Clean Energy

Economic Survey 2022-23: India a Hotspot for Investment in Renewables & Other Observations

The Economic Survey 2022-2023 has made some important observations about the trajectory of renewable energy sector and transition to clean energy sources. Here are some key observations- Inching towards installed capacity from clean sources The Economic Survey notes that India has already achieved the feat of having 40 per cent of installed electric capacity from […]

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Enfinity Global, Statkraft Sign PPA For 191 Gwh Supply In Italy

Global renewable players Enfinity Global and Statkraft have announced that they have signed a 10-year solar power purchase agreement (PPA) in Italy. As per the deal, the committed energy will be produced by a 112 MW utility-scale solar power portfolio owned by Enfinity Global. The official statement by Enfinity held that the solar power portfolio, […]

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Qcells To Supply 2.5 GW Of Solar Panels To Microsoft

South Korean solar conglomerate Qcells and software giant Microsoft Corp have announced that they are partnering to enable a strong supply chain for new renewable electricity capacity projected to require at least 2.5 GW of solar panels and related services. This capacity is equivalent to power more than 400,000 homes. Microsoft aims at becoming carbon […]

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Solar Tech Startup Loom Solar Raises $2 Mn Funding from SIMA Funds, USA

Emerging start-up in solar tech Loom Solar has raised $2 Million funding from US-based Social Investment Managers and Advisors (SIMA) under the Energy Access Relief Fund (EARF) supported by the World Bank, DFC, BII, FMO, IFC and others. The start-up that looks into the manufacturing of bi-facial solar panels and lithium battery, is headquartered in […]

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Denmark’s Ørsted to Develop Mockingbird Solar Center in Texas

Global clean energy company based in Denmark, Ørsted has said that it has taken a final investment decision (FID) on 471 MW Mockingbird Solar Centre, a solar power plant, in the Texas, the USA. The decision also includes the donation of 1,000 acres of tall grass prairie for the purpose of conservation. The Solar Projects […]

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BHEL Invites Bids for O&M Services for 5 MW Solar Plant, Haridwar

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has invited bids for Operations and Maintenance (O&M services) work of the 05 MW solar power plant at its heavy electrical equipment plant (HEEP) in Haridwar, Uttarakhand. The last date for submitting the bid of this 05 MW of Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) O&M tender is January 06, 2023, […]

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GEDA Invites bid for 1.2 MW Solar Rooftop Plant Tender for District Hospital

Goa Energy Development Agency (GEDA) has invited bids for 1.2 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar projects at North Goa and South Goa District hospitals, 600 KW for each.  The last date to submit the bid is January 20, 2023, and the bids will be opened on the same day. This GEDA 1.2 MW of grid-connected […]

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