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Meyer Burger receives award for solar roof tiles and announces first sales partner – EQ Mag

Dachdecker-Einkauf Süd eG (DE Süd) is the first distributor to provide Meyer Burger Tile solar roof tiles to roofers in Germany. First customer projects already being implemented Meyer Burger Tile named “highlight top innovation” by independent specialist jury of trade journal pv magazine After completion of the current pilot phase, the market launch of Meyer […]

Significant Improvement in payment of GENCO dues with the implementation of Electricity (LPS and Related Matters) Rules, 2022 – EQ Mag

Total outstanding dues of States reduced by Rs. 24,680 Cr DISCOMS pay almost Rs. 1,68,000 Cr of current dues in last 5 months LPS Rules to bring back financial viability of the power sector and attract investment to ensure reliable 24×7 electricity to consumers With the implementation of Electricity (LPS and Related Matters) Rules, 2022, […]

Amendment, Clarifications and Extension-II of bid submission deadline: Expression of Interest (EoI) from Advocates/Law Firms for Empanelment of Advocates/Law Firms in SECI – EQ Mag

Extension of Bid submission Deadline: Expression of Interest (EoI) from Advocates/Law Firms for Empanelment of Advocates/Law Firms in SECI Employer: Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI), New Delhi, India Tender No.: SECI/C&P/EOI/17/0001/22-23 Extension of Bid submission Deadline: Existing Date & Time of Bid Submission: 30.11.2022 till 1400 HRS Existing Date & Time of Bid […]

PIF subsidiary Badeel and ACWA Power to develop the MENA region’s largest solar energy plant in Saudi Arabia – EQ Mag

The 2,060 MW solar PV IPP set to be developed in Makkah province, western Saudi Arabia A joint company was established under the name of “Shuaibah Two Electrical Energy Company” to develop the project The project is expected to be completed by Q4 2025 The project marks an important milestone for NREP that was initiated […]

Asia’s net-zero transformation: The vital role that banks can play – EQ Mag

Different types of financing are required for banks’ stakeholders and clients, particularly in Asia where countries are so diverse. McKinsey chatted with Eric Lim, chief sustainability officer (CSO) at UOB, about the role that banks can play in Asia’s transition to net zero. He stressed that the differences between countries in the region require individualized […]

Tailoring innovative financial solutions for the transition to net zero – EQ Mag

Financial institutions in Asia need to work closely with government and regulators to establish policies, standards, and incentives to achieve net-zero goals. McKinsey talked to Ahmad Siddik Badruddin, chief risk officer at Bank Mandiri, about the role that banks can play in aiding Asia’s sustainability transition. They also discussed the challenges around regulatory risk and […]

Why policy enablement is critical in Asia’s quest for net zero – EQ Mag

How do governments across the region ensure that local industries are part of the solution? McKinsey chatted to Joan Larrea (CEO of Convergence Blended Finance), John Murton (UK government’s COP26 envoy), and Dominic Waughray (senior advisor to the CEO, World Business Council for Sustainable Development) about the role of governments in facilitating the investment required […]

Electric vehicles are here and large-scale adoption is … near? – EQ Mag

You might expect electric vehicles to be more popular, with gas prices and sustainability concerns so high. But barriers to widespread adoption remain. Here’s what companies must do to topple them. While the internal-combustion engine dominates car design, its existence contributes to global warming and detracts from electric-vehicle (EV) development. Things like carbon emissions, the […]

One way to help solve net-zero challenges: Working together as an ecosystem – EQ Mag

It is vital to manage three areas when negotiating the rocky 1.5° pathway: clear policies, risks to private capital, and tradeoffs. McKinsey talked to Helge Muenkel, chief sustainability officer of DBS Bank, about the challenges—particularly for private finance—in the transition to net zero in Southeast Asia. McKinsey: What do you see as the top three […]