Ensuring the Just in Energy Transitions

Global emissions are on the rise again after hitting a low in 2020 due to the pandemic induced worldwide lockdowns. As per the International Energy Agency (IEA), world emissions were 2% or 60 million tonnes higher in December 2020 than they were in the same month a year earlier. This is attributed to the re-startContinue reading “Ensuring the Just in Energy Transitions”

The Renewable Story in India

Background: The push for renewable generation capacity in India actually started around 2015. Prior to this, the capacity was being driven by the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM) which had a target of only 22GW by 2022.The impetus was actually provided when the government announced a target of having 175 GW of renewable generationContinue reading “The Renewable Story in India”

The Ground Reality of Carbon Neutrality

Mark Twain once said, “The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated”. In today’s context, reliance on coal is not down and out and it still makes a gigantic economy like China bow down to its feet! This is evident from the fact that the country is presently battling a major power crunch. While theContinue reading “The Ground Reality of Carbon Neutrality”