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Adani Green Energy shares jump 5% after Total SA invests Rs 3,707 cr in solar energy JV with company
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Adani Green Energy shares jump 5% after Total SA invests Rs 3,707 cr in solar energy JV with company

Shares of Adani Green Energy gained 5 percent on Wednesday after Total SA said it has invested Rs 3,707 crore in a solar energy joint venture with the domestic firm

French energy firm Total's arm invests Rs 3,700 cr to form joint venture with Adani Group
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French energy firm Total's arm invests Rs 3,700 cr to form joint venture with Adani Group

French energy firm Total SA on Tuesday said it has invested Rs 3,707 crore to set up 50:50 joint venture with Adani Green Energy Ltd (AGEL) through its step-down subsidiary

Coronavirus Outbreak: India's renewables installation could fall by a fifth due to lockdown, says report
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Coronavirus Outbreak: India's renewables installation could fall by a fifth due to lockdown, says report

India could face over 21.6 percent of 3 gigawatts (GW) of solar power and wind energy projects being delayed due to the nationwide lockdown imposed to check the spread of coronavirus, Wood Mackenzie said in a report

India reaches solar power target four years ahead of schedule, sets new goal for 2022
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India reaches solar power target four years ahead of schedule, sets new goal for 2022

The head of the climate change program said, "India has now set a new target of achieving 100 GW of solar power by 2022."

US appeals against WTO dispute settlement panel's ruling in favour of India in renewable energy case
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US appeals against WTO dispute settlement panel's ruling in favour of India in renewable energy case

A ruling given by the WTO's dispute settlement panel on renewable energy or the solar sector in favour of India has been challenged by the US in the upper body of the World Trade Organization

US keen to invest in India's infra, port, solar sector development, says Donald Trump govt's development finance institution
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US keen to invest in India's infra, port, solar sector development, says Donald Trump govt's development finance institution

The US government's development finance institution OPIC is keen to invest in the development of India's infrastructure, port and solar energy sectors, a top US official said Tuesday.

India imposes 25 percent duty on import of solar cells from China for one year
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India imposes 25 percent duty on import of solar cells from China for one year

India plans to make renewable power account for 40 percent of its total installed capacity by 2030.

Job market brightens up: Over 300,000 workers to be employed in solar, wind energy sectors in India, says ILO
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Job market brightens up: Over 300,000 workers to be employed in solar, wind energy sectors in India, says ILO

ILO said that in countries such as Denmark, Estonia, France and Germany, as well as in India, South Korea, the Philippines and South Africa, a number of environmental policies and national development strategies make reference to skills development for the green transition.

World's largest solar thermal power plant approved by South Australian govt for an estimated $509 million
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World's largest solar thermal power plant approved by South Australian govt for an estimated $509 million

Construction on the 150-megawatt Aurora plant, to be built by utility-scale solar power company SolarReserve, will begin in 2018.

Government implements new rules for solar power procurement to improve transparency
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Government implements new rules for solar power procurement to improve transparency

The guidelines, prepared by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), cover the grid-connected solar PV power projects with a size of 5 mw and above.

India needs to ramp up solar capacity to meet 100 GW capacity by 2022
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India needs to ramp up solar capacity to meet 100 GW capacity by 2022

According to an Assocham-NEC Technologies study, India's installed solar capacity fell short of the target of 17 GW by the end of 2016-17.

India needs to make suitable policy changes to protect its solar manufacturing sector: WTO
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India needs to make suitable policy changes to protect its solar manufacturing sector: WTO

India provided some breathing room to local manufacturers through DCR and toyed briefly with anti-dumping duties.

China expected to make 25 percent more solar panels in 2017 as it faces increased demand
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China expected to make 25 percent more solar panels in 2017 as it faces increased demand

China's solar industry is expected to produce 25 percent more panels in 2017 than last year, supported by domestic sales and demand from the United States and emerging markets, the head of a Chinese industry association said.

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory sights sunspot turning towards the Earth
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NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory sights sunspot turning towards the Earth

The SDO was launched in 2010, and is an astronomical instrument dedicated to monitoring the activity on the Sun.

Wind and solar power will be the cheapest forms of energy in every G20 country by 2030: Study
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Wind and solar power will be the cheapest forms of energy in every G20 country by 2030: Study

The study noted that India has made significant progress towards it target of 175 GW of renewable energy by 2022.

NASA's first mission to Sun renamed 'Parker Solar Probe' will be launched in 2018
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NASA's first mission to Sun renamed 'Parker Solar Probe' will be launched in 2018

NASA on Wednesday announced that it has renamed the Solar Probe Plus spacecraft — humanity's first mission to a star, which will be launched in 2018 - as the Parker Solar Probe in honour of astrophysicist Eugene Parker.

Renewable energy: State govts dragging their feet on mandatory buying may trip 2022 target
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Renewable energy: State govts dragging their feet on mandatory buying may trip 2022 target

The 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.

Varanasi has the potential to generate 676 MW of power using solar rooftop panel
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Varanasi has the potential to generate 676 MW of power using solar rooftop panel

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's parliamentary constituency Varanasi has the potential to generate 676 MW power from solar rooftop panels alone.

Access to basic energy via solar does not unlock broader socio-economic benefits, finds study
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Access to basic energy via solar does not unlock broader socio-economic benefits, finds study

For 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

India eyes cooperation with Africa on international solar alliance in renewables push
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India eyes cooperation with Africa on international solar alliance in renewables push

The government is also planning an exhibition to showcase the capabilities of Indian companies in terms of technology, innovation, and start-ups, which could be relevant to African countries.