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14 Aug 19
Competitive solar production costs will drive installations in the country, according to Roland Berger.
14 Aug 19
Ninh Thuan and Binh Thuan provinces are increasingly burdened by overloaded transmission lines and substations.
14 Aug 19
It blamed poor wind resources and a high base from last year.
14 Aug 19
Vinacomin met up with coal producers to discuss the possibilties of shipping the resource.
14 Aug 19
The state is looking to cut renewable energy tariffs by reviewing already sealed contracts.
14 Aug 19
It will develop projects of 6 to 7 million kW within and outside Japan.
14 Aug 19
The country looks to raise geothermal power capacity from the current level of 2GW.
14 Aug 19
It was connected to the grid in late June.
7 Aug 19
On 28 September, two tornadoes damaged facilities that triggered protection features at nine wind farms and caused blackouts.
7 Aug 19
Surface radiation has been affected by emissions of sulfur dioxide and black carbon.
7 Aug 19
Dismantling waste is expected to cost $380m.
7 Aug 19
This raises its total thermal power capacity to 12.5GW.
7 Aug 19
Four will immediately be prepared for wind and geological surveys.
7 Aug 19
This will drive up costs amidst declining demand for equipment from the US and India.
7 Aug 19
Restructuring is expected to be completed by the third quarter of 2020.
31 Jul 19
Public opinion is shifting in favour of nuclear after a heatwave has affected power supply and demand.
31 Jul 19
The levelised cost of electricity using solar power is now 14% cheaper than coal-fired power.
31 Jul 19
One in Shandong province is already under construction.
31 Jul 19
To date, the firm has over 1.8GW of commissioned renewable assets in India.
31 Jul 19
Power distribution utilities will be mandated to source a minimum portion of energy from renewables.
31 Jul 19
47 out of 62 power projects are delayed.
31 Jul 19
Renewable energy is expected to generate 6.5% of the country’s total electricity by 2020.
31 Jul 19
It will take 40 years to decommission all of the plant’s four reactors.
31 Jul 19
Total export earnings from the solar sector rose by a third to $10.6b.
24 Jul 19
The project will go through a pilot test for 10 months and serve house load requirements by the Magat reservoir.
24 Jul 19
The country’s position on the Ring of Fire has raised concerns over the safety of nuclear energy.
24 Jul 19
The thorium molten salt power plant can produce clean energy cheaper than coal.
24 Jul 19
The $19.16b project comprises a 10GW solar farm with a 20-30GWh storage facility near Tennant Creek.
24 Jul 19
The share of coal in the energy mix is expected to dip from 46% to 32%.
24 Jul 19
The government has greenlighted the use of coal-fired power in regions with poor wind and solar resources.
24 Jul 19
Low LNG demand is triggered by competition from coal, nuclear and renewables and Japan’s slow macroeconomic growth.
24 Jul 19
The duty is expected to raise the cost of solar projects by 2-4%.
24 Jul 19
5.2GW of projects with pre-determined tariffs could face renegotiation of costs.
17 Jul 19
States have bought power at an average rate of $0.087 per unit.
17 Jul 19
Rising fuel prices and anti-pollution initiatives have driven up energy production costs.
17 Jul 19
Its continued losses from its solar cell operations has forced the firm to streamline its operations.
16 Jul 19
The plant is still in development and is expected to start by end-2022.
12 Jul 19
This was driven by the country’s shift to auctions from government-based tariffs.
12 Jul 19
Coal stress threatens to drive down India’s capacity additions in 2020-2021.
12 Jul 19
The project will have 200MW capacity and is expected to be completed by 2024.