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Zunroof gets a South India boost to solar business

Delhi-NCR-based solar power start-up Zunroof expects to harness the South Indian market to drive even higher volumes going forward. Delhi-NCR-based solar power start-up Zunroof expects to harness the South Indian market to drive even higher volumes going forward. While the company entered the South Indian market in October 2018, launching operations in Bengaluru first, it […]

Karnataka to get 400 electric buses; 300 to ply in Bengaluru

In a move to encourage environment-friendly public transportation, the Centre on Thursday sanctioned 400 electric buses for Karnataka. BENGALURU: In a move to encourage environment-friendly public transportation, the Centre on Thursday sanctioned 400 electric buses for Karnataka. Under the Phase II of Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric Vehicles in India Scheme (FAME India Scheme), […]

Appellate Tribunal stalls Axis Energy’s PPA withdrawal

Axis had signed 21 contracts with Andhra’s discom for procuring 776 MW of wind capacity. BENGALURU: The Appellate Tribunal for Electricity (APTEL) has restrained Andhra Pradesh’s power regulator from withdrawing approval for power purchase agreements (PPAs) signed with renewable energy developer Axis Energy. Axis had signed 21 contracts with Andhra’s discom for procuring 776 MW […]

Colorado Governor to Lead High-powered Trade Delegation to New Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru

Colorado Governor Jared Polis said the delegation will focus on expanding trade with India through partnerships in areas like renewable energy, clean technology and smart mobility. Washington: Colorado Governor Jared Polis on Tuesday announced that he will lead a high-powered trade delegation from the state to India this fall. Speaking at the ‘Colorado-India Business Roundtable’, […]

RBI to ease lending limits for green energy sector

Ghodwat opined that the decision would lead to speedy implementation of projects and reduce construction cost. BENGALURU: In an attempt to boost renewable energy sector, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) would request the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to categorise renewable energy as a separate segment and remove priority sector lending limit. […]

Bescom to use solar power for e-vehicles

This is apart from the existing 3 EV charging units already functioning. BENGALURU: While Bangalore Electricity Supply Company works on solar power and electric vehicle charging as two separate projects, they are for the first time combining the two to see how solar power generated at the agency’s corporate office can charge electric vehicles. Solar […]