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Moon Administration’s Renewable Energy Policy Lays Waste to Environment

SEOUL (Korea Bizwire): Criticism is rising against the government’s push for renewable energy, with many claiming that government policies are directly responsible for the devastation of the natural environment across the country. Critics specifically point at solar generation facilities and wind turbines built in mountainous areas, and solar panels set up on farms without any […]

Two dozen bidders take part in 2-GW Philippine renewables auction – EQ Mag Pro

A further 80 high speed electric vehicle charging bays lined up for Doncaster

Doncaster Council is pressing ahead with plans to support the use of electric vehicles across the borough by increasing the availability of high speed electric vehicle charging points. These will complement the 67 charging bays currently available in car parks, supermarkets and fuel stations in Doncaster, raising the number to about 150. Work on installing […]

300 new public EV charging stations to come up in Hyderabad – EQ Mag Pro

Garanti BBVA presents a consumer loan to purchase solar energy systems

Garanti BBVA supports Turkey’s fight against climate change through innovative sustainable finance solutions. In collaboration with Solarçatı, Garanti BBVA will offer affordable interest rates for loans to install individual solar energy systems. Furthermore, as part of the collaboration with Solarçatı, Garanti BBVA customers who apply for consumer loans will receive discounts of up to five […]

Two dozen bidders take part in 2-GW Philippine renewables auction – EQ Mag Pro

The UAE’s Waste-to-Energy Program Could Save the Environment

From scorching wildfires to rising sea levels, the consequences of climate change are becoming more apparent every day. Policymakers and scientists are now grappling with how to slow the expansion of climate change, and in this scramble, renewable energy has emerged as a credible mitigation method. Research has shown that renewable energy offers numerous benefits, […]

Ambri Selected by Earth & Wire for 300-MW, 1,200-MWh Long-Duration Energy Storage Project in South Africa – EQ Mag Pro

Here’s another use for solar panels: Producing oil more cheaply

US oil giant Chevron is using solar energy to reduce its oil production costs in California, angering environmentalists. In California’s sun-drenched Kern Valley, Chevron Corp. has found a way to use one of the state’s clean-energy programs to cut the cost of pumping oil, to the chagrin of some environmentalists. Since April, solar panels have […]

Ambri Selected by Earth & Wire for 300-MW, 1,200-MWh Long-Duration Energy Storage Project in South Africa – EQ Mag Pro

Green recovery can revive virus-hit economies and tackle climate change: study

“The COVID-19 crisis could mark a turning point in progress on climate change,” the authors wrote, adding that much would depend on policy choices made in the next six months LONDON: Massive programmes of green public investment would be the most cost-effective way both to revive virus-hit economies and strike a decisive blow against climate […]

RE capacity addition’s topmost obstacles in the Indian market – EQ Mag Pro

Germany helps double land use in aquaculture farming and solar energy project

Using renewable energy can help aquaculture sector in Vietnam alleviate pressure on land and protect the environment. A project on combining aquaculture farming with photovoltaics in Vietnam by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH and the German research institute – Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (ISE) will maximize land use and protect environment. […]

RE capacity addition’s topmost obstacles in the Indian market – EQ Mag Pro

Over 42,000 MW thermal power plants have outlived their lives

CPCB issued show cause directions to 31 units of 14 thermal power plants worth 13,830 MW capacity in January and to another 11 units of 4 TPPs of total 1,495 MW capacity in February this year for non-compliance New Delhi: Thermal power plants of 42,877 megawatt (MW) capacity have outlived their lives and have been […]

RE capacity addition’s topmost obstacles in the Indian market – EQ Mag Pro

Singapore’s climate change plan needs more ambition

The island nation is looking to update its climate pledge under the Paris Agreement. A bold pledge is necessary to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Each person in Singapore produces more greenhouse gas emissions than their counterpart in Indonesia, China or the United Kingdom. The city-state may be responsible for just 0.11% of total global emissions, […]

Two dozen bidders take part in 2-GW Philippine renewables auction – EQ Mag Pro

COP25: How India is taking the lead in efforts to reverse climate change impact

India being the world’s fourth-largest emitter of GHG, after China, the US and the EU28, has successfully reduced the emissions intensity by 21 percent of GDP. COP25 was an important affair as it marked the transition of countries from the Kyoto Protocol to the Paris Agreement. For the first time, India is among the top […]

During peak renewable energy season, T.N. underdraws from grid – EQ Mag Pro