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India


G20 Environment Ministers: No Consensus on Phasing Out Coal

The U.S., UK and other countries want world governments to commit to a phaseout of the use and financing of coal-fired power generation, but officials who met at the G20…


Workers on 'War Footing' to Get India Coal Plant Operating

One of the largest coal-fired power plants in India—beset by technical issues that have knocked it offline and contributed to a power crisis in the Punjab region—is set to resume…


India Pursues Ambitious Solar Goals Despite Pandemic's Impact

India has one of the world’s most aggressive solar development targets. The country’s leaders have said they want to install 450 GW of renewable power generation capacity by 2030, a…


India Cites 'Cheaper' Coal in Planning New Units

A draft copy of a document outlining India's latest National Electricity Policy (NEP) reportedly shows the country is considering building new coal-fired generation capacity, even as it sets new carbon…


Licensing Green Technology Can Boost India's Economy

During lockdown, Delhi, one of the world's most polluted cities, enjoyed some of the freshest air that the capital has seen in decades. Having witnessed the benefits of eliminating pollution…