Renewable Energy Sector Current Affairs, GK & News

National Bio Energy Programme

The Ministry of New & Renewable Energy announced recently that the National Bio Energy Programme will be implemented until 2025-26. What is National Bio Energy Programme? The National Bioenergy Programme aims to promote bioenergy usage and create an investor-friendly ecosystem based on the circular economy. Bioenergy is derived from once-living organic materials called biomass that ..

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Ministerial dialogue of USISCEP

Ministerial dialogue of US-India Strategic Clean Energy Partnership (USISCEP) will be held in the United States from October 7 to 11 this year. Key facts The Ministerial Dialogue will be co-chaired by Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri and US Secretary of Energy Jennifer Granholm. The ..

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India’s plan to create Gas infrastructure

The Government of India is to increase the share of Natural Gas in the primary energy mix of the country from 6.2% to 15% by 2030. In order to achieve this, 60 billion USD is to be invested over next four years to create rigid gas infrastructure in the country. This includes city gas distribution ..

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Subsidized Credit-Enhancement Bond Facility for Renewable Energy Proposed

The Centre for Energy Finance has proposed that a subsidized first-loss cover facility to credit-enhanced bonds raised by the developers and institutions looking to refinance their underlying projects should be introduced in India. This is required due to the challenges faced by domestic financial institutions and the limitations of both the domestic and the international ..

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