Carbon-neutrality pledges are just ‘pie in the sky’

India’s Minister of Power said developed countries’ per capita emissions are much higher than in his country

Is industry heading toward the big solar boom?

A new report predicts solar PV installations are set to soar by 27% year-on-year in 2021

India’s ReNew Power commissions 300MW onshore wind farm

The project will provide renewable power to the states of Haryana and Orissa at a wholesale rate, lower than electricity generated through conventional thermal power plants in the region

Renewable share of Indian power mix ‘must increase 55-fold to deliver net zero’

At least 83% of the country’s electricity needs to come from non-hydropower renewable energy sources by 2050, according to a new report

UK and India to expand research and collaboration to tackle climate change

The UK is keen to work with India ahead of COP26 in November to lead the global shift to a low carbon economy and expand access to sustainable energy

India’s renewables target requires $500bn investment by 2030

Nearly $300 billion is needed for wind and solar infrastructure, new report estimates

India’s coal power shrinks for second year in a row

A new study shows coal fell by 5% in 2020, caused by a drop in electricity demand and a rise in solar generation

EV charging points to be rolled out in Mumbai railway stations

Central Railway, Mumbai, has partnered with the UN Environment Programme and Tata Power to promote electric mobility in the city

India and IEA deepen partnership on energy security and clean energy

India’s demand for energy is set to grow rapidly in the coming decades, with electricity use set to increase particularly fast

New $231m loan approved for hydropower project in India

The Lower Kopili Hydroelectric Power plant, located in Central Assam, will have a total capacity of 120MW