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May 25, 2017
Coal India hopes to improve sales after govt cuts sales tax to 5% from 11%The moves are seen as helping boost local sales of the fossil fuel, but hurting the young and booming renewable energy industry
May 24, 2017
NYT scorns US' efforts against climate change; says it's made to look like a laggard by India, ChinaIndia and China are showing the way forward in the battle against climate change by greatly increasing their investments in renewable energy sources, which are making President Donald Trump's America look like a "laggard", US daily The New York Times has commented
May 23, 2017
Renewable energy: State govts dragging their feet on mandatory buying may trip 2022 targetThe 2022 target includes 60 GW from wind power, 100 GW from solar power, 10 GW from biomass power and five GW from small-hydro power.
May 23, 2017
OPEC output cuts, more expensive oil push India to consider US, Canadian suppliersIndia now imports 86 percent of its oil needs from OPEC states to meet its 4.6 million barrels per day (bpd) refining capacity.
May 19, 2017
Access to basic energy via solar does not unlock broader socio-economic benefits, finds studyFor people without access to electricity, off-grid renewable systems, which are cheaper than extending the national grid, are the most economical way to get electricity
May 18, 2017
How the Narendra Modi govt is systematically paving the way for a nuclear-powered IndiaThe generation of nuclear power in India got a big boost on Wednesday with the Union Cabinet's decision to construct 10 indigenous nuclear reactors.
May 16, 2017
India, China race ahead of US in renewable energy investment: Ernst & YoungIn an annual ranking of the top 40 renewable energy markets worldwide in terms of allure, China was the top country, followed by India.
May 16, 2017
Coal to be India's energy mainstay for next 30 years despite renewables push, says NITI reportBy 2047, however, coal's share of India's energy mix would shrink to 42-48 percent, from about 58 percent in 2015,
Apr 30, 2017
Turkish president arrives in India: Trade, terror to be focus of Modi-Erdogan talksEconomic ties and cooperation in the fight against terrorism are expected to dominate the bilateral talks Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will have on Monday.
Apr 29, 2017
If India meets renewable energy target, no additional coal power will be needed till 2027As the prospects for coal-generated electricity recede globally, India is one of the last bastions of the world’s oldest, dirtiest energy source–coal.