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Government Medical College and Hospital burns its fingers in solar power project

Government Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) has been caught on the wrong foot. It planned a solar power project and started executing it without state government’s administrative approval. It even appointed Kanyaka Non-Conventional Energy Pvt Ltd as consultant without following the tendering process. The authorities even began to demolish an abandoned structure for the project […]

DNV GL certifies new prototype of Siemens’ 8 MW offshore wind turbine

DNV GL has assessed the market’s new offshore turbine in development and awarded Siemens Wind Power with the Prototype Certificate for its 8 megawatt (MW) offshore wind turbine SWT-8.0-154. The prototype certification confirms all relevant safety features on the turbine according to the Danish Executive Order BEK 73:2013 and IEC 61400-22, allowing installation of the […]

Suzlon achieves 10,000 MW installed wind energy milestone in India

Suzlon Group, one of the leading renewable energy solutions provider in the world, achieved the 10,000 Megawatt (MW) cumulative wind energy installations in India (over 7,500 wind turbines installed pan-India). Suzlon’s 10,000 MW of wind installation is capable of powering over 5 million households per annum (p.a) and offsets ~21.5 million tonnes of Carbon Dioxide (CO2) emission annually which […]

ENGIE wins the public service delegation for the new geothermal heat network of the Plaine Rive Droite in Bordeaux Métropole

Fully committed to the energy transition of its territory, Bordeaux Métropole is taking a new step in its Climate Plan with the creation of the geothermal heat network of the Plaine Rive Droite which will serve the districts of Brazza, Niel, Benauge and Garonne-Eiffel. To meet Bordeaux Métropole’s expectations, ENGIE-ENGIE subsidiaries Cofely and Storengy have joined […]

‘Dear Mr Trump, climate action is good for business’, say 600 companies

Over 600 US businesses and investors have called out president-elect Donald Trump for his climate change denial, urging him to move to a low-carbon economy. Known as ‘Business Backs Low-Carbon US’ the open letter contains hundreds of signatures from Fortune 500 corporates including Starbucks, Nike, eBay, as well as family-owned businesses. As well as pushing […]