Daily Archive: August 6, 2015

MNRE releases latest guidelines for National Solar Mission

India’s Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has published guidelines for the implementation of 2GW of projects under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM) Phase-II Batch-III. The National Solar Mission aims to...

IFC’s green masala bond raises $49m

International Finance Corporation (IFC), the World Bank’s private lending arm, has raised 3.15 billion rupees ($49.2 million) in its first green bond in the offshore rupee markets. The offering was launched with the partial...

Ambitious power trade plan fails to take off

In what is a sign of sagging spot electricity demand in the country, there has been absolutely no off-peak hour trade on power exchanges since trading hours were extended last month. Off-peak is the...

Delhi Metro installs nine new solar plants

NEW DELHI: Delhi Metro said on Tuesday that it has installed nine new solar power generation facilities on the Badarpur-Faridabad section for partial fulfilment of energy requirements. The power generated by these solar plants,...