Monthly Archives: September 2020

Five ways to make your home eco-friendly

Remember the American animated environmentalist Superhero television series –Captain Planet and the Planeteers of 90’screated by Ted Turner, Barbara Pyle and Robert Larkin III? We are in the midst of a climate crisis and it’s time that every individual turns into planeteers. At this juncture every global citizen needs to come forward to play their […]

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EV startup Etrio raises $3 million, to launch three-wheelers and bicycle product lines

Electric vehicle startup Etrio has announced that it has raised of $3 million (approximately Rs 22 crore) in Series A round from high networth individual investors based out of Singapore. The investment will fuel Etrio’s foray into new electric vehicles (EVs) in three-wheelers and bicycle product lines, the company said, adding that it aims to […]

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AYRO and Karma Automotive Announces Strategic Partnership

AYRO, Inc., an engineer and manufacturer of light-duty, urban and short-haul electric vehicles (EVs), and Karma Automotive’s Innovation and Customization Center (KICC) has announced the formation of a strategic manufacturing, engineering and design partnership. This partnership will utilize Karma’s state-of-the-art Innovation and Customization Center, Karma Engineering resources and the Karma Design Studio to provide expertise […]

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Untapped Potential Exists for hybrid systems of floating solar and hydropower plants

According to an analysis by researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)-Hybrid systems of floating solar panels and hydropower plants may hold the technical potential to produce a significant portion of the electricity generated annually across the globe. The researchers estimate that adding floating solar panels to bodies of water […]

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Renewable Energy Jobs Continue Growth to 11.5 Million Worldwide: IRENA

According to the latest figures released by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA),  Renewable energy continues to bring socioeconomic benefits by creating numerous jobs worldwide. The seventh edition of Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review shows that renewable energy jobs in the sector reached 11.5 million globally last year, led by solar PV with some 3.8 […]

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E-mobility Skill Development cum Adoption-A Roadmap for $5 Trillion Economy

The transition towards electric mobility offers India not only an opportunity to improve efficiency and transform the transport sector but also addresses several issues that the country is currently grappling with. The concerns regarding energy security and rising current account deficit (CAD) from rising fossil fuel imports can be addressed with the uptake of electric […]

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We see Tesla reaching 20 Million vehicles per year probably before 2030: Musk

Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Monday replying to a tweet said the company will reach  production capacity of 20M vehicles per year probably before 2030. Musk said that it will require consistently excellent execution. Last year the company made 365,000 vehicles, so the figure is 50 times more than numbers of vehicles made in 2019. […]

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Ather 450X Series 1, Collector’s Edition unleashed- All questions answered

The Bengaluru based electric vehicle startup Ather Energy unleashed the collector’s edition of the Ather 450X scooter called ‘Series1’. Here in this article we bring answers to all your questions that you may have after reading the launch report in different publications:- What is Ather 450X Series 1, Collector’s Edition? Early this year in January […]

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JSW Solar wins 810 MW blended wind energy projects from SECI

Solar power subsidiary of JSW Energy won 810 MW blended wind energy projects under an auction conduced by SECI. The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) had conducted an auction for setting up 2,500 MW ISTS projects under tariff based competitive bidding. The tender was floated in June. Solar power constitutes up to 20 per […]

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India offers USD 100 million Line of Credit to Sri Lanka for three solar projects

India has offered a Line of Credit worth $100 million to Sri Lanka for three solar projects in the country, according to an official statement here. India’s high commissioner to Sri Lanka Gopal Baglay called on minister of power Dullas Alahapperuma and reiterated India’s commitment towards a strong and multi-faceted bilateral partnership including in the […]

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