Tags: clean energy

Clear 10-year roadmap for clean energy needed to boost innovation: Amitabh Kant

NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant on Monday stressed on the need for a clear ten-year road map to boost clean energy technologies and creating standards for innovations. Kant also called hydrogen as fuel of the future especially for commercial vehicles which can ensure efficiency in movement across the country. Speaking at the India Energy Forum […]

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Here is what PM said delivering inaugural address at 4th India Energy Forum

PM delivered inaugural address at 4th India Energy Forum CERAWeek through video conference. The theme of this edition is “India’s Energy Future in a world of Change”. Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister said India is full of energy and its energy future is bright and secure. He  elaborated that in spite of various […]

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Rajasthan can play key leadership role in clean energy transition: IEEFA

As India looks to expand its renewable energy capacity, a new report from IEEFA found that Rajasthan can play a key leadership role in the country’s transition to a low-cost, low-emission, profitable electricity system. Rajasthan’s installed renewable energy capacity reached 9.6 gigawatts (GW) at the end of fiscal 2019-20. It also added more solar power […]

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Atmanirbhar Bharat can get boost only with Innovations in renewable energy: Piyush Goyal

Piyush Goyal, Minister of Railways and Commerce & Industry at the launch of ‘Powering Livelihoods’, an initiative by CEEW and Villgro Innovations Foundation said  Atmanirbhar Bharat can get boost only with Innovations in renewable energy: The minister echoing government’s vision of Atmanirbhar Bharat, stated that India should contend for a leadership role in global renewable […]

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TERI proposes Rs 40 lakh cr in clean energy projects to revive Indian economy

The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) released a discussion paper on ‘‘ to revive Indian economy by creating demand and jobs with policy and regulatory interventions using minimal government spending. Speaking at the launch of discussion paper, Dr Ajay Mathur, Director General, TERI, said, “The focus of India’s stimulus packages has been on enhancing credit […]

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ReNew Power, UNEP partners for better clean energy access, higher efficiency

ReNew Power and the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) have signed a partnership agreement to promote increased access to renewable energy and improved energy efficiency. ReNew Power will partner with UNEP’s District Energy in Cities Initiative as an implementation partner for renewable energy installations across India with the aim of shifting the heating and cooling sector […]

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India to have 60 per cent renewable energy by 2030: R K Singh

India will have around 60 per cent of its installed electricity generation capacity from clean sources by 2030, Power and New & Renewable Energy Minister R K Singh said on Tuesday. The minister also exuded confidence that the renewable energy capacity would touch 510 GW by 2030, including 60 GW of hydro power. In September […]

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Clean energy has potential to shore up economy from downturn: Niti Aayog

Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant on Friday said clean energy has potential to shore up the Indian economy from the current downturn, urging investors to exploit long-term opportunities in the sector. Speaking at a webinar organized by the Council on Energy Environment and Water (CEEW), Kant said India offers an exciting long-term market for both […]

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US Democratic candidate Joe Biden unveils USD 2 trillion climate plan

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has unveiled a USD 2 trillion proposal to boost investment in clean energy and combat the global warming as he pledged to rejoin the historic Paris agreement on climate change if elected in the November elections. US President Donald Trump in 2017 withdrew the United States, the world’s No 2 […]

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