Orb Energy Launches 35 MW Solar Park In Karnataka

Orb Energy has launched a 35 MW (DC) ground-mounted solar park in Arsikere in the Hassan district, a significant player in the Indian solar power business, the firm announced on Tuesday. This 110-acre solar park, which produces 5.24 crore units of green power annually and offsets 45,000 tons of carbon dioxide, was built especially to […]

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Enfinity Global Finances 1.2 GW Solar, Wind Power Plants In India

US-based Enfinity Global Inc., today announced that it has signed $135 million in financing for the development and construction of 1.2 GW of solar and wind projects in India. The financing is being provided by the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPP Investments) through subsidiaries of CPPIB Credit Investments Inc. The projects in this portfolio, […]

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Chitradurga, Bellary Emerge As New RE Hotspots In Karnataka

Karnataka is among the leading renewable-rich states in India. It is also touted as one of the earliest adopters of green energy. As per the latest data from the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Karnataka ranks third in India when it comes to total solar capacities. Till April 2024, the southern Indian state […]

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Megha Engg. Bags 2000 MW Pumped Storage Project

Hyderabad based infrastructure firm Megha Engineering and Infrastructure (MEIL) has been awarded the 2,000-megawatt Sharavathi pumped storage power project in Karnataka. The project, which is set to be the largest pump storage power generation unit in the country, is estimated to cost over Rs 8,000 crore and play a key role in Karnataka’s energy future. […]

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Karnataka, Gujarat Maintain Lead Among States On Clean Electricity Transition

Karnataka and Gujarat continued to showcase their leadership in the progress toward the clean energy transition, a new joint report by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) and Ember shows. This marks the second year of IEEFA and Ember collaboration on the Indian States’ Electricity Transition (SET) report, which evaluates the clean […]

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NTPC- REL Invites BOS Bids For 1110 MW Wind Project In Karnataka

NTPC Renewable Energy Limited (NTPC REL) released a tender inviting online bids for Inter State Transmission System (ISTS) connected wind energy project with a nominal capacity of 1110 MW in Bijapur region, Karnataka, Tranche – II The tender invited shared details for detailed design, engineering, micro-siting, manufacturing, supply, erection, testing, commissioning, and proving the guaranteed […]

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Dalmia Cement To Pick 18% Stake In Wind Power Firm O2 Renewable Energy Subsidiary

Indian cement manufacturer Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited (‘DCBL’) has announced it has entered into a Share Purchase Agreement (“SPA”), Deed of Accession (‘DOA’), and Power Purchase Agreement (‘PPA’) on April 5 to acquire 18.13% of the equity share capital of O2 Renewable Energy V Private Limited, consisting of 68,99,293 equity shares aggregating to Rs.7.80 crore […]

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Roofsol Energy Receives 10.5 MWp Solar Project From Shree Cement

Mumbai-based EPC company Roofsol Energy Pvt Ltd has been awarded a solar project by Shree Cement Limited of 10.5 MWp capacity. The ground-mounted “Behind the Meter” project is to be implemented in Uttarakhand and Jharkhand. The company mentioned about its project stating, “Shree Cement owns and operates cement grinding units in 9 locations across India […]

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Karnataka Tops List With Most EV Charging Stations In India, Reveals BEE Data

In a recent revelation by the Union Ministry of Power, the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) stated that the southern state of Karnataka has grabbed the top position as far as electric vehicle charging stations are concerned. The data said that the state now has 5,059 EV charging stations. According to a release from the […]

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