RIL, M&M bid for incentives under India’s Rs 18k-cr battery scheme: Report

Indian conglomerate Reliance Industries, South Korea’s Hyundai Motor Co and automaker Mahindra & Mahindra are among companies that have submitted bids under the country’s Rs 18,000-crore billion battery scheme, two sources told Reuters. India last year finalised an incentive program to encourage companies to invest in the local manufacturing of batteries as it looks to … Read more

L&T too jumps into the renewable power train

Larsen & Toubro Ltd. (L&T) and ReNew Power, a renewable energy company (promoted by Sumant Sinha), have entered into a partnership agreement to tap the emerging green hydrogen business in India. Under this agreement, L&T and ReNew will jointly develop, own, execute and operate green hydrogen projects in the country and in other countries. “It … Read more

Reliance invests $29 mn into Germany’s NexWafe. 4th strategic move in renewable space

Reliance’s solar unit Reliance New Energy Solar Ltd (RNESL) will buy preferred shares of German firm NexWafe worth 25 million euros ($28.82 million). NexWafe is developing and producing monocrystalline silicon wafers grown directly from inexpensive raw materials, going directly from the gas phase to finished wafers. This is expected to give solar manufacturers a significant … Read more

Borosil Renewable to more than double the capacity by July 2022

The Company is in the process of expanding it’s production capacity of solar glass by adding a 3rd furnace (SG-3) of 550MT/ day that would more than double it’s total current capacity of about 500 MT. This would allow the Company to cater to a total solar industry demand of about 5GW annually as against … Read more