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This section provides regular aggregation of news and updates from India and around the world for Renewable Energy. This is part of EAI 360, India's largest renewable energy and clean technology news aggregator.

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Tamil Nadu set to harness more renewable energy

Tamil Nadu, which is a pioneer in renewable energy generation, will be adding an additional 9.5 giga watts (GW) by 2022, said Vikram Kapur, Principal Secretary in the Department of Energy. Tamil Nadu was currently having 7.8 GW of wind power and 1.7 GW of solar power. Along with other renewable energy… read more →

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India Aims To Add 15.6 Gigawatts Of Renewable Energy Capacity In 2018–2019

Finance Minister has announced an allocation of just over Rs 5,020 crore ($790 million) for the expansion of various renewable energy technologies and other activities of the Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) for the financial year 2018-19. MNRE is expected to commission 15.62 gigawatts of new… read more →

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Tamil Nadu is India’s model for low-cost renewables

New modelling by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) finds the Indian state of Tamil Nadu capable of doubling its wind energy capacity by 2027 and increasing its solar capacity six-fold. In a report published this week—“Electricity Transformation in India: A Case Study… read more →

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India’s Renewable Projects’ IRR estimated to be around 9-11 per cent

The ministry of new and renewable energy has proposed internal rate of return (IRR) of major renewable energy projects to be in the range of 9-11 per cent. The assumptions are based on zero government incentives, reflecting return rates in a no-subsidy scenario. While IRRs for solar and wind projects… read more →

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SECI tenders 160 MW hybrid energy storage project in Andhra Pradesh

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) Ltd has released a tender for the large-scale Solar-Wind Hybrid Power Plant(s) project, with energy storage solution, with a cumulative capacity of about 160 MW. The project site is tentatively identified in Ramagiri district of the State of Andhra Pradesh. Common… read more →

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AMC set to become 1st urban local body to issue green bonds

After a year's wait for the central government nod to issue tax-free bonds, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) is finally set to issue green bonds, reportedly the first Urban Local Body (ULB) to issue such bonds in the country. The civic body has been exploring new ways to raise money through the… read more →

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Rajasthan to export 4,000 MW clean energy by early 2019

Rajasthan will start exporting 4,000 MW renewable energy (solar and wind) to other states within one year once an integrated power evacuation system is completed. Presently, a transmission line for 765-KV Bhadla-Bikaner grid sub-station (GSS) is being set in the state, which will be linked to the Green… read more →

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India will need $125 bn to fund renewables dream

India will need at least $125 billion to fund its ambitious plan to increase the share of renewable power supply in the countrys grid by 2022. India is one of the world's most important growth markets for renewable energy. Millions of Indians are not yet linked up to the power grid but as the country… read more →

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Government is on its way to achieving 175 GW target for installed Renewable Energy capacity by 2022

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has taken several steps to fructify Prime Minister's dream of a clean energy future for the 'New India'. The largest renewable capacity expansion programme in the world is being taken up by India. The government is aiming to increase share of clean energy… read more →

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Rays Future Energy executes 60 MW of capacity under open access

Rays Future Energy, a subsidiary of integrated solar power company Rays Power Infra, today said it is executing 60MW of capacity under open access systems in Karnataka, to be completed by the end of the current fiscal. The company has identified over 50 highly-rated private commercial and industrial… read more →

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