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Oman explores opportunities for green hydrogen with solar thermal and wind energy

Oman is exploring opportunities in the green hydrogen sector and for this purpose a committee has been set up under the leadership of Oman’s ministry of oil and gas, a senior official at Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) said. Abdul-Amir Al Ajmi, External Affairs and Value Creation Director at PDO, said, “A committee, led by the […]

Net-metering gaining favour throughout Middle East and Africa

Ghana, Africa Could Save Millions By Improving Solar, Wind Energy Sources—IES Research Paper

A Research article by the Institute for Energy Security (IES) has made a case for the strong consideration of Solar and Wind energy sources in Ghana and Africa’s post-COVID recovery plan. In an article authored by IES Research and Policy Analyst Raymond Nuworkpor citing multiple authorities, The IES said not only does the adoption reduce […]

Net-metering gaining favour throughout Middle East and Africa

India needs urgent policy reforms to meet 60-GW wind energy target by 2022: Report

It added that the country’s total wind energy capacity would only reach 50 GW by 2022 as existing the pipeline and new auctions face multiple challenges New Delhi: India, the world’s fourth-largest onshore wind market by installations, is likely to fall short of its ambitious wind energy target for 2022 by up to 10 gigawatt […]

Indian solar ferry flies flag for cleaner, cheaper water transport

Wind energy industry can generate 4 million jobs globally by 2030: GWEC

“Wind energy has been a major creator of skilled jobs and community benefits. Direct and indirect jobs in wind energy sector will more than triple from 1.2 million in 2018 to nearly 4 million globally by 2030,” the global industry body said in a statement New Delhi: Wind energy sector can generate employment for four […]

Iberdrola raises bid for Infigen as takeover race heats up

Including hydropower in RPO target for states to boost grid flexibility, address variability of solar and wind energy

The draft amendment also provides for Renewable Generation Obligation (RGO) and lays down the modalities for bundling of renewable energy including hydro with thermal energy New Delhi: The proposal by the power ministry to include hydropower within the renewable purchase obligation (RPO) targets set for the state distribution companies will provide greater flexibility to the […]

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Dominion Energy Remains on Schedule to Build Largest Offshore Wind Project in United States

– Survey vessels in April started studies of the 112,800-acre Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind lease area – Virginia Beach fishermen will be employed to ‘scout’ operational areas during survey activities – Dominion Energy focused on working to develop a U.S.-based offshore wind supply chain anchored in Hampton Roads RICHMOND, Va.: Dominion Energy and its contractors […]

Exxon to buy renewable diesel from Global Clean Energy for five years

Covid-19 Pandemic: 150 GW renewable energy projects at risk in Asia Pacific

If the coronavirus outbreak evolves into a financial crisis, funding may be harder to secure, leading to reduced competitiveness of renewables. New Delhi: Up to 150 Gigawatt (GW) of wind and solar power projects across the Asia Pacific could be delayed or cancelled over the next five years (2020–24) if the coronavirus-led recession extends beyond […]

Perovskites could make solar energy self-reliant

Orsted hopes coronavirus will not slow Japan’s offshore wind projects

The Danish company and Japan’s Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings (TEPCO) will make a joint bid for a project off Choshi city, near Tokyo, which could happen later this year TOKYO: Orsted, the world’s largest offshore wind farm developer, is concerned the coronavirus may delay auctions for offshore projects as it prepares to enter the […]

Perovskites could make solar energy self-reliant

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