US & India deal
US to help build six nuclear power plants in India

The nations have reaffirmed their commitment to strengthening bilateral security and civil nuclear co-operation

Solar panel
India opens bidding for wealth of new solar and battery capacity

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) is offering 200MW of new grid-connected solar capacity and 300MW of combined battery storage

Global coal production forecast to grow to 2022

That’s despite major players pledging to scale down capacity

Renewable deal
Indian renewables get $330m boost in new deal

Eversource Capital, the National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) of India and the UK government’s CDC Group have partnered to invest in CDC’s Ayana Renewable Power platform

Tata Power plugs in giant energy storage system in India

It is said to be the largest project of its kind in South Asia

India’s Narendra Modi government rolls out the coal

Since coming to power in 2014, it has deployed 52 new coal mines

High-speed train
Could improving the railways be the right track to saving energy?

The International Energy Agency suggests trains are an underlooked form of energy efficient transportation

Solar Panels
India to take the crown for solar energy

A massive 5GW facility has been announced, to be built in the state of Jammu and Kashmir

India reduces emissions intensity by a fifth

The government’s programmes on energy conservation and efficiency have been credited with leading to the reduction

Floating solar panels
Solar energy floats onto the scene in India

The renewable developer will build a 50MW floating solar energy project in Uttar Pradesh