Competitive bidding for Pump Storage Plants Development
February 18, 2024
| The Financial Express
The Ministry of Power has issued guidelines for developing PSPs and the CEA has made its clearance process speedier. The number of projects under development is rising. The pace of development can be further accelerated if the central and state governments assumed a greater role, says Mr Ajay Shankar, Distinguished Fellow, TERI.
India's remarkable journey towards energy transition
February 14, 2024
| The Economic Times
India's energy transition journey has been remarkable. Setting up ambitious targets ahead of most countries, charting out pathways with enabling policies, schemes, and initiatives, revisiting/re-calibrating them in view of the learning, technology developments and their cost trajectories, etc., have been the underlying strands, says Mr A K Saxena, Senior Fellow and Senior Director, Electricity and Renewables Division TERI.
India's renewable energy supply on the rise: Report
January 25, 2024 |
January 25, 2024
The Hindustan Times
The share of renewable energy (wind, solar and other RE) increased to 30.1% in 2023 compared to 27.5% in 2022 with the share of coal-based power plants decreasing from 51.1% to 49.3%, marking a change in the energy supply mix, according to the TERI data book which sources information from various government and non-government sources. The book tracks various energy sectors, including coal and lignite, petroleum and natural gas, and renewables.
EESL Signs MoUs with Partner Organizations to Boost Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
January 19, 2024 |
January 19, 2024
These initiatives are poised to double energy efficiency and triple renewable energy, in alignment with the ambitious targets set at COP28 and G20. MoU with TERI for Partnership Development; EESL and TERI join forces to identify collaboration areas in energy efficiency and clean energy. The partnership encompasses prioritizing policies, technical studies, large-scale program implementation, and training.
Energy Policies for India
January 4, 2024
| India Foundation
The transition away from fossil fuels and reaching net zero is imperative to save mankind, including ourselves, from the impending disaster of global warming. The simultaneous pursuit of these objectives in a coordinated, harmonious and mutually consistent manner have to propel energy policies which need to evolve, adjust and adapt based on experience and the needs of changing circumstances, says Mr Ajay Shankar, Distinguished Fellow, TERI.
IUST hosts program on solar power generation
December 29, 2023 |
December 29, 2023
The Islamic University of Science and Technology organised an Awareness Generation Program on Solar Energy Intervention for Sustainable Lifestyle aimed at enhancing awareness regarding solar energy adoption for a sustainable lifestyle on 8 December 2023. The program was organized by the Centre for Innovations and Entrepreneurship Development, in collaboration with The Energy and Resources Institute, Electrical Energy Department, Mantaqi Centre of Science and Society, and the Centre for Renewable Energy and Sustainable Technologies.