IREDA & KfW sign Gé¼100 million loan agreement
KfW Development Bank (KfW) and IREDA have signed the 5th Line of Credit (LoC) of Gé¼100 million to be utilised for ´Promotion of Green Power´ by financing renewable energy projects in India.
EESL distributes over 3 cr LED Bulbs
Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), a public sector entity under the administration of Ministry of Power, has distributed over 3 crore LED bulbs under its flagship initiative, the Domestic Efficient Lighting Programme (DELP).
Revision of tariff in many states has made biomass attractive
Punjab Renewable Energy Systems Pvt. Ltd. (PRESPL) was formed under aegis of Bermaco Group in March, 2011 and is a well established player in the clean energy space and performs various activities relating to development and maintenance of energy plantation, biomass aggregation and supply chain anagement for IPPs, and process industries viz.
By-products can be used as fuel & bio-manure
BIOTECH has successfully installed around 52 waste-to-electricity projects, 260 institutional plants and more than 30,000 family size kitchen waste treatment biogas plants with financial assistance from the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, Government of India, and with the active co-operation of the local bodies.
Gamesa India bags 50 MW project from Atria Power
Gamesa India, a renewable energy provider, said that it has bagged an order for setting up 50 MW wind power project at Kayathar in Tamil Nadu from Perpetual Investment, a group entity of Atria Power.
Biomass plays a vital role especially in rural areas, as it constitutes the major energy source to majority of households in India, but this resource has been small in terms of comparative scale in India, when compared to the other green energy sources.
Wind energy | China leads
In comparison to the US, China´s installed wind capacity remained negligible during the early years of the 21st century, but the industry picked up pace from 2007 and saw a rapid increase in the number of wind turbine installations.
Committed to electrify all un-electrified villages | Goyal
Union Minister of State (IC) for Coal, Power and New and Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal has said that the Government stands committed to achieve electrification of all un-electrified villages in the country by 31st March 2017 and covering access to all rural households.
IREDA awarded Golden Peacock award for sustainability
In recognition of the sustained actions taken by the Company over the last two and a half decades in the field of Renewable Energy in India, the Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Limited (IREDA) was unanimously declared as the winner of ´Golden Peacock Award for Sustainability´ 2015, by the awards jury under the Chairmanship of Justice MN Venkatachaliah, former Chief Justice of Supreme Court of India.