New renewable capacity additions doubled in FY 2022: CEEW-CEF report

India added 15.5 gigawatts (GW) of new non-hydro renewable energy capacity in the 2021-22 fiscal year, compared to just 7.7 GW installed in the preceding fiscal period, according to the latest solar statistics from the CEEW Centre for Energy Finance (CEEW-CEF) market handbook. From solar, wind, biomass and other renewable energy sources, solar energy accounted […]

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India adds 8.5 GW renewable energy capacity till November 2021 this fiscal: RK Singh

India has added 8,530.92 megawatts (MW) of renewable energy capacity, including large hydro units, during April-November of the current fiscal, which is higher than 8,058.10 MW added in the entire 2020-21, Parliament was informed. During April-November 2021, 8,530.92 MW of the renewable energy capacity, including large hydro, was added in the country, which is higher […]

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Pakistan won’t approve new coal power plants: Prime Minister Imran Khan

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Pakistan’s Prime Minister, Imran Khan, announced over the weekend that as part of a number of efforts to counteract the effects of climate change, his administration will not approve new coal-fired power generation projects. “We have already scrapped two coal power projects which were supposed to produce 2,600 megawatts of energy. [We have] replaced them with hydroelectricity,” […]

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