83% of electricity capacity added in 2022 came from renewables

83% of electricity capacity added in 2022 came from renewables

The International Renewable Energy Agency (Irena) published a new report, titled Renewable Capacity Statistics 2023. The document concludes that by the end of 2022, global renewable generation capacity amounted to 3,372 gigawatts (GW), which represented a record growth of 295 GW or 9.6%, compared to last year. “This continued record growth shows the resilience of renewables amid the persistent energy … 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

India’s Investment in Renewable Energy at Record High

Renewable energy jobs soar to 12.7m in 2021 despite Covid

India’s renewable energy sector is constantly creating new records, which is good news from an energy as well as climate point of view. Recently, a new report released on investment in this sector has revealed that during the financial year ended March 31, 2022, a record investment of more than Rs 1.13 lakh crore has … Read more

जो कर्नाटक ने किया वो पूरा देश करे तो कोयले से बिजली बनाने की ज़रुरत नहीं पड़ेगी

solar energy statewise data

24 घंटे बिजली के आदि हो चुके शहरी लोगों को लगने लगा था कि हम अब इतनी बिजली बनाने लगे हैं कि दुनिया को बांट देंगे। सोलर प्लांट, विंड एनर्जी, और हाईड्रो पावर प्रोजेक्ट की वजह से हमारे यहां अब कभी बिजली का संकट पैदा नहीं होगा। लेकिन जब हाल ही में कोयले की कमी … Read more

थार के पारिस्थितिक तंत्र में अक्षय ऊर्जा की संभावनाएं

रेगिस्तान में अक्षय ऊर्जा अर्थात सौर और विंड एनर्जी निर्माण की अपार संभावनाएं हैं। यहां साल के अधिकांश दिनों में सूर्य दर्शन होता है तथा तेज हवाएं भी चलती रहती हैं। अक्षय ऊर्जा की संभावनाओं को देखते हुए सरकारी एवं गैर सरकारी स्तर पर ऊर्जा उत्पादन और वितरण पर कार्य चल रहा है। जैसलमेर, बाड़मेर … Read more