Renewable Energy Certificates

Tight Power Markets Drive Up Volumes 21% YoY On IEX

Indian Energy Exchange, India’s premier energy exchange, achieved 9260 MU total electricity volume in October 2023, registering an increase of 21% on YoY basis.  IEX achieved 9,483 MU overall volume, including 2.17 Lac Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) (equivalent to 217 MU) and 5,814 Energy Saving Certificates (ESCerts) (equivalent to 5.8 MU). The overall volume traded during […]

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IEX Reports PAT Exceeding 21% in Q2FY24 Against Q2FY23

The IEX (Indian Energy Exchange) has declared its unaudited consolidated financial results for the second quarter ending September 30, 2023. Particulars Q2FY23 Q2FY24 YoY Total Volume (in BU) 23.1 26.5 14.6% Total Revenue 113.8 133.0 16.9% Total Operating Expense 16.3 16.6 1.8% EBITDA 97.5 116.4 19.4% Finance, Depreciation & Amortization Cost 5.0 5.8 16.0% Share […]

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Renewable Energy Credits In Demand In US As Utility Seeks RFP For 570,000

Renewable Energy Credits (RECs), also termed Renewable Energy Certificates, in India are gaining wider currency in the US as utilities use them to fulfill green energy requirements for themselves and even customers in many cases. The latest is US utility FirstEnergy Ohio that has launched a request for proposal (RFP) to purchase 570,000 renewable energy […]

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Invenergy, Others Ready 104 MW New York Wind Farm

Renewable energy developer Invenergy and Clean Path NY partners, energyRe and the New York Power Authority (NYPA), have completed a 103.9-MW Number Three Wind Energy Center marking the first Clean Path NY renewable generation asset to reach operation. The wind farm has been developed and constructed by Invenergy. Its one of more than 20 new […]

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Volkswagen’s EV Charging Firm Electrify America Launches New Project for EV Solar Charging

Volkswagen’s fast-charging public network firm Electrify America has announced the launch of “Solar Glow 1”, a cleantech project in the Golden State of California. The 75 MW solar power project to be established in San Bernardino County, California will produce 225,000 MWh of clean electricity annually. For the project that looks at charging electric vehicles […]

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D-REC Seeks To Build a Viable Market Mechanism For Distributed Renewable Energy, Rural Electrification

D-REC, a Switzerland based not-for-profit initiative to deliver internationally recognised guarantees of origin for distributed renewable energy, has announced its results for 2022, with over 300,000 MWh secured in annual and multi-year deals across a diverse range of global corporations. The D-REC can be incorporated as a complementary tool in a corporate renewable energy purchasing […]

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Chicago Sets Sights On Acquiring 100% Renewable Energy By 2025

The city of Chicago in the USA has committed to acquiring 100% renewable energy by 2025 for use in all city facilities and activities, and as the first step in that process, has reached an agreement with electricity provider Constellation for the purchase of renewable energy. A 593MW solar PV plant will be built by […]

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Renewable Energy Certificates. Trading Resumes, But Much Needs To Be Done

Highlights: The market share of REC market had already shrunk to 9.2 lakh Renewable Energy Certificates (REC) in 2020-21, while 60.58 lakh RECs piled up till March end. As per CEEW-CEF analysis, as many as 5.1 million RECs have remained unsold due to poor RPO compliance across India, a demand shortfall of 7%. The Appellate […]

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IEX Announces Resumption of REC Trading From Nov 24

The Indian Energy Exchange (IEX) has announce the resumption in the trading of Renewable Energy Certificates (REC) with effect from Wednesday 24 November 2021, after a gap of almost 16 months. The last REC trade session took place in June 2020. The trade has been resumed in line with APTEL’s recent order dated 09.11.2021 and […]

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