Author: Shitanshu Shukla

Gujarat, Goa and Chandigarh Top Climate Performers: NITI Aayog

NITI Aayog has recently released a report called the State Energy and Climate Index (SECI) declaring Gujarat, Goa and Chandigarh as top performing states in the category of larger states, smaller states and UTs respectively on the basis of the performance by the states during 2019-20 across several parameters and mea­sures for mitigating climate change. […]

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Tata Partners With Developer KPDL To Install EV Charging Stations

Tata Power and Kolte-Patil Developers (KPDL) have partnered to set up the charging stations across the projects of the latter in Pune, Mumbai and Bengaluru. A real estate developer KPDL will get to build houses and buildings of different kinds for many habitations naturally offering the Tata Power to install a charging stations for the […]

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Suzuki Buys RE From ReNew Power For Indian Plant

Suzuki Motor has begun to buy wind and solar power for its plant in Gujarat from ReNew Power as part of its drive to cut about 6% of the Japanese automaker’s global carbon dioxide emissions. As Suzuki’s biggest market, India accounted for about 60% of its global production of four-wheeled vehicles last fiscal year and […]

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GAIL India To Invest Rs 6,000 Crore In RE Projects For 1 GW

State-owned Gail India is going to invest Rs 6,000 crore on renewable energy projects in the next three years. And if required, the investment can go up by an additional Rs 20,000 crore by 2030, according to GAIL India CMD Manoj Jain. Although the plan is to commission 1 GW power from renewable energy within […]

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MNRE EoI For Establishment Of Three Power And RE Equipment Hubs

The Union Ministries of Power and New and Renewable Energy have jointly proposed a Rs 1000 crore worth scheme inviting the companies for establishment of three manufacturing zones in the country by 2026-27, two in a brownfield on already developed land and one greenfield manufacturing zone in a coastal area of the country. The details […]

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Greta Harper ZX Series-I E-scooter Launched At Rs 41,999

Greta Electric Scooters, a Gujarat-based EV startup, recently announced the launch of Greta Harper ZX Series-I electric scooter at Rs 41,999, ex-showroom price. The company is giving a Rs 2,000 discount as a pre-booking offer, making its effective starting price Rs 39,999, ex-showroom. A press release by the company quoted Raj Mehta, Founder of Greta […]

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Two Indian Agri-energy Organisations Make It To Shortlist For Ashden Awards

The Collectives for Integrated Livelihoods Initiatives and Oorja Development Solutions, trailblazing agri-energy organisations working with smallholder farmers in India, have made it to the shortlist for Ashden Awards. This year the awards received 148 applications from across the world. A release by Ashden says, “The Indian initiatives include Collectives for Integrated Livelihoods Initiatives helping tribal […]

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RK Singh Urges States To Form Steering Committees On Clean Energy Transition

Union Power Minister RK Singh has asked all chief ministers, and lieutenant governors of Union Territories to set up state-level steering committees for energy transition to reduce carbon emissions. A statement from power ministry reads, “Singh stressed on the role of the state governments for successful implementation of reduction in emission intensity by 45 percent […]

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Davos Casts A Spell, ReNew Power Signs Another MoU With Karnataka

Davos seems to be working like a magnet to all stakeholders in renewable energy from across India. MoU after MoU have been signed here on the sidelines of World Economic Forum. Soon after signing an MoU with Maharashtra a couple of days ago, ReNew Power on May 25, signed another Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with […]

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