Offshore wind, hydro projects may get green energy tag

Wednesday, 20 September 2017

The government plans to bring offshore wind energy and large hydro-electricity projects under the ambit of renewable energy, which will scale up the target of 175 gigawatts of green power capacity by 2022.

ONGC discovers oil in Arabian sea

Wednesday, 20 September 2017

New find can hold 20 MT reserve State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp. (ONGC) has made a significant oil discovery to the west of its prime Mumbai High fields in the Arabian sea, a senior official said

Four firms win 500MW solar power supply bid

Wednesday, 20 September 2017

AHMEDABAD: Four companies have been finalized to provide 500MW solar power to Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) through reverse e-auction. These companies, which have emerged as winners, are Azure

Wind energy: Sectoral headwinds blowing away jobs

Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Some wind power companies are resorting to employee retrenchment as part of their efforts for ‘costs optimisation’ as they take hit on revenues due to a shift from feed-in-tariff to auction model and piling-up

Solar farms do not need Green study

Tuesday, 19 September 2017

The Union ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) issued a circular to all state governments to this effect. Hyderabad: The Centre has said that that environment impact assessment (EIA) is not applicable

Source: indiaenvironmentportal.org.in