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FEB 20 2018

JSW Energy inks MoU with Maharashtra to make EV, storage system

  • PTI, Live Mint / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Sajjan Jindal led JSW Energy announced on Monday that it has signed a pact with Maharashtra for setting up manufacturing unit for electric vehicles (EV) and Energy Storage Systems ...

FEB 20 2018

Mahindra Group to invest Rs900 crore more into electric vehicle venture

  • PTI, Live Mint / Mumbai, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  The Mahindra Group on Monday announced fresh Rs900-crore investment in electric vehicles (EVs) over the next four years, which should ramp up its first installed capacity to 5,000 ...

FEB 20 2018

VNIT faculty develop efficient power storage, students make e-bike

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld / Nagpur, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology (VNIT) faculty members and students have developed an eco-friendly bike and an e-capacitor, which have the potential to make urban ...

FEB 20 2018

India's $230 million plan to stop crop burning that pollutes Delhi falls short of estimates

  • Reuters, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  The Indian government's plan to spend $230 million over two years to prevent crop residue burning is below the spending estimates of its policy advisors for the task and may do ...

FEB 20 2018

India needs to attract more "clean coal" investment: Global coal body

  • Reuters, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  India needs to do more to attract foreign investment in technologies that can cut emissions from burning coal, a global coal trade association said on Friday, given that the fuel ...

FEB 20 2018

Fiji partners TERI for help in tackling climate change, achieve sustainability

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Island nation Fiji signed a declaration of partnership with India's The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) for assistance in tackling climate change effects and achieving ...

FEB 20 2018

India believes in growth but committed to environment: PM Modi

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said India is committed to protecting the environment and is doing everything required for it but expects others to also fulfil their commitments. ...

FEB 20 2018

India Environment Festival: Experts emphasize on adopting green living

  • Niyati Parikh, ETEnergyWorld / Ahmedabad, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Addressing the issue of water conservation from various different perspectives in different arenas, experts present at the second edition of India Environment Festival 2018 (IEF18) ...

FEB 20 2018

BHEL bags Rs 560 crore order from NTPC for emission control equipment

  • ETEnergyWorld, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL), the country’s largest power equipment manufacturer, today announced it has bagged a Rs 500 crore order from stat-run power generator NTPC ...

FEB 20 2018

Like Swachch Bharat, need a clean air mission: TERI

  • IANS, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Calling for a clean air mission on the lines of the Swachh Bharat mission, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), in a report launched Thursday, warned that even if it is ...

FEB 20 2018

ArcelorMIttal mulling setting up 600 MW solar farm in Karnataka

  • Rakhi Mazumdar, ETEnergyWorld / Kolkata, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  ArcelorMIttal, which earlier this week submitted a bid to acquire Essar Steel, has said it exploring the possibility of establishing a 600 MW solar farm by utilizing the land in ...

FEB 20 2018

Topaz Solar plans to set up 500-MW module-making unit in Odisha

  • Our Bureau, The Hindu Business Line / Kolkata, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Topaz Solar plans to set up a 500-MW per annum solar module manufacturing facility in Odisha. The project, which is phase-I of the investment plan, is estimated to cost 240 ...

FEB 19 2018

More solar-powered borewells to augment water supply

  • R. Krishna Kumar, The Hindu / Mysuru, 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  Karnataka Renewable Energy Department Ltd. (KREDL) will help energise borewells in Bandipur Tiger Reserve to avoid water stress for wild animals this summer. Soaring mercury ...

FEB 19 2018

Aerial mapping of citys solar energy potential takes off

  • Shruthi H.M, The Hindu / Bengaluru, 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  Laser mapping technology — where aerial light pulses are directed at the ground from an aircraft — recently helped archaeologists discover an ancient Mayan city under ...

FEB 19 2018

KERC Proposes Lower Benchmark Tariff of Rs. 2.79/Unit for New Solar Projects in Karnataka

  • Bureau, www.Karnataka.gov.in / 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  The 'Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission' has proposed a tariff of Rs. 2.79/kWh for 'New Grid-Connected Solar Photovoltaic Projects' developed in the State. The proposed ...

FEB 19 2018

Delhi witnessed lowest ever power cuts this financial year

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  The national capital witnessed its lowest ever power cuts in the current financial year that also saw the highest ever peak power demand, according to a Delhi government ...

FEB 19 2018

Sembcorp Industries says to reorganise India energy business

  • Reuters, ETEnergyWorld / Singapore, 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  Singapore-based Sembcorp Industries said on Monday it would reorganise its India energy operations into a single entity, citing a more streamlined shareholding structure and greater ...

FEB 19 2018

EESL explores gas technology to cut power costs for establishments

  • Nishtha Saluja, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL), which is leading government campaigns for electric vehicles, LED bulbs and smart meters, is preparing the ground for a new $20 billion market ...

FEB 19 2018

NTPC eyes 100 per cent equity in JVs with state utilities, stressed assets

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  State-owned power giant NTPC is in talks for buying out equity of state utilities in some joint venture projects apart from taking over some of their stressed businesses as part of ...

FEB 19 2018

Tata Steel frontrunner to acquire Bhushan Power with Rs 24,500 crore offer

  • Mohit Bhalla, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 19th February 2018 Published on : 19th February 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th FEB 2018

  Tata Steel has emerged a frontrunner to acquire debt-laden Bhushan Power and Steel after lenders to the company decided that they would only consider Tata Steel’s offer of Rs. ...