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With $2.5 billion of M&As in 2018, India’s renewables sector is set for a leap

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In just the first half of the year, India’s booming renewable energy sector has seen merger and acquisition (M&A) deals worth over $2.5 billion (around Rs16,631 crore). In April, ReNew Power, India’s largest renewable energy company, acquired New Delhi-based Ostro Energy for around $1.5 billion, what has been the biggest such deal in the country Read More

Demand for electronics and electric vehicles will make mining companies spend $750 billion to mine this metal

8 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Demand for electronics and electric vehicles will make mining companies spend $750 billion to mine this metal
Demand for lithium is growing so fast that investments in new mines are estimated to range from $350 billion to $750 billion. Published 1 hour ago  |  Photo by Reuters/Regis Duvignau $750 billion Lithium is already in high demand. The metal is the main component of the batteries that power our phones and computers. But demand Read More

Even in European countries with the dirtiest electricity, electric cars are cleaner than diesel

9 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Even in European countries with the dirtiest electricity, electric cars are cleaner than diesel
Opposition to the electric-car revolution has long argued that if one accounts for the well-to-wheel impact—the pollution produced from the entire cycle of power generation to fuel a car, rather than just the gasoline to power it—battery-powered vehicles are not necessarily any cleaner than gas-powered ones because of the dirty ways we produce electricity. Scientific Read More