Tags: renewable energy

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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ReNew Power named to the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Global Lighthouse Network

ReNew Power  has  announced that it has been named to the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Global Lighthouse Network, which recognizes companies using new technologies to achieve environmentally sustainable, community supportive, profitable growth. In announcing ReNew’s appointment, the WEF specifically noted the Company’s recent investments in digital analytics and machine learning to increase the power yield, […]

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The Government is committed to promote renewable energy, especially in MSME sector: Nitin Gadkari

The government is committed to promote renewable energy resources in the country, especially in the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) sector, Union minister Nitin Gadkari has said. He also exuded confidence that within five years, India will be a top manufacturing hub for automobiles in the world. Gadkari, who holds MSME portfolio along with […]

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NTPC 100 MW floating solar plant, Nautilus Solar, Kamuthi solar plant, BCD on solar modules and cells and more

This week’s Solar News Wrap includes: NTPC’s 100 MW floating solar plant in Tamil Nadu, Nautilus Solar Energy Acquires Solar Portfolio In Maine, Trina Solar Launches 670W Vertex Modules, Kamuthi solar power plant water positive, MNRE imposes BCD on imported solar cells and modules, Jharkhand government to put solar panels at 7,776 homes and more […]

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Gautam Mohanka, Managing Director, Gautam Solar

Gautam Solar, one of the leading Solar Manufacturer providing a wide range of domestic and industrial solar products & solutions all over the country. The company innovates and develops solar products that are tailored to the needs of the Indian customer. The company’s  vision is to make India a World Leader in Solar off-grid. The organization […]

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Africa is only tapping into 0.01% of its wind power potential: GWEC

 According to the latest data released by GWEC Market Intelligence, the Africa and Middle East region installed 821 MW of new wind power capacity in 2020, bringing total capacity in the region to over 7 GW. While this growth is stable for the region and nearly the same levels of the previous year despite COVID-19 […]

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STT GDC partners with Avaada MHKhamgaon to procure 99 Million kWh of Renewable Energy

ST Telemedia Global Data Centres (STT GDC India) has announced partnership with Avaada MHKhamgaon Private Limited, a subsidiary of Avaada Energy Private Limited to procure 99MUs/annum (99 Million kWh) of renewable energy under a captive structure. The 99MUs would cater to the company’s facilities in the state of Maharashtra. As part of its sustainability initiatives, […]

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India needs to be ready to ride the energy storage wave: IEEFA

Battery storage, green hydrogen and flexible coal-fired power generation can help India address its next big challenge of integrating large-scale variable renewable energy into the electricity grid over the next decade, according to a new report from the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA). “The transition to low-cost, variable renewable energy generation requires a flexible […]

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GWEC and GSC calls on Mexican government to restore country’s transition to clean energy

The leading global renewable energy bodies, the Global Wind Energy Council and the Global Solar Council, jointly called upon the government of Mexico to urgently restore the country’s transition away from expensive and polluting fossil fuels, and reset the course to a sustainable future based on competitive, clean renewable energy. A joint statement was published on Wednesday in response to the […]

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