GWEC Hails VGF Scheme Approval for India's Offshore Wind Sector

GWEC met with the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) in 2022 and pressed for financial support mechanisms such as VGF in India.

MNRE | July 08, 2024 | By Abha Rustagi 1018

India Allocates INR 200 Crore to Boost Green Hydrogen Testing Infrastructure under NGHM

As per the statement released by MNRE this funding aims to bolster the country's capabilities in testing, validating, and certifying technologies within the Green Hydrogen value chain from 2024 to 2026.

MNRE | July 06, 2024 | By News Bureau 478

SECI Invites Bids for Selection of Green Hydrogen Producers Under SIGHT Scheme

With a total outlay of INR 13,050 crore committed for this phase between FY 2025-26 and FY 2029-30, the plan highlights India’s commitment to transition to a green hydrogen economy.

MNRE | July 06, 2024 | By Abha Rustagi 419

MNRE Increases Green Ammonia Production Allocation to Boost Fertilizer Sector Under NGHM

The MNRE has increased the allocation for green ammonia production under the Scheme Guidelines for the SIGHT Programme – Component II, Mode 2A, from 5,50,000 tonnes per annum to 7,50,000 tonnes per annum.

MNRE | June 26, 2024 | By Abha Rustagi 680

MNRE Approves Framework for OEM Solar PV Modules and Inverters Under PM Surya Ghar Scheme

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has introduced a comprehensive framework for the enlistment of models from Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) to assist consumers in making informed decisions about solar PV modules and inverters.

MNRE | June 25, 2024 | By News Bureau 719

IREDA Chief Highlights Innovative Financing to Boost Wind Energy at Global Wind Day Event

The event, hosted by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy at The Lalit in New Delhi, was part of the Global Wind Day celebrations, branded as Pawan-Urja: Powering the Future of India.

MNRE | June 18, 2024 | By Abha Rustagi 740

SECI Awards Contracts to 6 Firms for 1200 MW Wind-Solar Hybrid Projects

Juniper Green Energy quoted the lowest tariff of INR 3.43/kWh to secure 150 MW in the auction.

MNRE | June 15, 2024 | By Abha Rustagi 968

India's Renewable Energy Sector Soars, MNRE Reports Solar and Wind Advances

The cumulative physical progress report as of May 31, 2024, highlights significant strides, particularly in the areas of solar and wind power installations.

MNRE | June 13, 2024 | By News Bureau 895

MNRE and IREDA Showcase Odisha's Green Energy Potential at Bhubaneswar Conference

Held at the Welcome Hotel in Bhubaneswar, the event brought together key stakeholders to discuss the state’s promising future in green energy.

MNRE | June 13, 2024 | By Abha Rustagi 625

Pralhad Joshi Assumes Charge as Union Minister of New and Renewable Energy

The formal ceremony took place at Atal Akshaya Urja Bhawan, where he was welcomed by Secretary Bhupinder Singh Bhalla and other senior officials of the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy.

MNRE | June 12, 2024 | By Abha Rustagi 737


Flexi Biogas Plants for the Domestic Cooking Need of Rural Sikkim

In India, where there are 535.78 million livestock, including approximately 302 million bovines there is sufficient room for the construction of biogas facilities. The GDP contribution of India’s cattle industry is large and is projected to ris...

MNRE | March 19, 2024 | By News Bureau 112

MNRE Issues Extension of Deadline for Self-Certification of Solar Inverters

The solar inverter manufacturers need to get valid IEC certificates and reports from accredited laboratories of their solar inverters by June 30. The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has announced that it has extended the deadline for t...

MNRE | May 02, 2023 | By News Bureau 599

Why Solar Module Prices Are Rising in India

Domestic solar panel prices have risen by more than 50% in the last two months, to above Rs 30 per watt peak. Solar panel prices have climbed 8% to 9% in the last month since the outbreak of the Russia-Ukraine crisis, and the cherry on the top w...

MNRE | May 09, 2022 | By News Bureau 1656


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