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Punjab approves renewable projects of Rs 100 crore

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 27, 2018

The Punjab government has approved renewable energy projects worth Rs 100 crore, state Minister for Power, New and Renewable Energy Sources Gurpreet Singh Kangar said on Thursday....

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Govt to bring new hydro policy next fiscal: Power Secretary

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 28, 2017

The government will bring out a new policy for the hydro power sector next fiscal to boost this clean source of energy, a senior official said on Monday. “We are working on a New Hydro Policy...

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Subject Tags: hydro , industry news

U'khand for increasing ambit of hydel projects

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 14, 2016

The state government is banking high on the Central Government's proposal to increase the ambit of small hydropower projects from the current 25 MW to 100 MW to help achieve the renewable energy...

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Subject Tags: hydro , power , renewable

Adding hydro can take India's clean power to 225 GW by 2022

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 15, 2016

Government is considering reclassifying large hydro power plants as renewable projects, Power Minster Piyush Goyal said today, adding that it can help India achieve clean power capacity of 225...

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Subject Tags: hydro , power

Capacity for renewable energy in India hits 42,850 mw; surpasses capacity of hydel projects

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 10, 2016

India's quest for green energy has crossed a major milestone, with renewable plants, mainly wind and solar, surpassing the capacity of large hydroelectricity projects, which were once the...

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Subject Tags: hydro

Portugal runs for four days straight on renewable energy alone

By : sustainabilityo..., May 19, 2016

Portugal kept its lights on with renewable energy alone for four consecutive days last week in a clean energy milestone revealed by data analysis of national energy network figures....

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PFS, US energy body tie-up to train senior executives from SAARC countries in hydropower

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 21, 2016

Infrastructure finance company PTC India Financial Services (PFS) and the US Energy Association will launch training programmes for senior executives from SAARC nations working on hydropower...

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Subject Tags: hydro , power , training

Puri Oil Mills to invest Rs 210 crore in four hydropower projects in Haryana

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 31, 2016

Delhi-based Puri Oil Mills is set to strengthen its renewable energy business by setting up canal-based solar photovoltaic power plant in Haryana. It is firming up plans to set up green energy...

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Zimbabwe-India venture to build 30 MW hydro-power plant

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 9, 2016

Zimbabwe's state-owned power producer has picked a local company and two Indian firms to build a $128 million hydro-power plant to generate 30 megawatts of electricity, an official said on...

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Subject Tags: hydro , power

Canadian firms seeking partners in India in renewable energy

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 3, 2014

As many as 16 companies from Canada are exploring partnership opportunities with Indian firms in the renewable energy space. 
A delegation of 16 Canadian companies will arrive here this week to attend the 8th Renewable Energy India 2014 Expo. 
"The companies are...

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