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FAME-II subsidy: Carmakers voice resent over exclusion of private vehicles

Two months after FAME-II, car manufacturers are now voicing their disappointment over certain exclusions in the second phase of the electric vehicle incentive scheme rolled out by the government. FAME-II (Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Hybrid and Electric Vehicles) has been in force since the start of April. The scheme does not provide incentives to […]

Car Manufacturers Turn to Electrification to Turn the Tide in 2019, with a 28% Growth in Electric Vehicles, Says TrendForce

Global research institute  TrendForce  asserts in its latest  Global Automotive Market Decode for 1Q  report that the global automotive market scale is predicted to reach 94.4 million in shipments 2019, a 0.8% decrease compared to 2018. Despite this drop in market scale, car manufacturers are hoping to spur market development by turning to the electric vehicle […]

Shared mobility, choosing right vehicle segment can ensure success of electric vehicles in India: Ola

Commercial and public transports have “more compelling economics” of using EVs over private cars, given the low operating costs, Ola Mobility Institute report says. Commercial and public transport systems have “more compelling economics” of using electric vehicles (EVs) over private cars, given the low operating costs of these environment-friendly vehicles, a report by Ola Mobility […]

Case of Arvind Cotsyn (India) Ltd regarding unilateral reduction of open access capacity and noncompliance of MERC Order dated 27 February 2018 in Case No. 80 of 2016 by Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co. Ltd.

Case of Arvind Cotsyn (India) Ltd regarding unilateral reduction of open access capacity and noncompliance of MERC Order dated 27 February 2018 in Case No. 80 of 2016 by Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co. Ltd. For more information please see below link: Source: mercindia.org.in (4)

Poor participation leads to bid delays for Gujarat’s green projects

The next submission date has been scheduled for May 4. Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd. confirmed the development. Bengaluru: Gujarat’s wind and solar energy projects have attracted poor participation of late, leading to a continuous bid postponements. The submission of techno-commercial bids for the state’s 1,000 MW solar tender took place for the third time […]

New Governor’s budget unlocks some $1.4 billion in lower cost financing for clean energy projects across New York State

New York Power Authority (NYPA) Is Granted Authority To Finance Renewable Projects And Directly Provide Electricity To Energy Supply Companies(Executive Budget, Section S1508/A2008, Parts kk & ll) KATONAH, N.Y.: In an unheralded portion of the Executive Budget, state leaders significantly expanded the ability of The New York Power Authority (NYPA) to supply clean electricity to […]

C2 Energy Capital Completes 100th Solar Project, Announces “Developer-in-Residence” Program

NEW YORK: C2 Energy Capital, LLC (“C2” or the “Firm”), a rapidly growing Registered Investment Advisor which manages funds focused on distributed generation and storage, announced the completion of its 100th solar photovoltaic (“PV”) facility. The facilities managed by the Firm serve corporations, municipalities, utilities, schools and houses of worship. The total portfolio of approximately 95 […]

Tennessee’s Largest Solar Farm Now Operational at Millington Naval Facility

Silicon Ranch, TVA, MLGW join state, local, and Navy officials to dedicate solar project at NSA Mid-South MILLINGTON, Tenn.: The largest solar farm in the state of Tennessee is now operational at Naval Support Activity (NSA) Mid-South in Millington. The innovative project is the result of a unique public-private partnership that brought together the City of Millington, the U.S. Navy, Memphis, […]

On South America’s largest solar farm, Chinese power radiates

Local officials said they had sought help at home, the United States and Europe without success JUJUY, Argentina: In an arid, lunar-like landscape in the sunny highlands of northern Argentina, South America’s largest solar farm is rising, powered by funding and technology from China. Local officials said they had sought help at home, the United […]

7X Energy Announces Final PPA Signing for Its 690 MWp Taygete Project

Taygete Energy Project will be largest solar facility in Texas AUSTIN, Texas: 7X Energy, Inc. (“7X”), a leading solar developer with projects across the U.S., announces it has entered into a second power purchase agreement (PPA) for the remaining power of its 690 MWp Taygete Energy Project (“Taygete” or “Project”) located in Pecos County, Texas. […]