MNRE Releases Draft Specifications for Solar Cold Storage

Emphasizing the preservation of perishable produce, the specifications target storage temperatures between 4°C to 15°C, catering to a wide range of commodities including fruits and vegetables. Stringent quality standards are upheld, mandating certification of all individual components as per relevant industry norms.

MNRE Issues Clarifications On PM-KUSUM Implementation

MNRE has confirmed that the requirement of indigenous solar cells (DCR) under Component C of the scheme is relaxed till March 31, 2024. It is also clarified that the current Central Financial Assistance (CFA) under Component C will be valid until further updates.

Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) Launches ‘Pahal’ Vigilance Journal

The introduction of ‘Pahal’ marks a significant stride towards promoting transparency, accountability, and the advancement of renewable energy initiatives by IREDA. With ‘Pahal,’ IREDA embarks on a journey towards strengthening its vigilance mechanisms while simultaneously nurturing a culture of innovation and awareness in the realm of renewable energy development.

SIGHT Program: Incentive for Procurement of Green Ammonia and Green Hydrogen

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued scheme guidelines for implementation of Strategic Interventions for Green Hydrogen Transition (SIGHT) Program under the National Green Hydrogen Mission (NGHM). This notification was issued on January 16, 2024. The MNRE has stated that the President of India as sanctioned the scheme for procurement of green […]

MNRE Publishes Details of Secretaries (DRC) of REIAs

The Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) has announced the secretaries to the Dispute Resolution Committee (DRC) for the respective Renewable Energy Implementing Agencies (REIAs). This order was issued on January 12, 2024.

National Training Programme Biogas Production, Power Generation and Compressed Biogas Technology

The primary objective of this training programme is to equip government functionaries, budding entrepreneurs, supervisors, and consultants with in-depth knowledge of various aspects of biogas technology. Topics covered will include the significance of biogas as a fuel, the current status of biogas programs, and details about biogas up-gradation, bottling, power generation, and more.

MNRE Notifies Membership To Its Dispute Resolution Committee (DRC)

The Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) has announced the membership to its Dispute Resolution Committee (DRC) ) for the resolution of unforeseen disputes arising in the implementation of contractual agreements related to renewable energy projects. This order was issued on January 1, 2024.

India Accelerates Renewable Energy Targets: Aiming for 500 GW by 2030

India has submitted its Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) to the United Nations Framework Convention for Climate Change (UNFCCC), committing to achieving approximately 50% cumulative electric power installed capacity from non-fossil fuel-based energy resources by 2030.