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GWEC India announced to develop country’s wind potential

GWEC has announced that they will establish GWEC India to work with government and stakeholders to renew momentum around wind power development.
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European Union increases funding for renewables growth in Nigeria

The European Union has added €10 million ($11.9 million) in funding for the Climate Investor One (CI1) financing facility.
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Masdar and Tribe partner to develop Australian waste-to-energy projects

The aim of the JV company is to develop EfW projects across Australia, as well as to support the delivery and management of these projects.
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Policy proves a key barrier to green hydrogen adoption

Green hydrogen faces barriers that are inhibiting its uptake and require an integrated policy approach to grow market penetration, IRENA indicates.
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UK’s ban on petrol and diesel cars ‘wasn’t helpful’ say motoring...

A bullish report into the future of Britain’s automotive industry called for decarbonisation of the fuel not the vehicle, with experts saying the Government’s ban on diesel and petrol cars “wasn’t helpful”.
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European oil firms lead US counterparts in renewable strategies

The top six European firms have over 28GW of renewables capacity in the pipeline, with BP, Total and Equinor making up over 70% of this.
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Ecuador could achieve 400MW solar PV capacity by 2030, GlobalData

Ecuador is laying the foundation for 15% solar PV growth over the coming decade, data and analytics company GlobalData reports.
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AfDB approves $120m loan for 50MW Malagarasi Hydropower Project

The Malagarasi Hydropower project has several components: a run-of-the-river hydropower facility; a 54- km-long, 132-kV transmission line that will connect to Tanzania’s national grid
Hydroelectric

Hydroelectric plants have the fastest start-up time of US electric generators

Most hydroelectric turbines can go from cold start to full operations in less than 10 mins, faster start-up time than any other generators,
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Horizon Power to build Australia’s first green hydrogen microgrid

Western Australia state utility Horizon Power is to demonstrate the country’s first renewable hydrogen microgrid.

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