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Feb 08, 2019 11:31 am | editor_2

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PV tech
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https://www.pv-tech.org/news/india-approves-12gw-public-sector-solar-plan-mandating-domestic-cells-and-m

India has approved a 12GW solar scheme for central public sector undertakings (CPSUs), which are state-owned enterprises, spanning the military, health, energy, government and mining sectors, among others. Importantly, the scheme mandates the use of domestically sourced solar cells and modules. Talk of such a programme has been in the works for more than a year as the government tries to appease demand at home not just to support solar PV deployment but also to foster a domestic manufacturing industry and reduce the dependence on Chinese imports.


Feb 08, 2019 11:25 am | editor_2

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Energy World- Economic Times
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https://energy.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/power/pm-modi-to-declare-arunachal-pradesh-100-electrified-on-saturday-visit/67879559

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate several projects and lay foundation of many vital schemes in Arunachal Pradesh during his visit to the north-eastern state on Saturday, officials said on Thursday. Modi is scheduled to lay the foundation stone of a green field Airport at Hollongi near here, they said. 


Feb 08, 2019 11:20 am | editor_2

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Clean Technica
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https://cleantechnica.com/2019/02/07/siemens-gamesa-bags-567-megawatt-wind-order-from-indias-renew-power/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+IM-cleantechnica+%28CleanTechnica%29

Siemens Gamesa has secured yet another big order in the Indian wind energy market. The order, for two different wind energy projects, is a result of the auction regime introduced by the Indian government two years back. Siemens Gamesa will supply 127 units of its SG 2.1-122 turbine for a 265-megawatt wind energy project in Bhuj, Gujarat.


Feb 08, 2019 11:16 am | editor_2

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EV Wind
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https://www.evwind.es/2019/02/08/suzlon-well-positioned-to-capitalise-on-volume-growth/66043

Suzlon Group, India’s largest renewable energy solutions provider, announced its 9 M FY19 results.


Feb 08, 2019 11:13 am | editor_2

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Energy World - The Economic Times
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https://energy.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/renewable/ireda-ipo-to-be-launched-before-september-says-top-official/67894629

The initial public offer (IPO) of state-owned Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) will be launched before September 2019, a top official said on Thursday. "We can raise up to 15 per cent of our equity. The approval was for 13.90 crore equity shares.


Feb 08, 2019 11:05 am | editor_2

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United News of India
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http://www.uniindia.com/~/wb-approves-scheme-for-sustainable-management-of-ground-water/Parliament/news/1492112.html

The World Bank has approved Atal Bhujal Yojana, a Rs 6,000 crore scheme, for sustainable management of ground water with community participation, the Government informed on Thursday.


Feb 08, 2019 10:59 am | editor_2

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DevDiscourse
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https://www.devdiscourse.com/article/national/372390-environment-ministry-secy-reiterates-commitment-to-tackle-climate-change

Climate change is a reality which needs to be tackled at the ground level, a top government officialThursday said while inaugurating a workshop on global environment facility (GEF) in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme. Speaking at the event, C K Mishra, Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC), said the UNDP's small grants programme (SGP) has helped achieve successes in different corners of the country.


Feb 08, 2019 10:54 am | editor_2

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IISD
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http://sdg.iisd.org/news/online-portal-increases-transparency-of-undp-supported-gcf-financed-projects/

 The UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the Green Climate Fund (GCF) have set up an online portal that focuses on UNDP-supported, GCF-financed projects and programmes. The portal contributes to efforts under the enhanced transparency framework established under the Paris Agreement on climate change by providing information on support provided and received.







 
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