Maharashtra Leads In Providing Incentive Under The Rooftop Solar Program In 2023

The Union Minister for New & Renewable Energy and Power (MNRE) informed the parliament in a written reply to the renewable energy capacity in the country has increased by about 2.35 times in the last decade.  Among other details, the minister gives a state-wise detail of subsidies provided under various schemes to encourage new and […]

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Delhi Adds 500 New Electric Buses, Total Numbers Touch 1300

Today, the Delhi government flagged off 500 new electric buses. With the addition of 500 new buses, the total number of electric buses in the national capital touched 1300, the largest number of buses in any city.  Delhi Lieutenant Governor VK Saxena and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal attended the flagging-off event of the new […]

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GoodWe Partners With Sunprime For Solar-Powered Smart Cowshed

Leading inverter company GoodWe has announced a 500KWp solar project in India. This project marks the company’s first smart cowshed in the country, showcasing a potential model for energy independence in the nation’s dairy sector. The smart-cowshed, powered with solar energy was commissioned by GoodWe in collaboration with EPC leader–Sunprime Energy Solutions. It was powered […]

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India Launches Its First Hydrogen Fuel Cell Bus In Delhi

Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Hardeep Singh Puri today flagged off India’s first Green Hydrogen Fuel Cell-based bus in the national capital. Puri said that the newly-launched bus posses the virtue of fast charging besides the benefit of being an environment-friendly mode of transport.  “The fuel cell utilizes Hydrogen and air to generate electricity […]

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Delhi Reports Highest Penetration Of Electric Buses In India

The latest data from the newly launched Clean Mobility Shift dashboard claimed that Delhi is spearheading the race to adopt electric buses nationwide. The latest sales figures in 2023 claimed that Delhi witnessed the sales of 442 electric buses this year, the highest by any Indian state/UT.  Moreover, in terms of penetration of electric buses, Delhi leads in […]

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Delhi Discom To Replace 5,300 Old ACs With New Energy Efficient ACs

Delhi-based power distribution (discom) company BSES Rajdhani Power Limited (BRPL) is now all set to relaunch its initiative to replace older inefficient air conditioners (ACs) with 5-Star energy-efficient ACs for its consumers. The domestic power consumers getting power through BRPL in their region would be eligible under the scheme to avail the scheme’s benefits. As […]

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McDonald India Invests Rs 14cr To Start 3.2MW Solar Plant In Delhi

Leading fast food chain McDonald’s India (North and East) has invested Rs 14 crore to commission Delhi’s largest solar power plant in Najafgarh. As a result, 24 percent of McDonald’s Delhi restaurants have now transitioned to renewable energy, the company said in a statement today.  With a capacity of 3.2 Megawatt (MW), the solar plant […]

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Indian Oil Floats 2 MW of On-Grid Solar Power Tender at Delhi

Indian Oil has invited bids for a 2 MW of on-grid captive solar power project at Indian Oil’s Bottling Plant, Tikri Kalan, Delhi. The last date for submitting the online bid is December 05, 2022, till 03:00 pm. Bids will be opened on December 06, 2022, at 03:00 pm. This Indian Oil 2 MW solar […]

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SolarSquare Secures 100 Cr Series A Funding by Elevation Capital and Lowercarbon

Mumbai-based solar installation and financing start-up, SolarSquare has announced recently that it has raised Rs 100 crore in a Series A round majorly sponsored by Elevation Capital and Lowercarbon, Chris Sacca’s multibillion-dollar fund for climate-tech companies. Existing investors Good Capital, Rainmatter, and Better Capital, as well as angel investors like Vidit Atrey and Sanjeev Barnwal […]

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