Author: Ritwik Mondal

Tangedco set to tap 15,000 MW green power in two years

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu discom could look forward to tapping renewable energy to its fullest potential of 15,000 MW (including 2,000 MW that is beingINSTALLED) two years from now when a dedicated inter-state green power corridor becomes...

NTPC first quarter net profit up 12 per cent

Mumbai: Power utility major NTPC on Saturday reported a 12 per cent rise in its standalone net profit for the first quarter (Q1) of 2017-18. According to the company, its profit after tax for the quarter...

New Delhi: CleanMax Solar, one of the biggest solar-rooftop firms in India, has recently bagged a Rs 700 crore investment from US-based private equity firm Warburg Pincus. In a conversation with ETEnergyworld, Chief Executive Officer (CEO)...

Azure Power to Issue India’s First Solar Green Bond

Azure Power Energy Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Azure Power Global Limited (NYSE: AZRE), a leading independent solar power producer in India, will issue an inaugural US$500,000,000 green bond offering, maturing in 2022...

Separate Solar RPO Queried By Indian Minister

India may soon review its Renewable Purchase Obligation (RPO) mechanism to give targets more suited to the environment of each state and offer more flexibility, according to energy minister Piyush Goyal. The RPO mandates...

World Bank Loan for Solar Projects

World Bank financing of USD 100 Million for development of internal infrastructure of solar parks has been planned by Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Ltd. (IREDA) under the aegis of Ministry of New & Renewable Energy....