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National Thermal Power Corporation to use biomass to co-fire coal-based power plants, cut emissions.

By : editor_2, Oct 22, 2018

NTPC Ltd, India's largest power producer, plans to start biomass co-firing across all its coal-based thermal power stations in a bid to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and cut pollution,...

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New material harvests Sun's heat for cheaper electricity generation

By : editor_2, Oct 22, 2018

Scientists have developed a material that can be used to harvest electricity from the Sun's heat, paving the way for generating cheaper solar power on cloudy days and at nighttime. The...

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Saudi Arabia, Lightsource BP eye solar projects in India

By : editor_2, Oct 17, 2018

Saudi Arabia is interested in partnering India to develop complementary supply chains, and deploy funds and new technologies here in what may further bring down already low solar power tariffs...

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Allahabad University switches to solar panels

By : editor_2, Oct 16, 2018

In a move which will save the institution Rs 40 lakh annually in electricity bills, the Allahabad University (AU) got solar panels installed in 23 buildings of its four campuses on Monday. ...

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South Western Railway goes the solar way, 19 buildings get panels

By : editor_2, Oct 15, 2018

The South Western Railway (SWR) has installed solar panels in 19 buildings, including railway stations, workshops and offices, with a total capacity of 3,605kilowatt-peak (kWp)....

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ThomasLloyd acquires stake in SolarArise

By : editor_2, Oct 11, 2018

European investment firm ThomasLloyd Group has acquired a stake in Delhi-based solar energy producer SolarArise India Projects Pvt. Ltd, marking its first transaction in the country....

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Greenko plans to buy Skeiron in Rs 3,500 crore deal

By : editor_2, Oct 9, 2018

The Greenko group, backed by sovereign wealth funds GIC Holdings Pte Ltd and Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, is in talks with Skeiron Renewable Energy to acquire 385 megawatt (MW) of wind...

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Gujarat will soon tender 250 MW solar+storage capacity

By : editor_2, Oct 9, 2018

Saurabhbhai Patel, Minister of Energy, Government of Gujarat, has announced that the state will soon issue a 250 MW grid-connected solar tender linked with storage. He also said that Gujarat...

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Sembcorp commissions 250 MW wind power project in Tamil Nadu

By : editor_2, Oct 8, 2018

Sembcorp Energy India (SEIL) and Suzlon Group Friday announced completion of a 250 MW wind power project, which was the first wind energy project auctioned by the Solar Energy Corporation of...

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21 IORA countries adopt the Delhi Declaration on Renewable Energy; to tie up with ISA members

By : editor_2, Oct 5, 2018

As many as 21 countries in the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) Thursday adopted the Delhi Declaration on Renewable Energy, the New and Renewable Energy Ministry said. These nations in the...

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