Indian industrial giants join global energy saving initiative

EP100 brings together ‘energy-smart’ companies committed to using energy more productively to reduce emissions

India to provide subsidies for all types of EVs

The country’s government plans to invest the equivalent of £600m over a five-year period

German bank lends €200m for renewable energy in India

Rural Electrification Corporation will provide the funds to investors in the form of low-interest loans

India’s Tata Power launches EV chargers in Hyderabad

They were installed for IT company Cognizant

UK-India announce £4.8m nuclear energy research projects

Joint investment in science and innovation is expected to reach around £400m by 2021

EDF and GE sign deal to build six reactors for new nuclear plant in India

The companies said the agreement is an important step in the construction of the Jaitapur power station

Indian Government plans methanol-powered bus launch

The scheme will start with two pilot projects in Assam and Maharashtra

India’s publicly owned banks ‘favour coal lending over renewables’

The Centre for Financial Accountability said coal received $9.4bn last year, compared to clean technologies receiving $3.5bn

Indian companies obliged to use more renewable energy

Businesses must meet renewable purchase obligations (RPO) targets of 21% by 2022

India pledges to clean up litter around 100 historic sites

The nation initially aims to establish a 500-metre litter-free boundary around the Taj Mahal