Coal Makes A Comeback In India, New Capacity Up 73% In 2019

Credit to Author: Saurabh| Date: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 02:30:15 +0000

India witnessed a sharp rise in new coal-based power generation capacity last year, with dirty power plants accounting for 44% of the total new power generation capacity added in the country. The share is a huge increase from just 21% in 2017 and 25% in

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India Added 50 Gigawatts Of Renewable Energy Capacity In Last Five Years

Credit to Author: Saurabh| Date: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 00:30:14 +0000

India has added 50 gigawatts of renewable energy capacity over the last five years, a major achievement for the country in which two-thirds of its capacity still uses fossil fuels to generate electricity

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India x Cleantech — January 2020

Credit to Author: Saurabh| Date: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 16:29:11 +0000

Welcome to another issue of our new India x Cleantech series! On a monthly basis, we are pulling news from across clean technology sectors in India into a single, concise summary article about the country

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Report: Investment in Renewables Hit Record High in 2019

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 19:33:18 +0000

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Financial support for installations of offshore wind projects helped investment in renewable energy capacity hit a record high in 2019, according to data from research company BloombergNEF (BNEF) released Jan. 16. The group said worldwide investment in renewables was $282.2 billion last year, up 1% from $280.2 billion in 2018. Financing of offshore wind projects, […]

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10 Cool Solar Power Stories You May Have Missed

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 04 Jan 2020 22:23:12 +0000

Too much cleantech news is a good thing, but it sometimes means I need to stuff a bunch of big stories into one article. Following some roundups of autonomous driving news and battery & EV charging news, here’s one more roundup of some cool cleantech stories no one wanted to take and write full pieces about. This one is 100% focused on solar power

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Piaggio Launches Electric Ape With Battery Swap Tech

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Fri, 27 Dec 2019 23:40:27 +0000

The Piaggio Ape (that’s “app-eh,” not “ape”) E-City will feature a long flat battery mounted low in the chassis. That design will help the three-wheeler to maximize interior cargo volume while also aiding in dynamic handling. That’s because the heavy battery will help naturally lower the E-City’s center of gravity

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India x Cleantech — December 2019

Credit to Author: Saurabh| Date: Wed, 18 Dec 2019 19:45:04 +0000

Welcome to another issue of our new India x Cleantech series! On a monthly basis, we are pulling news from across clean technology sectors in India into a single, concise summary article about the country

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Cab Aggregators May Lease Luxury Electric Cars In India

Credit to Author: Smiti| Date: Mon, 16 Dec 2019 21:25:47 +0000

The Indian government is reportedly planning to procure luxury electric cars to further lease them out to car aggregators in an extended push to enhance electric mobility in public transport

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