More than 150 business giants, including Carlsberg, H&M and Pernod Ricard, with a combined market capitalisation of more than $2.4trn, have signed a joint statement calling on all governments to align coronavirus economic responses to climate science.
The Asian Development Bank has approved a $7.2 million loan to fund a 10 MW wind energy and 1.88 MWh battery storage project in Thailand.
Climate change has raced up the list of priorities for the public during the last year or so.
Over the past few months, the Covid-19 pandemic has caused an unprecedented global economic and social crisis.
Defectors from Emmanuel Macron’s ruling party announced the creation of a new group in France’s lower house of parliament on Tuesday, depriving the president of an outright majority and raising pressure for more left-wing policies.
Australia is seeking to cut emissions in one of the world’s biggest per-capita polluters by encouraging oil firms including Chevron Corp. and Woodside Petroleum Ltd. to invest in carbon-reduction projects.
The project owner, Ben Moreell Solar Farm, LLC and Department of the Navy (DON) executed a lease for approximately 170 acres of underutilised land for the purpose of constructing a 28.5 MW ground-mount solar project located at Naval Weapons Station Earle (NWS Earle) in Tinton Falls.
The Punjab Energy Development Agency (PEDA) has floated a tender for 19,000 solar streetlights in the state under the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy’s (MNRE) off-grid and decentralized solar photovoltaic (PV) program.
The Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL), a state-owned power transmission company, recently received a letter from the Ministry of Power to consider offering a rebate of about 20-25% to distribution companies (DISCOMs) on the inter-state transmission charges levied by it.
The Kerala State Electricity Regulatory Commission (KSERC) has ordered the Kerala State Electricity Board Limited (KSEB) to file a petition incorporating all the recommended changes for the approval of the power sale agreement (PSA).