Oberoi Group signs MoU with EESL to implement energy efficient initiatives

With the aim to augment its sustainability initiatives, The Oberoi Group has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL). EESL through its Building Energy Efficiency Program (BEEP) will assist The Oberoi Group in implementing several well-established energy efficient initiatives, including clean energy systems across its properties. These initiatives will help […]

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Ingeteam introduces a new robust wind controller firmware development methodology

Ingeteam Wind Energy has announced that its firmware development methodology has shown to significantly reduce the critical on-site validation and certification phase because of its robust qualification process. This speeds up the time to market and commercial production capacity of new wind farm developments whilst ensuring the highest level of reliability in the field. Securing […]

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NTPC records its highest ever group generation of 314 BU in FY 21

India’s largest power generating company-  NTPC recorded its highest ever group generation of 314 BU in FY 21, a growth of 8.2% compared to previous year.  On a standalone basis, NTPC generated 270.9 BU in FY21, an increase of 4.3% over the previous year. NTPC Group has 70 Power stations including 26 Renewable projects.  The group […]

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ReNew Power Announces Commissioning of 300 MW Wind Farm

ReNew Power has announced that it has commissioned a 300 megawatt (MW) wind power generation facility in the Indian state of Gujarat. The project was previously awarded to ReNew’s operating subsidiary ReNew Wind Energy (AP2) Private Limited in a competitive E-reverse auction conducted by the Solar Energy Corporation of India.  As previously announced, ReNew has […]

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R.K. Singh launches GRAM UJALA programme in Varanasi

R.K. Singh, the Union Minister of State (I/C) for Power & New and Renewable Energy, launched the GRAM UJALA programme on Wednesday in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. Under this program Convergence Energy Services Limited (CESL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), will distribute high quality LED bulbs, at an affordable cost of 10 […]

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India could increase its target to 600 GW of renewable capacity by 2030: Researchers

Researchers at UC Santa Barbara have just released a study that demonstrates why India should double down on renewables. The study examines electricity and carbon mitigation costs associated with achieving aggressive renewable energy targets in India’s electricity grid in 2030, and finds that wind-majority or balanced wind-solar targets have the most cost-effective potential for power […]

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Renewable electricity needs to grow 55-fold to achieve zero emission in India: Study

Renewables in electricity must increase 55-fold for India to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050, according to a report by Council on Energy, Environment and Wate (CEEW). India will need to generate at least 83 per cent of its electricity from (non-hydro power) renewable energy sources by 2050 to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by mid-century, […]

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Hybrid Project worth 30k crore to Brighten the Nights of Rajasthan

A world leader in renewable energy, the state of Rajasthan is all set to develop facilities to store excess solar energy available in day time and the same can be availed even when there is a little or no sunshine. The state government under Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot’s leadership has been advancing to establish the […]

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India achieves 92.97 GW of renewable energy capacity in Feb this year

India has achieved 92.97 GW of renewable energy (RE) capacity till February this year, while 50.15 GW is under various stages of implementation, Parliament was informed on Tuesday. India has set an ambitious target of achieving 175 GW of installed RE capacity (excluding large hydropower) by 2022. “So far, 92.97 GW of cumulative installed RE […]

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GWEC India appoints Martand Shardul as its first Policy Director

 The Global Wind Energy Council India (GWEC India) has announced that Martand Shardul, previously a Fellow at The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), has joined GWEC India as its first Policy Director. Martand has more than a decade of experience in public policy, clean energy analytics and digital transformation in India and beyond.  Ben Backwell, […]

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