Union Budget 2023: Understanding the Electric Vehicle sector in India

support to electric vehicle industry in the budget 2023

                                                                                                                                                                                        An electric vehicle (EV) is a vehicle that employs one or more electric motors for propulsion. It may be run on energy from extravehicular sources using a collector system or run on its own using a battery. The battery would be occasionally charged by solar panels, fuel cells, or a generator to turn fuel into … Read more

‘100% renewable energy reliant by 2040’: Kerala’s SAPCC

Kerala climate action plan explained

Kerala State Action Plan on Climate Change 2023-2030 was drafted by the Directorate of Environmental and Climate Change with the Department of Environment Government of Kerala. The major aim of this plan is to address the impacts of global warming and climate change in the state of Kerala.  The State action plan The state action … Read more

What is India energy week 2023 and what should we expect from it?

india energy week 2023

India Energy Week is to be held in Bengaluru from 6-8 February 2023. India Energy Week is the first major event under India’s G20 Presidency. In addition, it also follows Prime Minister Modi’s pledge at COP26 to cut India’s emissions to net zero by 2070. Read more: India Energy Week Held under the support of … Read more

What is India’s first geothermal field development project?

geothermal energy project ladakh

According to National Geographic, geothermal energy is heat that is generated within the Earth. It is a renewable resource that can be harvested for human use. Hydrothermal, geo-pressurized, hot dry rock and magma are all sources of geothermal energy. Their heat can be captured and used directly for heat or their steam can be used … Read more

Ethanol from Bamboo, part of Assam’s 2023 green energy plans

ethanol from bamboo

In January 2023, Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas, Housing & Urban Affairs, Government of India, Hardeep S. Puri in the presence of Chief Minister of Assam, Himanta Biswa Sarma, and the Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Labour and Employment, Government of India, Rameswar Teli presided over a run-up event to the … Read more

How energy is created from salt water?

Water crisis due to climate change: More serious than previously thought

Electrical energy can be generated naturally when fresh water comes into contact with salt water through a membrane during what is known as osmosis. The concept is relatively simple: a semipermeable membrane separates two liquids with different salt concentrations, and salt ions pass through the membrane until both concentrations equilibrate. The innovation is based on … Read more

How rare earth metals found in Sweden can affect biodiversity?

How rare earth metals found in Sweden can affect biodiversity?

The Swedish mining company LKAB announced that it has found the largest deposit of rare earths in the European Union in the far north of the country, a deposit that will represent a “substantial part of European needs.” The discovery of the rare earth deposit, discovered by the Swedish company LKAB, will be key to … Read more

China’s dedicated energy transition policy is showing positive results

china's green energy transition

Climate change poses a significant threat to China’s long-term prosperity. China is the largest carbon emitter in the world. The country contributes 30% of all carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. More than half of the world’s steel and cement comes from China. And, the CO2 emissions from just these two industries are more than those of … Read more

Addressing India’s Renewable Energy Transition in 2022

India's Renewable energy transition

Despite being a developing nation, India is still the third-largest producer of renewable energy in the world, with over 40% of its installed energy capacity coming from non-fossil fuel sources. The transition into renewable energy generation and energy efficiency has several environmental benefits. The biggest and most prominent is the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions. … Read more

National Hydrogen Energy Mission, Explained!

national hydrogen mission

According to the Press Information Bureau, the launch of the National Hydrogen Mission was first proposed by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in the Budget Speech 2021-2022. On 15th August 2021, the Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi launched the National Hydrogen Mission under the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy.  Read more: National Hydrogen Mission … Read more