INDIAN MARKETS

Why Green Hydrogen has become the Next Big Thing in Clean Tech

Solar and Wind energy have been the poster boys of renewable energy and remain key elements of clean energy, but both of them suffer from the Achilles heel of intermittency and variability. The lack of 24/7 power from these RE sources gives a long stick with which climate change skeptics have always beaten renewable energy....

SOLAR ENERGY

Tatas look to reluctantly Expand Solar Manufacturing Capacity in India

The government’s strong action towards solar manufacturing in terms of extending the safeguard duty on imports of solar panels and cells as well as plans to impose another 20% basic custom duty has forced developers to scout for indigenous manufacturing capacity to feed their plans for new solar power plants. The government has also made...

WIND ENERGY

Wind Capacity in India Stagnates without any Major Demand Driver

India Wind Industry Challenges Wind energy capacity has shown a flat year in 2019 in terms of capacity additions at around 2.5 GW as the industry has stagnated due to apathetic policy, lack of growth in the market and issues in getting land and transmission. After a trailblazing year in 2017 when the industry grew...

CLIMATE CHANGE

China wants to Become Net-Zero by 2060, but keeps Expanding its Terawatt Coal Power Fleet

China recently announced that it will become net carbon zero by 2060 after reaching peak carbon emission by 2030. The country’s announcement has come in the backdrop of renewed climate change commitments from governments around the world many of which have announced that they will become net carbon zero by 2050 or earlier. Even large...

GREEN STOCKS

Tatas look to reluctantly Expand Solar Manufacturing Capacity in India

The government’s strong action towards solar manufacturing in terms of extending the safeguard duty on imports of solar panels and cells as well as plans to impose another 20% basic custom duty has forced developers to scout for indigenous manufacturing capacity to feed their plans for new solar power plants. The government has also made...

WORLD ECONOMY & MARKETS

China wants to Become Net-Zero by 2060, but keeps Expanding its Terawatt Coal Power Fleet

China recently announced that it will become net carbon zero by 2060 after reaching peak carbon emission by 2030. The country’s announcement has come in the backdrop of renewed climate change commitments from governments around the world many of which have announced that they will become net carbon zero by 2050 or earlier. Even large...

TECHNOLOGY

Is Hyperloop Just A Case of Hyperbole or Will It Disrupt The Transport Industry

Can Hyperloop Disrupt The Transport Industry Hyperloop has gathered vast amounts of media attention in the past few years and is said to be the next big thing in transportation industry set to disrupt the trillion dollar industry. However, the hype around Hyperloop has failed to produce anything concrete till date, unlike Electric Vehicles which are...