Renewable Energy Certificates: India

An introduction to Renewable Energy Certificate (REC) mechanism National Action Plan on Climate Change (NAPCC) and EA (Energy Act)-2003  provide a roadmap for increasing the share of renewable energy generation capacity in India (Read complete story). To achieve the target set by the EA-2003 and NAPCC, India launched REC mechanism on 18th Nov 2010.  The Regulatory…

Indian Electricity Scenario

The energy sector holds the key in accelerating the economic growth of India. The energy demands for developing country like India keep on continuously growing. Energy is a driving force behind rapid economic growth of the country. India ranks sixth in the world in total energy consumption. It is first requirement of energy to accelerate…

Eight missions under the National Action Plan on Climate Change

NAPCC triggered the REC Mechanism in India

As per the IPCC fourth assessment report on climate change, situation is getting worst as time moving ahead.  Through the direct observations of changes in temperature, sea level and snow cover in the northern hemisphere during 1850 to the present, it can be concluded that the warming of the Earth’s climate system is real.  Global…

Eight missions under the National Action Plan on Climate Change

The National Action Plan on Climate Change

As per the IPCC fourth assessment report on climate change, situation is getting worse as time passes.  Through the direct observations of changes in temperature, sea level and snow cover in the northern hemisphere during 1850 to the present, it can be concluded that the warming of the Earth’s climate system is real. Global atmospheric…