity by 2017
Hyderabad, Aug. 21
The Bureau of Energy Efficiency is in parleys with the Union Finance Ministry to work out a model of finance for innovative ideas in the energy saving space. The Bureau is wor...