Hero Future Energies

Hero Future Energies Signs MoU with Andhra Pradesh to Develop Renewable Capacity

An independent power producer (IPP) with about 1.6 GW of operating assets across utility and commercial and industrial sectors, Hero Future Energies has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of Andhra Pradesh. The agreement will pave the way for setting up a renewable energy facility in the state. The firm will work closely […]

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Boost to SMEs, Easy Imports, Cheaper Financing: Solar Expectations from Budget ’23

Budget 2022 made major announcements. Primary among them was the earmarking of Rs 19,500 crore for production linked incentives towards the manufacturing of high efficiency solar photo voltaic modules. While this has been a source of hope for the industry, a major mood dampener has been the imposition of duties on solar cells and modules. […]

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KKR Invests in Hero Future Energies in $450 Million Transaction

New York’s Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Company (KKR), a leading global investment firm, and Hero Future Energies (“HFE”)- the renewable energy arm of the Hero Group, have announced the signing of definitive agreements. Under the agreements, KKR and the Hero Group will invest $450 million in HFE. This investment will position HFE for continued growth […]

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Kerala Electricity Board Awards Hero Future Energies 10-MW Battery Storage Project

Delhi-based renewable energy developer and the renewable arm of the Hero Group, Hero Future Energies (HFE), claimed last week that it has “emerged as a successful bidder” in the tender floated by the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB). The tender was for the construction of a 10 MW grid-connected energy storage plant in the state. […]

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Airtouch Solar Wins Key Deal With Hero In India

Israel based robotic cleaning solutions firm Airtouch Solar continues to expand its Indian footprint. The company reports today that its wholly owned subsidiary signed agreements with customers, including an existing client Hero Future Energies, for the sale and maintenance of water-free robotic cleaning solution for solar panels in the clients’ solar field in India. This […]

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As Solar Spreads, Shrinking Space for Wind

It was one of the lesser noticed misses caused by the 2020 pandemic. In fact, we had predicted it in our own January 2020 issue. When Solar capacity would overtake wind in India. But come 2021, and wind energy has finally been overtaken. The news, when it was finally confirmed, couldn’t have been announced with […]

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Hero Future Energies Appoints Srivatsan Iyer as Global CEO

Hero Future Energies, the renewable arm of Hero Group, has announced the appointment of Srivatsan Iyer as its global Chief Executive Officer. Hero Future Energies (HFE), the renewable arm of the Hero Group, has announced the appointment of Srivatsan Iyer as its global Chief Executive Officer. Srivatsan will be taking over from industry veteran Sunil […]

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Preparing For a Renewable Future- The Business Models That Matter

If there is one thing the renewable energy sector cannot be accused of doing, it is to look back too much. The solar sector in particular has everything to look forward to, considering the strong momentum it has built up globally. The Covid-19 crisis has only sharpened those opportunities, and possibilities of even more support […]

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