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India: Shell joins the solar boom with acquisition of Orb Energy
By : Sustainability ..., Oct 10, 2019
Global oil major Shell has taken another step towards India’s growing renewable energy market by purchasing a 20% stake in Bangalore-based Orb Energy, a company that provides credit to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to install rooftop PV. Founded in 2006, Orb...Read more..
Subject Tags: biofuels , hydrogen , Renewable Energy , renewable energy market , rooftop PV , Shell , Solar boom
Shell buys stake in India and Kenya-focused rooftop solar firm
By : Sustainability ..., Oct 4, 2019
Oil major Shell has made another foray into Indian renewables by acquiring close to a 20% stake in Bangalore-headquartered Orb Energy, which provides credit to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to install rooftop PV and lower power costs. Last year, Shell and European...Read more..
Subject Tags: affordable energy , Cleantech Solar , Renewable Energy , rooftop PV , rooftop solar system
ADB offers $50m to Avaada to push PV in India
By : Sustainability ..., Mar 22, 2019
The ADB will draw upon its Ordinary Capital Resources, as well as Leading Asia’s Private Sector Infrastructure Fund (LEAP), to facilitate the planned investment, according to an online statement...Read more..
Subject Tags: generating capacity , off-grid PV , Renewable Energy , renewable energy capacity , rooftop PV , solar capacity , utility-scale projects