Tags: Tamil Nadu

ITC commissions 14.9 MW first offsite Solar Plant in Tamil Nadu

ITC Limited has commissioned its first offsite solar plant in Dindigul, Tamil Nadu. The 14.9 MW solar plant, built at an investment of Rs 76 crores, will help reduce CO2 emissions over the course of its lifetime. The plant has already helped ITC to achieve the rare feat of meeting 90% of its electricity requirement from […]

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Greaves Electric Mobility opens its largest EV production facility in Tamil Nadu

Greaves Electric Mobility inaugurated its largest EV production facility in Ranipet, Tamil Nadu. The 35-acre plant built to preserve the green terrain surrounding the site is located in the Industrial Centre of Tamil Nadu and will serve as an electric mobility hub for both domestic and export markets. The Plant is part of the INR […]

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Tamil Nadu budget to allocate for climate change mitigation efforts

The Tamil Nadu government is set to provide allocation for climate change mitigation efforts in the revised state budget for the financial year 2021-22. A senior official with the Department of Environment, Tamil Nadu told IANS that the budget which is to be presented in the house on August 13 is likely to have a […]

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Ather Energy’s this manufacturing plant video will flabbergast the EV world

Electric Scooter Startup Ather Energy has started operations at 123000 sq. ft all-new production facility in Hosur, Tamil Nadu as its plans to sell over 1 lakh scooters by the end of 2022. With this all new facility the company aims 10000 scooters every month (with potential to grow that number exponentially). The company has […]

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Electric vehicle battery manufacturer Grinntech starts production at its facility

Grinntech Motors, engaged in manufacturing Lithium-Ion batteries for electric vehicles (EVs), commenced production at its facility in Tamil Nadu, the company said on Thursday. The company in October 2020 had signed a memorandum of understanding with the Government of Tamil Nadu entailing investments of Rs 100 crore. “Our state-of-the-art plant is a modern facility that […]

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Tamil Nadu to attract Rs 66k cr investments; RE, E-mobility in focus

Stung by the COVID-19 induced lockdown in 2020 that severely impacted many businesses, Tamil Nadu however, sought to bounce back with mega ticket deals in various sectors later, seeking to live up to its image of a favourable investment destination. The labour-intensive real estate, besides the MSME sector, seemed to bear the brunt of the […]

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Bid deadlines for two solar projects in HP and Tamil Nadu extended

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has extended bid submission deadlines for two solar project tenders in Himachal Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. One of the two solar project tenders include 15 MW floating solar project in Himachal Pradesh, and another 5 MW solar project in Tuticorin, Tamil Nadu. The new bid submission deadline for […]

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Indian Railways set to transform into Green Railways by 2030

In a bid to transform the Indian railways into Green Railways by 2030 the Ministry of Railway in recent past has taken many initiatives towards mitigation of  global warming and combating climate change. Ministry of Railways in a statement on Monday said Railway electrification, improving the energy efficiency of locomotives and trains and fixed installations, […]

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Why MNRE Cancelled 500 MW solar park project proposal in Tamil Nadu

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) recently cancelled the proposal to setup solar part at Kadaladi in Ramanathapuram district which is seen as the major set back for Tangedco and Tamil Nadu Government. But one big question that popped up in everyone’s mind was why did the ministry decided to cancel this solar […]

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Tamil Nadu CM launches first electric bus in Chennai on trial basis

As part of measures to check air pollution, the Tamil Nadu government on Monday unveiled a battery-powered electric air conditioned bus that would be operated on specific routes by the Metropolitan Transport Corporation. Built by Hinduja Group flagship firm Ashok Leyland, the roll out of the bus comes against the backdrop of the state government […]

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