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Swedish company H2 Green Steel has signed a deal to supply German car maker Mercedes-Benz with 50,000 tonnes of steel made without using fossil fuels as of 2025. H2 Green Steel plans to use hydrogen made from renewable energy to produce steel instead of highly-polluting coal used in traditional steelmaking.

Mercedes-Benz to use fossil-free steel from H2 Green Steel

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Swedish company H2 Green Steel has signed a deal to supply German car maker Mercedes-Benz with 50,000 tonnes of steel made without using fossil fuels… Continue reading Mercedes-Benz to use fossil-free steel from H2 Green Steel

Waiver on ISTS charges on offshore wind and hydrogen projects announced

Waiver on ISTS charges on offshore wind and hydrogen projects announced

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The government has announced a complete waiver of the inter-state transmission system (ISTS) charges on offshore wind, green hydrogen and ammonia projects for 25 years.… Continue reading Waiver on ISTS charges on offshore wind and hydrogen projects announced

MoP notifies amendment for renewable energy promot

Ministry of Power notifies amendment for renewable energy promotion

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The Ministry of Power (MoP) has notified the Second Amendment to Electricity (Promoting Renewable Energy through Green Energy Open Access) Rules, 2023. The amendment defines… Continue reading Ministry of Power notifies amendment for renewable energy promotion

Carbon capture and storage highlighted for India

Carbon Capture and Storage Highlighted for India

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A recent study by the Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW) has stated that India has a theoretical carbon storage capacity of 649 Gigatonnes… Continue reading Carbon Capture and Storage Highlighted for India

No more coal fired power plants, India amends power policy draft

No More Coal Fired Power Plants, India Amends Power Policy Draft

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India plans to stop building new coal-fired power plants, apart from those already in the pipeline, by removing a key clause from the final draft… Continue reading No More Coal Fired Power Plants, India Amends Power Policy Draft

Green H2 mission group's first meeting on May 4

Green H2 Mission Group’s First Meeting on May 4

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The first meeting for Green Hydrogen mission, chaired by Cabinet secretary Rajeev Gauba, will be held on May 4 to review and discuss the way… Continue reading Green H2 Mission Group’s First Meeting on May 4

Government approves INR 12,031 Crore for Phase 2 of Green Energy Corridor

Union Minister Shri Jyotiraditya Scindia: Another 121 Airports to Be Carbon Neutral by 2025

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Union Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia has said that 25 airports in the country are already using 100% green energy while another 121 airports will be… Continue reading Union Minister Shri Jyotiraditya Scindia: Another 121 Airports to Be Carbon Neutral by 2025

Government approves INR 12,031 Crore for Phase 2 of Green Energy Corridor

Government Approves INR 12,031 Crore for Phase 2 of Green Energy Corridor

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The Union Government has approved the second phase of the Green Energy Corridor on April 6, 2023. The project worth INR 12,031 Crore will cover… Continue reading Government Approves INR 12,031 Crore for Phase 2 of Green Energy Corridor

Government considering selling NTPC’s two hydro power firms to NHPC

Government Considering Selling NTPC’s Two Hydro Power Firms to NHPC

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The Government of India is looking at selling state-owned NTPC Ltd’s two hydro power firms to NHPC Ltd to create a single hydro power company… Continue reading Government Considering Selling NTPC’s Two Hydro Power Firms to NHPC

Hydrogen Powered Buses soon, says Nitin Gadkari

Hydrogen Powered Buses soon, says Nitin Gadkari

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Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari has said that hydrogen-powered buses will be launched in India soon. Speaking at the News18 Rising India Summit, Gadkari also… Continue reading Hydrogen Powered Buses soon, says Nitin Gadkari

India pledges to Green hydrogen and green ammonia bunkering and refueling for all ports by 2035

India pledges to Green hydrogen and Green Ammonia Bunkering and Refueling for all Ports by 2035

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The Indian government has announced plans to establish green hydrogen and green ammonia bunkering and refuelling facilities at all major ports by 2035 as part… Continue reading India pledges to Green hydrogen and Green Ammonia Bunkering and Refueling for all Ports by 2035

NTPC and Indian Oil to set up renewable energy projects

NTPC and Indian Oil to Set Up Renewable Energy Projects

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NTPC Green Energy (NGEL), a wholly owned subsidiary of NTPC Limited, has signed a join venture agreement with India Oil Corporation for setting up of… Continue reading NTPC and Indian Oil to Set Up Renewable Energy Projects