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South Korea signs USD 43 billion deal for 'world's biggest' offshore wind farm complex
science

South Korea signs USD 43 billion deal for 'world's biggest' offshore wind farm complex

Seoul announced last year its goal to become one of the world's top five offshore wind energy powerhouses by 2030.

Advances in energy storage tech needed for renewable energy to take off: Former Union Minister Suresh Prabhu
India

Advances in energy storage tech needed for renewable energy to take off: Former Union Minister Suresh Prabhu

Many of the challenges faced in the renewables programme can be addressed by energy storage technology, the former union minister said.

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

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

Energy demand in 2018 exceeded renewables growth, caused record emission levels
science

Energy demand in 2018 exceeded renewables growth, caused record emission levels

The main drivers of this were a robust global economy & heating & cooling needs in some countries.

Wind power could cause more harm than previously thought for rising temperatures
science

Wind power could cause more harm than previously thought for rising temperatures

Wind turbines would cause more warming than carbon dioxide emissions would this century in US: Study

Renewable power accounted for 70% of net additions to global power generating capacity in 2017: Report
World

Renewable power accounted for 70% of net additions to global power generating capacity in 2017: Report

Renewable power accounted for 70 per cent of net additions to global power generating capacity, the largest increase in modern history, a report said.

Wind power tariff at record low of Rs 3.46; green future awaits India, says minister
Business

Wind power tariff at record low of Rs 3.46; green future awaits India, says minister

The bidding, which started on Thursday, went on till around 0200 hrs on Friday despite an advisory issued by the industry body to avoid bold bids

Google plans to power its global operations entirely with of renewable energy
News & Analysis

Google plans to power its global operations entirely with of renewable energy

Google expects its purchases of wind and solar energy will be enough to cover its data centers and offices worldwide starting in 2017.

Major ports in India go green with solar and wind energy setups
News & Analysis

Major ports in India go green with solar and wind energy setups

India's shipping ministry announced its keenness to promote renewable energy by installing solar and wind power systems at all major ports in the country.

Happy Earth Day! Around 170 countries set to sign landmark climate agreement
World

Happy Earth Day! Around 170 countries set to sign landmark climate agreement

As many as 170 countries are expected to sign the Paris Agreement on climate change Friday as the landmark deal takes a key step toward entering into force years ahead of schedule

Facebook builds $500 million wind-powered data centre in Texas
News & Analysis

Facebook builds $500 million wind-powered data centre in Texas

Facebook is building a massive data centre in Texas to provide more computing capacity for the online social network’s 1.4 billion users to share tidbits of their lives with friends and family.

Economic Survey: India gears up to resolve climate challenges, drive development
Economy

Economic Survey: India gears up to resolve climate challenges, drive development

The Survey said that India's total renewable power installed capacity as 31 December 2014 has reached 33.8 GegaWatts with wind energy accounting for 66 percent of the installed capacity followed by biomass, small hydro power and solar power.

 Yes Bank to issue green bonds worth Rs 500 cr for clean energy projects
Business

Yes Bank to issue green bonds worth Rs 500 cr for clean energy projects

The bond will have a tenor of 10 years, it said in a statement, adding the issue has already been launched.

Suzlon bags contracts for wind power projects worth Rs 1,200 cr
Corporate

Suzlon bags contracts for wind power projects worth Rs 1,200 cr

Suzlon Group has bagged contracts for wind power projects having total capacity of 150 MW, estimated to be worth about Rs 1,200 crore.

DLF likely to sell wind power biz for Rs 700 cr in a week
Business

DLF likely to sell wind power biz for Rs 700 cr in a week

DLF will sell the wind energy business in Gujarat and Karnataka in phase one to former GE India's head TP Chopra's Bharat Light & Power.

Tamil Nadu windmill makers accused of faulty pricing
Business

Tamil Nadu windmill makers accused of faulty pricing

The Tamil Nadu Spinning Mills Association approached the Competition Commission of India if the windmill makers failed to provide the capital expenditure break-up of a project. Users say that Chinese equipment will be cheaper by 20 percent.

India one of the top performing clean energy economies: report
India

India one of the top performing clean energy economies: report

The report said that India's clean energy sector continued to flourish in 2011, with private investment increasing 54 percent to $ 10.2 billion, placing the country at number 6 spot among the G-20 nations.

Wind energy might become a REAL option for India
Tech

Wind energy might become a REAL option for India

India could benefit 20 to 30 times more from wind energy than it thinks, says study from US Department of Energy.

Wind energy might become a REAL option for India
News & Analysis

Wind energy might become a REAL option for India

India could benefit 20 to 30 times more from wind energy than it thinks, says study from US Department of Energy.

Ideology over cause: Have our NGOs lost their way?
Politics

Ideology over cause: Have our NGOs lost their way?

The NGO movement has turned unnecessarily confrontational. The players in the sector must reflect deeply about its weaknesses.