Technological breakthroughs are needed to reduce carbon emissions in the energy sector.

Of the total electricity consumption in year 2014-15 in India, residential and commercial buildings accounted for ~23% and ~8%, respectively. It is likely that there could be ten fold increase in electricity consumption in these segments in the next thirty years.

Researchers at IIT - Kharagpur have developed a technology that has the potential to make biofuel manufacturing cheaper, quicker and free of pollution.

Engie, the French power giant with a global installed capacity of 115.3 gigawatts across all forms of energy, expects to invest a minimum of $1 billion (about Rs 6,500 crore) in the solar segment i

India Power Corporation, a Kanoria Foundation company, will explore the possibility of acquiring thermal power projects, Chairman Hemant Kanoria said.

India will levy a 5 per cent tax on all equipment required for generating solar power compared with nil duty now, a government official clarified, putting an end to confusion about the new taxation

German wind turbine major Enercon is all set to ‘come back’ to India, this time on its own.

The Power Ministry proposal to provide a compensation mechanism for existing renewable energy projects against grid curtailments will be a major positive, according to India Ratings Research.

The Modi government’s decision to ramp up generation of nuclear power with indigenous reactors is pragmatic and sensible but it has come after six years of wild goose chase in which we went after f

With the adoption of the UN Sustainable Development Goals, the global community has committed to achieving universal electricity access by 2030. This study analyses the technology and investment requirements for achieving this target in Sub-Saharan Africa.

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