India’s power distribution sector is always facing a challenge of high debt and heavy losses due to vested political interests that always keep the power prices below that of the actual cost incurred by the utilities most of which are state-owned. Over the last 15 years, there have been a number of reforms that have […]

A lot of drama has been happening around the AP government recently. The new government at the state has turned the whole picture of the renewable energy industry in India upside down. The new Jagan Reddy government coming into power had challenged that the prices of clean energy projects approved by the outgoing AP government were […]

ReNew Power, one of the largest green energy firms in India has decided to put up its 300 MW of solar assets for sale. This announcement comes amidst a financial crunch that the renewable energy industry in India is currently facing. India has set up an ambitious renewable energy installation target to meet its growing power […]

While the Indian government has been tom tomming about the rapid progress on the renewable energy front in recent years, the industry is lurching from one problem to the other in the last few months. Some of them are related to the broader slowdown in the economy and the non-availability of credit for renewable energy developers from […]

Green Loans India India requires hundreds of billions of dollars in funding for its 500 GW of green power capacity that is supposed to come up by 2030 as part of its climate change mitigation efforts as per the Paris climate change treaty. However, India’s government-owned banks have not done much to support the government […]

Despite becoming the third-largest market in the world for solar energy installations, the experience of Indian solar companies has been quite nightmarish with a number of companies seeing liquidation (Moser Baer, Indosolar) due to the massive competition unleashed by the dominant Chinese solar companies. While the Indian solar manufactuers have suffered, the other players in the […]