Tags: renewable energy

Morocco, IRENA Partner to Boost Renewables and Green Hydrogen Development

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the Ministry of Energy, Mines and Environment (MEME) of the Kingdom of Morocco have agreed to strengthen joint collaboration to advance knowledge in renewable energy and to accelerate the energy transition. Specifically, IRENA and Morocco will work closely to advance the national green hydrogen economy as the country […]

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India’s wind market set to bounce back with 50% growth: Report

A new report, India Wind Energy Market Outlook 2025, jointly released today by the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) and MEC Intelligence (MEC+) finds that India, the world’s fourth-largest wind power market, is expected to add nearly 20.2 GW of new wind power capacity between 2021-2025. This would increase the country’s 39.2 GW wind market […]

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ReNew Power sings an agreement with the Precourt Institute for StorageX Initiative

ReNew Power has announced a collaboration agreement with the Precourt Institute for Energy at Stanford University and its StorageX Initiative (“StorageX”). StorageX is an academic-industry-government initiative that aims to solve the most pressing real-world challenges in battery storage. ReNew’s collaboration for StorageX will focus initially on challenges surrounding grid level battery usage and performance in […]

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Universal Access to Sustainable Energy Will Remain Elusive Without Addressing Inequalities: Report

During the last decade, a greater share of the global population gained access to electricity than ever before, but the number of people without electricity in Sub-Saharan Africa actually increased. Unless efforts are scaled up significantly in countries with the largest deficits, the world will still fall short of ensuring universal access to affordable, reliable, […]

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New coal-fired power plants in India will be economically unviable: IEEFA

According to a new briefing note by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) much of India’s 33 gigawatts (GW) of coal-fired power capacity currently under construction and another 29GW in the preconstruction stage will end up stranded. “Coal-fired power simply cannot compete with the ongoing cost reductions of renewables. Solar tariffs in India are now […]

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EESL, ISHRAE partners for the implementation of energy efficient and clean energy solutions

Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with The Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE) for a strategic partnership for the implementation of energy efficient and clean energy solutions in the HVAC&R Industry. The MoU was signed by Shri Rajat Sud, Managing Director, EESL and Shri Amitabha Sur, President, ISHRAE, in the […]

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Suzlon secures 252 MW wind power project from CLP India

Suzlon Group has announced its new order win for development of a 252 MW wind power project from CLP India. Suzlon will install 120 units of S120-140m wind turbine generators (WTGs) with a Hybrid Lattice Tubular (HLT) tower, with rated capacity of 2.1 MW each. The project is located in Sidhpur, Gujarat and is expected to be commissioned in […]

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Indian mountaineer scales Mt Everest using eco-friendly means,: Report

Indian mountaineer Harshvardhan Joshi has achieved the rare feat of scaling the world’s highest peak, Mt Everest, using eco-friendly means, according to a media report on Monday. Joshi, 24, a resident of Navi Mumbai, completed the expedition on May 23, The Himalayan Times reported. He was part of a three-member team of Satori Adventure Everest […]

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IRENA Council Meets with Spotlight on Energy Transition ahead of COP26

More than 280 representatives from 96 countries will gather virtually to attend the 21st Council of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), next week as countries continue to calibrate energy policy in line with the achievement of sustainable development goals and a 1.5° future, ahead of COP26 this year.  The Council meetings will take place […]

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IEA calls for unprecedented transformation of how energy is produced

The world has a viable pathway to building a global energy sector with net-zero emissions in 2050 but it is narrow and requires an unprecedented transformation of how energy is produced, transported and used globally, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said in a landmark special report released on Tuesday. Climate pledges by governments to date […]

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