Carbon Neutral

Apollo Tyres to Increase Renewable Power Share to 25% by 2026

More and more firms worldwide are striving to become carbon neutral and increase the share of renewable energy in their energy mix to power operations. Leading tyre manufacturer Apollo Tyres is among the latest firm to jump onto this bandwagon. Apollo Tyres has revealed in its new ESG (Environment, Social and Governance) commitment that the […]

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Navitas Solar Among First Carbon Neutral Solar Manufacturing Companies

Navitas Green Solutions Pvt Ltd, one of India’s leading solar module manufacturers, has announced carbon neutrality for CY 2021. It has received a silver badge from the United Nationsn Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) on climate reporting under the ‘Climate Neutral Now’ initiative for outstanding accomplishment in managing carbon emissions. Following the Path of […]

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Solis Debuts at the Largest Fair in the World

The long-awaited 132nd Canton Fair was officially opened on October 15th. Affected by the COVID-19 epidemic, the exhibition took the form of online participation. The massive fair is divided over three phases to provide an opportunity to all the sectors, and the 24,000 exhibitors that are represented this year. This year, Ginlong (Solis) Technologies, one […]

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Hitachi Astemo Builds 3-MW Solar Power Plant in Maharashtra

Japanese automaker Hitachi Astemo has announced that it has installed a ground mounted solar power plant of 3-MW at its manufacturing plant in Jalgaon, Maharashtra. The company said that the solar power plant is built in an area of 43301 sq meters employing 7128 ground mounted solar panels and 10 inverters. The 3-MW Jalgaon solar plant […]

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Delhi Govt Launches Whatsapp Chatbot, Invites Queries On E-Vehicles

Now that e-vehicles has become a buzzword attracting potential buyers, Delhi Government has launched a Whatsapp chatbot to answer all the queries on the mind of a curious onlooker. “Delhi government has launched a #WhatsApp chatbot for #ElectricVehicles. Find your nearest charging station, know more about electric mobility, models etc. Send a ‘hello’ at 98103 […]

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Airports To Become Carbon Neutral By December 2024

The government is aiming to make Most Indian airports carbon neutral by December 2024 and achieve Net Zero emissions by 2030. Rubina Ali, joint secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation, recently wrote to the CEOs of the private airports and the Airports Authority of India (AAI) to submit a plan to achieve net zero. Her letter […]

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Microsoft To Buy Power From 100 MW Solar Project Being Built by Amplus Solar

Microsoft Corporation, one of the world’s largest purchasers of renewable energy, recently entered into a long-term agreement with Amplus Solar, a subsidiary of Malaysian oil and gas conglomerate Petronas in India, to buy power from a 100 MW solar project being developed by the latter in Rajasthan. Microsoft has taken a pledge to turn 100% […]

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India could become carbon neutral before its 2070 goal: IRENA chief

India’s focus on decarbonising its steel sector and developing offshore wind power will help it become carbon neutral ahead of its promised goal of 2070, the director-general of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) said. IRENA’s Francesco La Camera told an international news agency that India was “very serious” about meeting the challenges and was […]

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Indira Gandhi International Airport to Achieve Net Zero by 2030

The national capital’s Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) is set to become ‘Net Zero Carbon Emission Airport’ by 2030. “At Delhi Airport, we are on a strong environment progress journey and we are confident to become ‘net zero carbon emission’ airport by 2030, following the ‘Airport Carbon Accreditation’ guidelines,” said Videh Kumar Jaipuriar, CEO, DIAL. […]

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