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Green stations: Central, Western Railways save up to Rs 30 crore a year

“We are able to get sunlight for 300 days out of the 365 days in a year. During monsoons or days when it is cloudy, we try to use stored energy in the panels or convert to conventional ones if the concentration of day light is reduced,” a senior official said.

Clean Energy Push: Time to power down old thermal plants, open exit route for legacy PPAs

Allowing discoms to exit power purchase agreements with over 15-year-old coal- & lignite-fuelled plants will facilitate them to meet renewable purchase obligation and relieve from onerous financial liability.


Energy from electric cars could be transferred to power grids, run our lives: Study

Power stored in electric cars could be sent back to the grid - thereby supporting the grid and acting as a potential storage for clean energy.

Components of wind turbines exempted from excise duty

The CBEC had received references from trade regarding availability of exemption from excise duty to the parts and components of WOEG, popularly known as ‘wind turbines’.

Cleaning up together

The EU and India need to act on clean energy programmes. Time is running out.

Over the barrel: A new energy

Government has done well on energy policy so far. But it needs to provide clarity on the New Exploration Licensing Policy.


The clean energy opportunity

India and the US need to work together to usher in the change.

Charting energy

Why India needs a national mission to map fossil fuels and renewables.

Assam's CM Gogoi to give concessions for green energy generation

Concessions will be offered by the state to companies in Assam that invest in areas like solar and wind power.

Countries mull funding to promote clean energy

Energy ministers from 23 countries have decided to explore the possibility of setting up of a funding mechanism to promote clean energy across the world