Greenpeace India’s cash frozen

Greenpeace India’s bank accounts have been frozen for violating currency rules. India’s Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) froze seven bank accounts for alleged under reporting of foreign currency contributions. In particular it said the group stated its foreign account balance in 2008-9 was zero, when it actually contained Rs.6.6 crore (£650,000). Greenpeace India said this […]

Indian states fail to meet renewable targets

Twenty two out of 29 states in India failed to meet their renewable energy targets last year, a new report claims. That led to the loss of more than 25% of electricity expected to be generated from renewable sources in 2012, Greenpeace India revealed in its new report. The Renewable Purchase Obligation (RPO) targets – […]