US coal exports up 61% last year

Coal exports to Asia more than doubled compared to 2016

UK-India to expand clean energy research partnership

The two nations’ joint investment in science and innovation has grown from “almost nothing” in 2008 to around £400m by 2021

Indian organisations join global EV initiative

An Indian IT firm and the State Bank of India have committed to transition their global fleets to EVs

ReNew Power buys energy firm in one of India’s biggest clean deal

The deal to acquire Ostro Energy Private Limited will exceed the firm’s total capacity to more than 5.6GW

Ford and Mahindra partner for EV development

They have also announced plans to co-develop a suite of connected car solutions for consumers

UK-based CHP supplier bought by joint venture

The acquisition is expected to help promote low carbon growth in Europe and Asia and transform the CHP market in India

Pune paved with plastic in Indian recycled road scheme

Roads in the Indian city of Pune are now being built with glue and tar made from recycled plastic waste. Following successful pilot tests, the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) plans to construct around 25 roads in different areas of the province using the technique. It aims to partner with a chemical and an environmental company, […]

India to host World Environment Day 2018

India is the global host of the World Environment Day this year. It will take place on 5th June, with ‘Beat Plastic Pollution’ the theme for this year’s edition urging governments, industry, communities and individuals to come together and explore sustainable alternatives and urgently cut the production and excessive use of single-use plastic polluting the […]

UK firm crowdfunding to electrify Indian village

A Southampton-based firm has launched a crowdfunding campaign to help bring reliable electricity and water to a remote village in India. SEaB Energy hopes to install its waste-to-energy technology, which converts food and organic waste into power, heat, water and fertiliser directly on site, at the village of Mori in Andhra Pradesh. It is looking […]

UK’s finance group launches clean energy firm in India

The UK’s development finance institution has launched an independent clean energy company in India. CDC said Ayana Renewable Power will develop wind and solar projects totalling hundreds of megawatts in parts of the country where energy access is low and pollution from fossil fuel electricity sources is high. The company will also aim to get […]