Bharat Benz, Reliance Showcase India’s First Hydrogen Fuel Cell Coach

  Luxury bus manufacturer Bharat Benz and Reliance Industries recently unveiled India’s first Hydrogen Fuel Cell-driven luxury bus. It was showcased at the recent 14th Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM) at Goa. The recently technology-based automobile solution was developed with the collaboration of the two companies to cater to the needs of inter-city commute. It was […]

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G20 Countries Should Strengthen Mainstreaming Of DRE: CEEW

A recent report released by the Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW) exhorted the G20 countries to take steps towards mainstreaming distributed renewable energy (DRE). The report was released on the sidelines of the 14th Clean Ministerial (CEM) in Goa. The report identified and collated the emerging good practices to mainstream DRE solutions. The […]

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NITI Aayog Launches One-Stop Data Center On Energy, Climate

NITI Aayog, in collaboration with energy and climate think-tank Vasudha Foundation, has announced a dedicated revamped online data center on energy, electric mobility, and climate. It has been named India Climate & Energy Dashboard (ICED) 3.0. The portal was recently launched during the 14th Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM) in Goa. It is claimed to aid […]

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Mini-grids Best Suited To Electrify Unelectrified Population: ISA Report

The latest report by the International Solar Alliance (ISA) on universal energy access emphasized the role of solar energy in ensuring energy access in unelectrified regions in the world. ISA released the report during the 14th Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM) in Goa today with representatives from the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE).  The latest report […]

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Bangalore’s EV Manufacturer Altigreen Enters Maharashtra

Altigreen, the Bangalore-based manufacturer of three-wheeler electric vehicles, just opened its first-ever retail experience center in Mumbai. According to the company, this is the sixth retail dealership they have opened in India this month.  Altigreen made the decision to partner with Jubilant Motorworks for this project. Jubilant Motorworks, which has locations in the states of […]

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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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Goa Govt Notifies Charging Infra Policy for Electric Vehicles

The state government has notified the Goa EV Concessional Charging Infrastructure Policy 2021, paving the way for EV charging stations across the state. It will also boost sales of electric vehicles. As per the policy, the charging stations operators shall be allowed other sources to generate revenue, but with prior approval. Revenue generated will be […]

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IREDA to Provide Consultancy to Goa Shipyard for Solar Rooftop Project

State-owned Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) on Saturday inked a memorandum of understanding with Goa Shipyard to provide its techno-financial expertise to set up a rooftop solar power project. Under the MoU, IREDA will assist Goa Shipyard Ltd (GSL) to set up a rooftop solar power project at the headquarters of the company in […]

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