Govt to set up help desk for investors in US, UK
Eyeing an investment of $1 trillion in the energy sector, India will set up help desks across the country as well as in the US, the UK, Australia and Japan to handhold investors through laws and regulations.
Goyal visits UK to strengthen Power And RE collaboration
Union Minister of State (Independent Control) for Power, Coal, New And Renewable Energy, Piyush Gioyal visited the UK on 19-20 April 2016 to strengthen India-UK collaboration on power and renewable energy, building up on the agreements made during visit of PM Narendra Modi to the UK in November 2015.
Su-Kam bags Best Innovation Brand Award
Su-Kam Power Systems Limited, leading power back-up solutions provider in India, has bagged the ASSOCHAM National Brand Summit And Excellence Awards 2016 for being the Best Innovation Brand in the Renewable Energy Sector.
India will become 4th largest solar market in 2016
With expected new capacity addition of 5.4 gigawatt (GW) in 2016, India will become the fourth largest solar market globally this year, overtaking the UK, Germany and France, a report released by Bridge to India (BTI), a renewable energy consulting firm, said.
India to stop thermal coal imports
In view of rising production of the dry fuel, India plans to completely stop thermal coal imports in 2-3 years that would result in annual savings of Rs.40,000 crore, Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal said.
PPP framework needs to be reoriented
Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal and New & Renewable Energy said that there is a need to reorient the entire framework of Public Private Partnership (PPP).
Gamesa wins maiden solar order in SL
The global renewable energy major, Gamesa, has bagged a new solar order of 20 MW from Lagufs Power Limited in Sri Lanka, in Baruthankanda Village, Hambantota Province
TPREL to buy Indo Rama arm
Tata Power Renewable Energy Ltd. (TPREL) has signed an agreement with Indo Rama Renewables Ltd. (IRRL) to acquire its subsidiary Indo Rama Renewables Jath Ltd.