Author: Chitrika Grover

Malta Becomes 119th Country To Join International Solar Alliance

International Solar Alliance (ISA) recently announced Malta as the 119th country to join the grouping. India welcomed Malta as a member country. Permanent Secretary of Foreign Affairs Ministry, Malta, Christopher Cutajar signed the ISA Framework Agreement in the presence of Head of Depository and Joint Secretary (Economic Diplomacy), Abhishek Singh in New Delhi. ISA is […]

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Draft Haryana Green Hydrogen Policy Aims To Bring Gender Parity

A new notification by the Haryana government’s new and renewable energy department aims at bringing gender parity through its new policy “Haryana Green Hydrogen Draft Policy 2024” which came into effect on 15th February 2024 as per the official gazette. The notification mentioned, “The nodal agency is expected to support women’s participation in educational courses […]

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Nissan Utilizes Green Energy For Its Operation At Tamil Nadu In 2023

Chennai-based automotive manufacturer Renault Nissan Automotive India (RNAIPL), has announced that it predominantly used green power for its operations during the second half of 2023. The automotive manufacturer plant located in Oragadam, Chennai, on average, utilised more than 85% green energy every month between July and December 2023. With 100% green energy utilization in September […]

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US based GameChange Solar Adds 35GW Manufacturing Capacity In 2024

US based company GameChange Solar, a solar tracking solutions provider for ground-mounted photovoltaic (PV) plants recently announced its expansion to 35 GW of annual domestic manufacturing capacity. With this they expanded their capacity for key components, up from 24 GW in 2023. The increased domestic manufacturing capacity enabled GameChange to incorporate over 85% domestic content […]

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New Electricity Policy To Be Brought In Telangana, Says State Discom

In a meeting organized by the Federation of Telangana Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FTCCI), Chief Managing Director (CMD) of Telangana State Southern Power Distribution Company Limited (TSSPDCL) Musharraf Faruqui said that the state government is focusing on releasing the New Electricity Policy. Addressing the gathering, Musharraf Faruqui pointed out that the land cost in […]

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VinFast Set To Launch Integrated EV Facility In Tamil Nadu On February 25

VinFast Auto a Vietnam-based automaker shared its plan to set up an integrated electric vehicle (EV) manufacturing facility in Tamil Nadu which is projected to churn out about 3,000 to 3,500 local job opportunities. VinFast shared its plan to set up an integrated electric vehicle (EV) manufacturing site in Thoothukudi City, Tamil Nadu on February […]

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US At Risk Of Falling Behind RE Target Post-IRA: Report

A collaborative report on clean energy released by the Rhodium Group, in partnership with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), states that despite reaching record levels of investment in utility-scale clean electricity generation and storage capacity in 2023, the US has a risk of falling behind post-IRA (Inflation Reduction Act) projections. While renewable electricity has […]

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PSP Emerges Cost Competitive To BESS: CareEdge Ratings Analysis

CareEdge Ratings a research-based company in its recent estimate for this year found PSP and BESS to be two leading technologies for energy storage. The CareEdge report found that Pumped Storage Projects (PSP) and Battery-Energy Storage Solutions (BESS) technology can become leading technologies in the mainstream mediums for energy storage. It holds the potential to […]

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Schneider Electric, ENGIE Enter Tax Credit Transfer Agreement Under IRA

Schneider Electric, a digital energy and automation manager company recently announced its investment in a portfolio of Texas-based clean energy projects. Through this, it utilized a Tax Credit Transfer Agreement (TCTA) for solar and battery storage systems developed, built, and operated by ENGIE North America (ENGIE). The contracted projects are expected to come online throughout […]

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