Coal Gasification Projects Key To Socio-Economic Development Of Coal Bearing Regions, Says Govt

Coal gasification is important for India's energy security towards identifying diversified use of coal and will also help in achieving import substitution, thereby becoming more self-reliant nation, said additional secretary in the coal ministry, M Nagaraju

By PTI 22/02/2024

Budget To Boost Renewable Energy And Hydrogen Production

The government is set to announce measures in its interim budget to boost renewable energy and hydrogen production, including relief on the 40 percent import duty on solar modules and increased funds for renewable hydrogen

By Outlook Planet Desk 31/01/2024

Adani Calls Green Hydrogen Key To India's Net-Zero Journey

In an insightful discourse at WEF on India's sustainability drive, industrialist Gautam Adani says that green hydrogen could play a pivotal role as the country transitions out of fossil fuels and adopts green practices to keep its net zero pledge

By Outlook Planet Desk 17/01/2024

India Unveils Ambitious Plans For 24x7 Electricity Supply By 2024

Apart from increasing renewable power generation, India aims to add 91 GW of thermal capacity to meet the growing energy demand from its fast-growing economy

By Outlook Planet Desk 26/12/2023

India Cannot Do Away With Energy Security To Meet Climate Goals: Official

The statement assumes significance due to India's focus on energy transition, with ambitious targets of 500 GW of renewable energy by 2030 and net-zero by 2070

By PTI 20/12/2023

Punjab Aims To Increase Renewable Energy Share In Power Generation

Gas Authority of India (GAIL) and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation of India (HPCL) have signed a memorandum of understanding with Punjab Energy Development Agency (PEDA) to establish 20 CBG plants with a capacity of 10–15 TPD each

By PTI 01/12/2023

World Bank Approves $1.5 Billion For India’s Low-Carbon Transition

The $1.44 billion loan is from the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) and is facilitated by a United Kingdom $1 billion backstop aimed at boosting the World Bank’s climate change financing to India

By Outlook Planet Desk 30/06/2023

National Security Interests Greatest Obstacles To Energy Transition Progress: New Survey

Almost half of the respondents cite national self-interests and the risk of a green technology arms race as the greatest obstacles to progressing orderly, clean and just energy transitions as per a recent survey by the World Energy Council

By Outlook Planet Desk 11/05/2023

India And UK To Jointly Create India-UK 'NET Zero' Innovation Virtual Centre: Jitendra Singh

The two nations are moving towards closer technological and scientific cooperation.

By Outlook Planet Desk 28/04/2023

Earth Day 2023: OIL and CSIR ink MoU for Tech Adoption in energy value chain

The two will explore new frontier areas in new and renewable energy, battery storage; waste management, extraction of lithium and rare earth elements, and decarbonisation

By Outlook Planet Desk 22/04/2023