The Indian federal government has recently brought out a package of nearly $12 billion to rescue the different state-owned distribution power utilities which were facing multiple problems due to the COVID-19 crisis. They were facing the problem of declining demand on one hand and the problems of collections of utility bills on the other, as […]

Having a limited impact on the environment is a growing trend in the investing world. Climate change is forcing all industries to lower their carbon footprint and the same applies to invest/trading. Some believe that it takes a lot of effort to do that, but in fact, a series of small steps can lead to […]

The Indian renewable energy sector saw a decent performance in 2019 despite the headwinds facing the Indian economy with growth slowing down to multi-year lows. The Indian solar capacity increased by 7.3 GW as per Mercom and there was another 25 GW plus of solar projects under construction which means that the growth in the […]

Stressed Indian sectors that had unsustainable business models and high debt before the COVID crisis are now facing an acute crisis on their own as their large debt burdens become unsupportable since revenues and profits dry up. Many of these sectors and companies do not have the money to pay down their interest and fixed costs. The […]

The Indian financing industry has seen a sharp slowdown since the IL&FS crisis with credit growth slowing down sharply for the overall Indian economy. This has a feedback effect where lower financing leads to lower growth which in turn leads to lower demand for credit. The Indian GDP fell to below 5% and there are […]

The Indian state of Uttar Pradesh is all set to begin the P2P blockchain solar power trading project in India. The project will be done in partnership with Power Ledger, a blockchain energy company in Australia. It is expected to be open for trial beginning March 2020. Uttar Pradesh is the largest and most populated state […]