Reliance Industries set to commission energy complex this year

Reliance Industries is preparing to commission the Dhirubhai Ambani Green Energy Giga Complex, a 5,000-acre manufacturing facility for renewable energy-related products, in Jamnagar in the second half of 2024, its chairman and managing director Mukesh Ambani said on Wednesday. Addressing the Vibrant Gujarat Summit, the western state’s flagship investment conclave, in Gandhinagar, Ambani said that … Read more

China bans export of rare earth processing technologies

The move comes as Europe and the United States scramble to wean themselves off rare earths from China. File. China, the world’s top processor of rare earths, on December 21 banned the export of technology to extract and separate the strategic metals, as it overhauled a list of technologies deemed key to national security. The … Read more

Banks that funded coal plants need an escape plan | Data

Banks having direct and indirect ties to the fossil fuel sector are at risk under tightening climate policies The Data Point published on November 29 showed how India is progressing — albeit slowly — towards cleaner energy sources to generate power. While clean energy in the electricity mix has increased to about 23%, over 55% … Read more

US Prez Joe Biden’s $400 billion man

Jigar Shah is living an investor’s dream, one with more strings attached than a symphony orchestra. Shah has $400 billion of government funds to pour into businesses touting green-energy projects. But he has to do it under the eye of critical lawmakers, cautious bureaucrats and the White House, which has already clashed with him on … Read more

Govt intervention creates uncertainty for IEX

India’s power ministry has requested the Central Electricity Regulatory Authority to initiate the process of coupling the country’s three power exchanges; Indian Energy Exchange (IEX), Power Exchange of India (PXIL) and Hindustan Power Exchange (HPX). to ensure a uniformity in price discovery of energy at trading platforms. this is expected to translate into better transparency, … Read more

Promoters divest 6% stake in Kalpataru Projects

The shares were disposed of in the range of Rs 485.06-485.75, taking the transaction value to around Rs 468 cr. The sellers included – Parag Mofatraj Munot (Promoter) and the two promoter group entities — Kalpataru Constructions Pvt Ltd and Kalpataru Viniyog LLP Post this, the total promoter group’s shareholding in Kalpataru Projects International (KPIL) … Read more

Elon Musk Announces Plans for New Factory Making Megapacks in China

Elon Musk announced plans Sunday for a new battery factory in Shanghai during a visit there. The factory will make large-scale energy-storage units called Megapacks, Xinhua reported. Elon Musk revealed plans to build a new battery factory during a visit to Shanghai Sunday, China’s official Xinhua news agency reported. Tesla’s new project, which was officially … Read more