Odisha to Set Up Rooftop Solar on College Campuses

In a key development to step-up the use of green energy and make institutions self-sufficient in terms of energy, the higher education department of the Odisha state government has come up with a plan to deploy solar power systems on college campuses of the state. The Odisha state department has decided to solarize the rooftops […]

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Odisha State Budget Provisions Rs 50 Crore to Build Transmission Infra for RE

In the recently presented state Budget in the assembly, the Odisha Government has set out Rs 50 crore for the development of a green energy evacuation corridor. The Budget was presented by Odisha Finance Minister, Niranjan Pujari and in the amount is allocated for the corridor in which renewable energy projects will be built to […]

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ReNew Power Partners With Jindal Stainless for 300MW Hybrid Project

ReNew Power, the largest renewable energy provider in the nation, and Jindal Stainless recently entered into a deal to establish a utility-scale captive renewable energy project for the delivery of electricity to their factory in Jajpur, Odisha. By combining solar and wind energy, the project will produce 700 million units annually. With a high capacity […]

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Jindal Power Invites Bids for 150 MW Mono PERC Modules for Solar Projects

Jindal Power has invited bids for 150 MW of MONO PERC solar modules for installing solar projects in various locations across infrastructure owned by Jindal Power in Odisha and Chhattisgarh. The last date for submitting the online bid is November 15, 2022, and bids will be opened on the same day. This Jindal Power 150 […]

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Odisha Installs Hanging Solar Wire Fence To Protect Elephants

Solar power can be put to noble purposes and the eastern state of Odisha has shown one. In a key development, the Keonjhar Forest Division has undertaken a project to install hanging wire fences that will be powered by solar energy with a purpose to curb and eliminate deaths of elephants in the area. The […]

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Indian Oil Releases Tender to Buy Land in Odisha for 10MW Solar Project

To build a 10 MW solar project in Odisha, Indian Oil Corporation (IOCL) has released a tender for the sale of 50 acres of land. The last date for submitting the online bid is September 26, 2022, and the bids will be opened on September 27, 2022. Each interested bidder will have to pay Rs. […]

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Odisha’s New Renewable Policies for 2022–30 Eye Green Energy

The International Forum for Environment, Sustainability and Technology (iFOREST),  an independent non-profit environmental research and innovation organisation, has started a discourse on creating the roadmap with an emphasis on the creation of green energy and jobs as Odisha prepares to create its new renewable policies for 2022–30. By the end of this year, the current […]

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Odisha to Provide Solar Power Pumps to its Farmers

Solar power is making some strides in the life of the ordinary citizens in the state of Odisha with intervention of the government through solar power. In a fresh development, State Minister for Industries, Pratap Keshari Deb spoke in the State Assembly that his government is targeting to provide 584 solar powered pumps to the […]

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IREDA Keen To Promote Renewable Energy Projects In Odisha

Pradip Kumar Das, Chairman & Managing Director (CMD), Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Ltd. (IREDA) met Suresh Chandra Mahapatra, Chief Secretary, Govt of Odisha, in Bhubaneshwar on May 13 over the prospects of Renewable Energy in the state. “IREDA is keen to promote more RE projects in Odisha, realizing the immense green energy potential in […]

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