Category: Renewable

Renewable energy is derived from natural processes that are replenished constantly. In its various forms, it derives directly from the sun, or from heat generated deep within the earth. Included in the definition is electricity and heat generated from solar, wind, ocean, hydropower, biomass, geothermal resources, and biofuels and hydrogen derived from renewable resources.

CPPIB in talks with Mytrah Energy for minority stake

Canada’s largest pension fund manager Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) is in advanced talks to invest about $300 million in renewable energy producer Mytrah Energy Ltd for a significant minority stake, according to...

Lithium and cobalt: A tale of two commodities

The electric-vehicle (EV) revolution is ushering in a golden age for battery raw materials, best reflected by a dramatic increase in price for two key battery commodities, lithium and cobalt, over the past 24 months. In...

Hyundai To Launch Its First EV In India Next Year

South Korean automobile giant Hyundai has announced plans to launch nine new models in India over the next three years, including at least one electric vehicle. Y.K. Koo, MD & CEO if Hyundai Motor...

Govt floats tender for 2,000 MW wind power projects

To achieve the target of having 60 gigawatt (GW) of installed wind energy capacity by 2022, the government has invited tenders for 2,000 MW of wind power projects connected to the inter-state transmission system....

Beed picked for solar charkhas

The national launch of the solar charkha scheme will begin in Maharashtra. The project, which aims at creating five crore jobs will start in Beed district in April, Giriraj Singh, Union minister of state for micro, small...