Maharashtra govt will save Rs 6,000 crore, 1,000 MW; with solar policy, energy at Rs 3 per unit

Chennai: India is expected to have surplus power of 1.08 lakh million units, though an overall deficit of 7,595 million units was anticipated last year.

Claiming that the state run OERDA has played a vital role in providing renewable energy to the people living in forested and hilly areas, the minister said, of the 1620 villages so far electrified

The promise is from the Minister of Energy and Water, João Baptista Borges, during the visit made on the spot, by the MPLA candidate for the President of the Republic, João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenç

Kampala — Donors have threatened to withdraw funding for construction of two high voltage electricity transmission line projects delayed due to lack of timely compensation of land owners.

ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia (Xinhua) -- Ethiopia is preparing to launch a 75-MW Aluto Langano Geothermal project to tap into the country’s geothermal potential, the Ministry of Water, Irrigation and Energ

The new Rwanda Energy Group (REG) chief executive, Ron Weiss, has revealed that off-grid solutions forms part of his plans to deploy in order to achieve the 563MW target set for next year.

Following a study revealing that renewable energy, particularly solar, is dominating rural Tanzania, there are now plans to open a training centre.

Bhopal: Thunderstorms that swept across the state on Saturday threw normal life out of gear at several places.

The Union Shipping Ministry, in an effort to reduce the carbon footprint of 13 major public ports, is planning to set up solar power projects with up to 200 MW capacity.