Prime Minister to dedicate Stage-I of NTPC’s Lara thermal power station to nation

Located in Raigarh district of Chhattisgarh, coal for this pit-head power station will be supplied from NTPC’s Talaipalli Coal block through Merry-Go-Round (MGR) system. The Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate Stage-I (2×800…

Waaree Energies obtains BIS certification for TopCon modules

The company has obtained the certification for Topcon modules, specifically for glass to back sheet, with a capacity of up to 625Wp. Waaree Energies Limited, India’s largest manufacturer of solar…

Servotech Power wins order for 1500 DC fast EV chargers from HPCL

The order is valued at 102 crores and involves two charger variants of 60 kW and 120 kW. Servotech Power Systems Ltd., a leading manufacturer of EV chargers in India,…

NTPC Green to set up largest green hydrogen production facility

The PSU signed a land lease agreement with Andhra Pradesh Industrial Infrastructure Corporation for setting up India’s largest facility in Atchutapuram Mandal, Visakhapatnam. The NTPC arm NTPC Green Energy signed…

IREDA mulls setting up retail subsidiary

The subsidiary would cater to retail projects encompassing Rooftop Solar, PM-KUSUM, Electric Vehicles, and other Business-to-Consumer (B2C) segments. Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Ltd.…

Goa and PFC inks pact for blended finance facility

PFC will utilise innovative blended finance mechanisms to fund key climate projects such as renewable energy, green hydrogen, electric vehicles, waste-to-wealth technology and nature-based solutions, thus contributing to Energy Transition.…

PM Surya Ghar Muft Bijli Yojana to offer up to 300 units of free…

With an impressive investment exceeding Rs. 75,000 crores, the rooftop solar scheme will benefit 1 crore households with free electricity monthly. Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently unveiled the PM Surya…

Centre issues guidelines for pilot projects on green hydrogen use

Guidelines will support pilot projects based on the use of green hydrogen as fuel in buses, trucks and 4-wheelers. The Government of India has come out with guidelines for undertaking…

Hitachi Energy and TransnetBW to make German grid fit for future

The breakthrough solution will improve the power quality in the transmission grid that supplies power to 11 million people and numerous industries. Hitachi Energy has signed a major order with…

Adani Green begins generation from world’s largest RE park

Operationalises the first 551 MW solar capacity at Khavda, starting supply to the national grid. Adani Green Energy Limited (AGEL), India’s largest renewable energy (RE) company and the second largest…

Huge market for manufacturers of electricity sector in the country: RK Singh

“AT&C losses of discoms down from ~27 percent in 2014 to ~15 percent in 2023; will further go down to ~12 percent” Union Power and New and Renewable Energy Minister…

REC Ltd issues Yen denominated Green Bonds aggregating to 61.1 bn Japanese Yen

First Yen Green Bonds issuance by any Indian PSU, being the largest Yen-denominated issuance from the country. REC Limited, a Maharatna Central Public Sector Enterprise under the Ministry of Power,…

‘Suryotsava: Nutan Aarambh’ pilot project launched marking milestone in clean cooking

Funded by EKI Energy Services Ltd, the project, for the distribution of ‘Surya Nutan,’ developed and patented by Indian Oil Corporation Ltd, aims to provide underprivileged and tribal beneficiaries in…

New regulations to waive transmission line licensing for high-capacity energy entities

A generating company or an individual setting up a captive generating plant or an energy storage system of at least 25 Megawatts in the case of an inter-state transmission system…

Inovance Technology expands in India with new Noida office

The company’s expansion in India represents a significant milestone, characterised by strategic office relocation, team augmentation, and the fortification of its service infrastructure. Inovance Technology India has recently announced a…

IEW to showcase India’s leadership in navigating dynamic energy landscape

India Energy Week, 2nd edition to be hosted in Goa from 6th-9th Feb, 2024 is expected to draw over 35,000+ attendees, 350+ exhibitors, 400+ speakers, and 4,000+ delegates from over 100…

One day workshop organised by ERDA on EMI/EMC Evaluation Techniques

ERDA is organising One Day Workshop on “EMI/EMC Evaluation Techniques for Electrical and Electronics Equipment & Machinery” on 21 st July, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM at ERDA,…

Adani, TotalEnergies to create the world’s largest green hydrogen ecosystem

Adani, India’s fastest growing diversified business portfolio, and energy supermajor TotalEnergies of France have entered into a new partnership to jointly create the world’s largest green hydrogen ecosystem. In this…

MNRE issues simplified guidelines for rooftop solar installation

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy has issued simplified procedure for the residential  consumers  to get the rooftop solar plant installed by themselves or through any vendor of their choice under the Rooftop Solar Programme. The new simplified procedure will be as follows: A national portal for registering applications from the beneficiary, approval thereof and tracking…

NTPC acquires 5 percent equity stake in PXIL

A strategic opportunity for NVVN to achieve and maintain its position in the rapidly changing power trading market. NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of NTPC has acquired…

Government interacts with industry experts on draft policy of ESS

The discussion included government representatives, renewable energy and hydro pumped storage developers. The Union Minister of Power and New and Renewable Energy, R.K. Singh interacted with Renewable Energy developers, industry…

ERDA receives contract from IntelliSmart to evaluate smart meters

IntelliSmart has entered into a rate contract for testing smart meters with Electrical Research and Development Association (ERDA). The Government of India plans to install 25 crore smart meters in…

Hitachi Energy achieves 100% fossil-free electricity in its operations

The company pursued a number of pathways to generate its own fossil-free electricity, such as installing solar roof panels combined with e-mesh TM digital solutions for distributed energy resources maximising…

NITI Aayog launches Shoonya campaign for clean mobility

The Shoonya initiative seeks to promote the use of industry’s efforts towards zero pollution mobility. As India continues to move towards a sustainable and resilient future, over 70 corporate partners…

ReNew, Fluence to set up local JV to boost energy storage sector

The new company will provide energy storage solutions to a diversified customer base in the Indian energy market. Fluence and ReNew Power recently announced an agreement to form a new…

Fostering growth and sustainable development in Indian solar sector

The ambitious goal of installing 100 GW solar energy capacity is achievable considering the country’s estimated solar potential of 750 GW, says a study by India Exim Bank. The study…

Gautam Solar launches upgraded Solar pump controllers & RMUs

The upgraded products will benefit farmers and solar pump system integrators, as they will have all solar pump components compatible with one another from a single source. Gautam Solar has…

H2X, ADVIK Hi-Tech JV to supply hydrogen powered products and vehicles

New Joint Venture will build a global supply chain of products and components for hydrogen-powered vehicles and powered products. H2X Global Ltd, the Australian vehicle and powered products manufacturer and…

IndianOil joins IGX as strategic partner

The companies will work together to develop India’s gas markets towards achieving a gas-based economy. Indian Energy Exchange (IEX) and Indian Oil Corporation (IndianOil) recently announced IndianOil’s strategic equity stakes…

Hitachi Energy to speed up the electrification of railways 

The company will deliver its transformers to Indian Railways, which aims to become a net-zero carbon emitter by 2030. Hitachi Energy India Ltd. has recently won orders exceeding ₹160 crores for…

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