Evonik India to showcase SEPURAN Green for Biogas purification at E Bioenergy 2021

To support the growth of the biogas and bio-energy sector, Indian Biogas Association (IBA), in cooperation with German Biogas Association (GBA) and supported by the Indo-German Chamber Commerce (IGCC), is organizing this Virtual ‘Bio-Energy E-Pavilion 2021’, a two-days’ event, from February 18 to 19, 2021 on a virtual platform. Evonik India Pvt. Ltd, a part […]

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NTPC Group installed capacity reaches 64,075 MW

NTPC Ltd, India’s largest energy integrated company crossed 64,000 MW. The company commenced commercial operations for the Kameng Hydro-Electric Project, a part North Eastern Electric Power Corporation Ltd (a wholly-owned subsidiary company of NTPC Ltd), effective today. With this, the commissioned and commercial capacity of NTPC group has reached 64,075 MW.  With a total installed […]

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IIT Delhi researchers generate clean fuel hydrogen fuel at low cost

A steep rise in global energy demand in the 21st century, combined with the necessity to curb greenhouse gas emissions, have driven researchers to look for cleaner and greener energy sources as alternatives. An IIT Delhi research group under the supervision of Prof. Sreedevi Upadhyayula, Prof. Ashok N. Bhaskarwar and Prof. Anupam Shukla from the […]

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Environment activists hail budget policy on green hydrogen

Environment activists and experts recently said the Budget announcements that India will soon have a policy on green hydrogen is a welcome step but expressed displeasure over lack of policy on closing inefficient coal plants and clarity on electric public transport vehicles. Responding to the budget announcements, Aarti Khosla, Director Climate Trends, told IANS there […]

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IRENA and IHA forge partnership to advance sustainable hydropower

In recognition of their shared objectives to increase the uptake of renewable energy, the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the International Hydropower Association (IHA) have today signed a formal partnership agreement.  Hydropower is the world’s largest source of renewable energy, contributing over half of global renewable energy installed capacity, and directly employing around two […]

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NHPC signs Definitive Agreement to takeover of 120 MW Rangit-IV HE Project of JPCL in Sikkim

NHPC Limited has signed Definitive Agreement on 13th January 2021 for implementation of the Approved Resolution Plan for takeover of 120 MW Rangit-IV HE Project of Jalpower Corporation Limited (JPCL) in Sikkim. The agreement was signed between NHPC, Resolution Professional and Secured Financial Creditors (PFC and PNB) in presence of Y.K. Chaubey, Director(Tech) NHPC, R.P. […]

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Hydroelectric projects under obligation to release minimum water downstream: NGT

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed state pollution control boards to ensure the release of minimum water downstream by hydroelectric projects, saying business or commercial interests cannot override the requirement of maintaining riverine ecology. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel said every hydroelectric project (HEP) irrespective of the date of […]

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TP Renewable Microgrid inaugurates first 5kW Bio-gas plant in Bihar

TP Renewable Microgrid (TPRMG), a wholly owned subsidiary of Tata Power, has inaugurated its first 5kW Bio-gas generating plant at Kamalpura (Basaitha) village in Muzaffarpur district of Bihar. The plant commenced operations on ‘National Energy Conservation Day’, on December 14. TPRMG constructed this plant in association with Grassroots Energy. The plant consumes cow dung which […]

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FTI Consulting With TERI unveils India Green Hydrogen Roadmap report

FTI Consulting with the support of The Energy and Resources Institute (“TERI”) today launched of an India Green Hydrogen Roadmap report, in the presence of Amitabh Kant, CEO of NITI Aayog, Government of India. The report proposes a target of 4 percent for hydrogen energy in the national energy mix by 2030 and 10 national […]

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INR 2 lakh crore to be invested for setting up 5000 Compressed bio-gas in the country

To boost availability of affordable and clean transport fuels, a MoU was signed today between MoPNG and leading oil & gas marketing companies & technology providers to establish Compressed Bio-Gas CBG plants across India under the Sustainable Alternative Towards Affordable Transportation (SATAT) initiative, in the presence of Union Minister of petroleum and Natural Gas & […]

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