Tata Power completes sale of South African JV Cynnergi

Exxaro now fully owns two of Cynnergi’s wind farms in South Africa

New Development Bank invests $100m in India

The investment hopes to drive green infrastructure and sustainable development projects in the private sector

India invokes Force Majeure Clause as renewable supplies face disruption

The Ministry of Finance has clarified that the halt in supply chains due to the spread of covid-19 will be considered as a case of natural calamity

Indian power producer assures customers of uninterrupted power supply

In line with the government’s advisory, NTPC has informed its employees to follow necessary precautions and social distancing to avoid disruption in power generation

IndianOil to maintain ‘normal’ operations amid pandemic

The Indian fuel retailer has asked for a relief package from the government as stations operate with skeletal staff and hygiene and social distancing norms

Tata Power announces expansion of solar assets to 90 Indian cities

Tata Power has already deployed over 375MW of rooftop projects across Indian states such as Gujarat, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu

India breathes ‘cleanest air’ during one-day coronavirus curfew

India is now on a 21-day lockdown that started on the 24th of March

India plans to increase fuel excise duty to fund covid-19 fight

The duty will go up by ₹8 per litre (£0.089) for both petrol and diesel to mobilise additional resources

Gujrat Urja Vikas Nigam issues tender for 700MW of solar power

The plants will be located in the state of Gujrat, in the 1GW Dholera Solar Park on a build-own-operate basis

UK to co-chair India-led climate change initiative

The Governing Council founded by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a voluntary international association that brings together governments, UN agencies, banks and academia to assess and evaluate climate and disaster risks