V2G EV Battery Swapping Station: Boosters for Distribution System Reliability

This is the era of socio-economic growth. To drive this growth, we need environmental sustainability to go hand-in-hand with the rising energy needs. Since EVs are a cleaner and safer alternative to conventional vehicles, they will have to be adopted on a mass level to meet the future mobility requirements. This is the vision enshrined […]

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Sunseap Signs Long-Term Agreement with Amazon for Clean Solar Energy to be Tapped from JTC’s solar farms

Sunseap Group, Singapore’s leading solar energy provider, has signed a long-term agreement with Amazon to export 62 megawatts (MWp) of clean energy to the national grid, that will help Amazon meet its sustainability goals. Sunseap was awarded one of the two contracts under JTC’s SolarLand Phase 3 tender last year, part of JTC’s efforts to […]

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Sterlite Power elevates Manish Agarwal as CEO of Infrastructure & Solutions Business

Sterlite Power, a leading global developer of power transmission, today announced the elevation of Manish Agarwal as CEO of the Infrastructure business, in addition to his existing role as CEO for the Solutions Business. Manish has been associated with the Sterlite Group for 22 years and has held various leadership positions across the organization. Prior […]

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Hindustan Zinc Signs MoU with Epiroc for Using BEVs in Underground Mining

India’s integrated producer of Zinc-Lead and Silver and a Vedanta Group Company, Hindustan Zinc Limited (HZL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Epiroc Rock Drills AB for Zero Emission and Sustainable Mining by introducing Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) in underground mining. HZL claims to become the first mining company in India to introduce electric […]

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Novartis Inches Closer To 100% Renewable Energy With 5 VPPA’s

In a move that has made Novartis the first pharma company to attain the 100% renewable electricity user status for its European operations, the firm recently signed up for five virtual power purchase agreements (VPPAs).  These agreements together will be generating around 275 MW or more of clean power to the electrical grid, serving as […]

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GECF Ministerial Meeting and associated events to be held virtually

The yearly Ministerial Meeting of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) will take place on 12 November under the rotating Presidency of the Democratic People’s Republic of Algeria. The meeting, and its related events, will convene virtually owing to the COVID-19 pandemic. The 22nd Ministerial Meeting will discuss the current issues related to the gas […]

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OPEC, GECF hold first high-level meeting

Representing the lifeblood of global economy, two of the world’s foremost energy organisations OPEC and the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) held their first high-level meeting today, highlighting the growing cooperation between the two organisations under the framework of the OPEC-GECF Energy Dialogue. The OPEC delegation was led by HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, Secretary General, […]

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Total Portrays Resilience in Third Quarter Results

Total SE’s Board of Directors met on October 29, 2020, under the chairmanship of CEO Patrick Pouyanné to approve the Group’s third quarter 2020 financial statements. On this occasion, Patrick Pouyanné said: “After a second quarter in which the Group faced exceptional circumstances with oil prices falling below $20/b and a very strong slowdown of […]

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Penn State Powers Up with Solar

Penn State announced that this month the University has begun purchasing renewable electricity generated from three Lightsource bp solar farms that have completed construction in Franklin County. The projects were initiated in early 2019 upon the signing of a 70 megawatt Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) under which Penn State would purchase 100% of the electricity […]

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