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Ball Corporation Announces New Sustainability Goals, focus on renewables and recycling

Ball Corporation, one of the leading suppliers of sustainable aluminum packaging and aerospace technologies, has announced 2030 sustainability goals focused on enhancing product stewardship and social impact to create value for stakeholders, together with a vision on how industry partners can collaborate to achieve a fully circular aluminum beverage packaging system. Ball’s new global sustainability […]

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NTPC gears up for NTPC Renewable Energy IPO in 2022-23

NTPC is gearing up for listing its recently formed renewable energy subsidiary to raise funds for solar and wind power projects. NTPC Renewable Energy Ltd IPO is expected to hit the market in 2022-23, to raise funds for achieving its ambitious target of 60 GW installed renewable energy capacity by 2032, which entails a total […]

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Green Hydrogen and Advanced Batteries will enable deeper decarbonization

Green Hydrogen as a new energy storage medium is witnessing a growth momentum and more than 25 nations have set up roadmaps and financial incentives over past 2 years. Wind and solar energy coupled with energy storage can provide the electricity to power homes and electric vehicles,  while green hydrogen could be an ideal low-carbon option for […]

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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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Incense manufacturer Cycle Pure earns Zero Carbon or Carbon Neutral Certification

Incense manufacturer Cycle Pure is the world’s first and only company in the home worship segment to earn the Zero Carbon or Carbon Neutral Certification. The firm’s effort has been recognised by the United Kingdom’s (UK) Natural Capital Partners, a widely known voluntary carbon offset and sustainability solutions provider in the world. Cycle Pure collaborated […]

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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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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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MNRE announces timeline extension in commissioning of renewable energy projects citing COVID situation

Citing the disruption due to the second wave of COVID-19 cases, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has extended timeline in the scheduled commissioning date (SCD) of renewable energy projects . MNRE in its order said that renewable energy projects being implemented through implementing agencies designated by the Ministry having their scheduled commissioning […]

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Renewable sources set to expand in coming years at a much faster pace : IEA

Renewable sources of electricity such as wind and solar grew at their fastest rate in two decades in 2020 and are set to expand in coming years at a much faster pace than prior to the pandemic, according to a new report by the International Energy Agency. The growth in Europe and the United States […]

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Fortum and Uniper reaching first milestones in strategic “One Team” cooperation

Fortum and Uniper have jointly finalised the first planning phase in the three strategic cooperation areas of Nordic hydro and physical trading optimisation, wind and solar development, and hydrogen. Under the proposed plans, Fortum would lead the operations of both companies’ Nordic hydro assets in the future. Uniper, meanwhile, would take the lead in the […]

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