Andhra Pradesh’s New Electric Mobility Policy

At the Andhra Pradesh Energy Innovation Summit 2019, Andhra Pradesh government announced its new electric mobility policy. As per plan, combined investments of over Rs. 30,000 crores and around 60,000 jobs are expected. As a step towards making its capital Amaravati, an electric only city,30

Jatropha Biodiesel

India Unveils New Biofuel Policy

Combustible fuels created from biomass are called Biofuels. In simple terms, these are fuels created from recently living plant matter as opposed to dead remains of ancient organisms in the form of hydrocarbons. Biofuels are generally used to reference ethanol and biodiesel, which act as30

Fresh water lake

National Water Policy

Water is a significant and life sustaining resource but is also often neglected and is undervalued perhaps because of its free availability in certain parts. In India and also world over, water disputes are not uncommon. In India, we have the Inter Water Disputes Act30

Wind turbine

Karnataka to come up with a wind energy policy

The government of Karnataka will soon come up with a  wind energy policy in about two months, as per reports from Hindu. Solar energy policy will also be updated in order to encourage roof-top grid connected solar power plants and solar-powered water pumps. Citing Principal30

Rooftop solar

Odisha government approves solar roof top policy

The Odisha government has approved installation of solar panels in roof top of all government buildings in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack as per reports. Read more on solar PV here.  It will be done under PPP model and the implementing agency will soon sign agreements with30

RPO fulfillment by various states in India for FY 2012-13

Five Policy Changes to Achieve the NAPCC Target

India sources about 5% of its total energy from renewable sources. It has a target of sourcing 15% of its total energy from renewables by 2020 under the National Action Plan for Climate Change. Despite rapid growth in renewable energy generation by India in past30

Renewable energy

Renewable energy policies by the Government of India

Renewable energy sources are being used all over the world. Brilliant minds have devoted their lives to finding resources that do not leak greenhouse gases into the atmosphere, or cost large amounts of money. In the Video entitled “New Energy Revolution,” it shows some of30