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Odisha Renewable Energy Development Agency signed an MoU with National Environmental Engineering Research Institute

Bhubaneswar: OREDA (Odisha Renewable Energy Development Agency) has signed an MoU with National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI), Nagpur to give support as Transaction Advisor for up-gradation and operation of Biju Patnaik Energy Park, Bhubaneswar. The park was set up under Special Area Demonstration Programme (SADP) of Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) and […]

Integrated Energy Policy Formulated covering all sources of Energy Including Renewable Energy Sources

Government has formulated an Integrated Energy Policy (IEP) document gives a roadmap to develop energy supply options and increased exploitation of renewable energy sources. In addition, for promotion of Renewable Energy, Government has amended the National Tariff Policy for electricity in January 2016.  By this amendment several provisions for promotion of renewable energy have been […]

FIR filed for duping MNRE of Rs 3 cr

New Delhi: The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has filed the case with the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of Delhi Police against the director of the Maharashtra based private firm-Siddheshwar Sahakari Sakhar Karkhana Ltd-for obtaining a sanction and release of advance payment of Central Financial Assistance (CFA) of Rs three crores by wrongfully […]

Wind sector hopes for better times ahead

The wind sector has been struggling with changes in policy mechanisms which has resulted in low tariffs that are making it unsustainable for the industry. In a meeting with the government in May, industry officials put forward policy recommendations to revive the sector towards meeting the national wind capacity targets. The Indian government has a […]