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Tamil Nadu govt to provide 50,000 free power connections to farmers: Minister – EQ Mag Pro

The announcement comes close on the heels of the DMK government’s success in providing, for the first time, one lakh agriculture service connections in less than a year during 2021-22 fiscal. The Tamil Nadu government will provide 50,000 free agriculture service connections to farmers during 2022-’23 fiscal, Electricity Minister V Senthil Balaji informed the Assembly […]

Government Takes Measures To Meet Summer Electricity Demand – EQ

Using Unique Technology, Farmers Can Now Generate Hydrogen From Stubble Burning

With the countdown to the monsoon withdrawal officially beginning, apprehension of bad air quality days has started. And amongst the many sources that cause pollution is ‘parali’ (stubble burning) by farmers in Punjab and Haryana. Now, the farmers can look forward to earning from this agri-waste but also help in the generation of hydrogen. Researchers […]

Nine Years Series: National Hydrogen Mission – EQ Mag

Rajasthan Farmers to Get Rs 1,000 Monthly Grant Under Kisan Mitra Urja Yojna

Jaipur : Farmers in Rajasthan will get a monthly grant of Rs 1,000 under the ‘Kisan Mitra Urja Yojna’ which was launched by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Saturday. Under this scheme, for which an additional expenditure of Rs 1,450 crore will be incurred annually, electricity for agricultural purposes will become almost free for the […]

Government Takes Measures To Meet Summer Electricity Demand – EQ

Tender Results : Andhra Pradesh 6.4 GW Solar Tender Won by Torrent, Adani, NTPC and Shirdi Sai Electricals

Reverse auction has been conducted by Andhra Pradesh Green Energy Corporation Limited as per the terms and conditions of RFS for the 6400 MW solar Photo-Voltaic bids at 10 locations. The following are the results of the reverse auction. Final Letter of Award will be granted subject to the outcome of WP 674 of 2021 […]

Mahindra Susten forays into ‘Hybrid’ Renewable Energy (RE) segment with a ‘solar + wind’ project To invest Rs 1,200 crore to set up 150 MW hybrid capacity – EQ

Will hydrogen hit the high notes for farmers?

The Queensland government released its Hydrogen Industry Strategy in May 2019, outlining its commitment to delivering a sustainable hydrogen industry by 2030 to provide opportunities for domestic users and develop new export markets. The strategy focused on renewable hydrogen or green hydrogen, which is produced by renewable energy or from residual biomass. Hydrogen has advantages […]

Nine Years Series: National Hydrogen Mission – EQ Mag

Solar power charges pandemic recovery for indigenous farmers in Viet Nam

Overcoming adversity has long been the stock in trade of Do Thi Phuong, a 42-year-old mother of two living in a small village in Viet Nam’s lush Lao Cai province. As the primary breadwinner in her family of six, Phuong is accustomed to being a rock for her family in hard times. Years ago, landslides […]

Hydrogen subsidies | Australian solar-to-methanol project secures €24m grant — with half coming from Germany -EQ

MEDA Issues EoI for Feasibility Survey and Technical Inspection of Solar Pumps Under PM KUSUM Scheme

Expression of Interest for Undertaking Third Party Survey for Solar Pump Site Feasibility and Technical Inspection or Verification of Installed Solar Pumps under PM Kusum Scheme Component B in the State of Maharashtra The last date to submit the bids is January 15, 2021 Maharashtra Energy Development Agency (MEDA) invites Expression of Interest (EOI) from […]

CENTRAL RAILWAY Issue Tender for Supply of 1.2 MW Rooftop on Grid Solar PV System project at Different stations and service buildings over Bhusawal Division – EQ

Egyptian farmers to access solar irrigation pumps funding

Egyptian farmers will now acquire solar irrigation pumps easily after International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the Agricultural bank of Egypt (ABE) formed a partnership to help the farmers access financing to purchase the solar irrigation systems. The partnership will help promote Egyptian farmers switch to Solar Irrigation Systems reducing their reliance on diesel-powered generators and […]

Construction of 5 solar parks underway across Iran -EQ

IFC cooperates with Egypt in strengthening clean tech start-ups, enabling farmers to switch to solar

International Finance Corporation (IFC) announced Tuesday joining forces with the National Bank of Egypt and the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise Development Agency (MSMEDA) to strengthen the clean technology entrepreneurship sector and boost Egyptian farmers’ access to finance for solar irrigation. According to IFC, start-ups make up the bulk of players in the photovoltaic (PV) […]

Hydrogen subsidies | Australian solar-to-methanol project secures €24m grant — with half coming from Germany -EQ

AP: Uninterrupted power for farmers, Work on 10,000 Mw solar park to start soon

The CM asked the officials to complete all pending works to provide day-time power to the agriculture sector at the earliest. The CM reviewed the progress of energy projects with the senior officials on Friday AMARAVATI: Chief minister Y S Jaganmohan Reddy has directed the energy department to provide nine-hour uninterrupted power supply during the […]

Government Takes Measures To Meet Summer Electricity Demand – EQ