Carbon credit

ONGC, NTPC Green Energy In Tie-Up For Offshore Wind

Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) and National Thermal Power Corporation Green Energy Limited (NGEL) have signed a Joint Venture Agreement (JVA) to focus on offshore wind energy projects. The development was widely expected considering the push into offshore wind, and ONGC’s own experience with the domain relatively among energy majors. The agreement was signed […]

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BEE Releases Norms For India’s Compliance Carbon Credit Market

The Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) has now issued a draft procedure for compliance mechanisms under the Carbon Credit Trading System (CCTS). The detailed document talks about the compliance mechanism, GreenHouse Gas (GHG) emission intensity trajectory, verification process and issuance of carbon credits and others. It said that the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF) […]

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BluSmart Becomes First E-Mobility Firm To Get Carbon Credits Certified

Indian electric only ride hailing service provider BluSmart today claimed that it has become the first Indian EV cab firm to receive carbon credit accreditation. The certification was done by Verra, a global non-profit corporation. The company received the credits due owing to its emission free operations, leafing to reduction in carbon-dioxide emissions for the […]

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Green RTC Power Possible At Rs 6/unit If Green Hydrogen Is Used For Storage: Singh

Union Minister for New & Renewable Energy RK Singh said that round-the-clock (RTC) renewable energy would cost about Rs 6 per unit if Green Hydrogen is used for storage. He was speaking at the Special Ministerial Session of the Fourth International Conference & Exhibition on Clean Energy in New Delhi today. Singh said that the […]

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India Gets Ready To Roll Out Its Domestic Carbon Credit Market Scheme

Around a year after the Indian Parliament passed the Energy Conservation Bill 2022, the final draft of a scheme meant to govern the Indian domestic carbon credit market is close to completion. This legislation mandated the government to come out with rules to create a local carbon credit market.  According to officials in the concerned ministries, […]

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eBikeGo’s Arm Vajram Electric Raises $1.5 Mn in Seed Funding Round

Mumbai-based OEM service provider and also a wholly owned subsidiary of eBikeGo company, Vajram Electric, recently raised $1.5 mn in seed funding round that was led by High Networth Individuals, such as Nikul Gala and family and included other well-known HNIs, including Anil Basa, Cyprian D’mello, and others. Vajram Electric is looking to create a […]

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Bengaluru’s EV Firm Ather Energy Intends to Open 150 Experience Centers by 2023

In an effort to strengthen its position in Chennai, Ather Energy, Bengaluru-headquartered electric scooters manufacturer, recently announced the opening of a third experience centre. The 450X is available for purchase in Chennai at the recently opened retail site on the Old Mahabalipuram Road, often known as the IT Corridor, for Rs. 1.57 lakh, and the […]

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NTPC Increases Solar Output, Installs 69.5 GW Capacity

With the commissioning of the 56 MW Kawas Solar PV Project at NTPC Kawas, Gujarat, on August 15, 2022, NTPC Limited reached 69454 MW (69.5 GW Capacity) of group installed and commercial capacity. By installing renewable energy projects in its current stations as well as constructing new green field RE projects, NTPC is constantly reducing […]

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