Distributive policy

Deepesh Nanda, CEO, GE Gas Power South Asia, Energy News, ET EnergyWorld

New Delhi: In an exclusive interaction with SUMMEREnergyWorld, Deepesh Nanda, CEO of GE Gas Power South Asia, talks with us about recent developments in green hydrogen, his company’s plans for it, how to scale up production in India and more. Edited excerpts: What do you think of the green hydrogen policy announced recently? The announcement […]

Distributive policy

FERC releases new policy for natural gas project certifications and formalizes consideration of environmental justice issues for the first time – Energy and Natural Resources

United States: FERC Releases New Policy for Natural Gas Project Certifications and Formalizes Consideration of Environmental Justice Issues for the First Time March 10, 2022 Beveridge & Diamond To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. At its February meeting, the […]

Redistributive policy

Ban on importing vehicles, a window to review the policy

The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce, National Agenda Committee on Transport and Logistics, presented a detailed report to the government outlining strategies that could be adopted to significantly reduce congestion and pollution in Colombo. One of the strategies identified was to encourage the import of electric vehicles and to discourage the import of internal combustion engine […]

Distributive policy

Manchin discusses Russia and energy policy | News, Sports, Jobs

WASHINGTON — West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin believes we have the energy available in the United States to meet our domestic and international needs, which in turn would reduce the need for Russian oil. Manchin, DW.Va., participated in a video news conference Wednesday with reporters from across the state to discuss developments in […]

Distributive policy

Green Hydrogen Policy and Way Forward – The New Indian Express

Express press service NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his Independence Day speech last year, made an aggressive plea for green energy and announced the National Hydrogen Mission. The objective of the mission is to help the country achieve its goal of producing 5 million tonnes of “green hydrogen” by 2030 and the associated […]

Distributive policy

Green hydrogen policy is great, but we need more

The challenge is immense. Currently, the industrial sector, including manufacturing, refining and fertilizer industries, contributes more than a quarter of India’s total carbon emissions. But the good news is that on the political front, momentum is building, especially after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s powerful statement on India’s climate targets at the CoP-26 summit in Glasgow […]

Distributive policy

Taiwan needs more political support for charging infrastructure

Last year, Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) launched a project to build public electric vehicle (EV) charging stations; the Bureau of Standards has also approved the use of the Combined Pricing System (CCS) type 1+N. But overall, the Taiwanese government is still slow to switch from gasoline-powered vehicles to electric vehicles. Power grid instability […]

Constituent policy

Himanta urges investors to take advantage of customizable industrial policy and invest in Assam

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has urged leading industrialists and financiers in Mumbai to invest in various sectors of the state and assured them of the government’s full cooperation in this regard. He held separate meetings with industry leaders at a roundtable hosted by FICCI as well as the Tata Group and […]

Distributive policy

India to launch national hydrogen policy on Thursday

The policy aims to boost the production of green hydrogen in the country. Fuel can be a game-changer for India’s energy security, which imports 85% of its oil needs and 53% of its gas needs. Addressing a conference on “India’s Leadership in Energy Transition” here, the minister said the first part of the policy to […]

Distributive policy

A complete overhaul of the electricity sector policy is badly needed

EVER-INCREASING generation overcapacity, born of faulty policies, and almost no improvement in network capacity, in terms of transmission and distribution, have already hit the electricity sector hard and will continue to do so unless the government make a major policy change. The situation, if left unaddressed, would leave the state-owned Power Development Board further mired […]

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States prepare for electrifying future with policy framework and charging infrastructure for electric vehicles, Auto News, ET Auto

The electric vehicle movement in India has not seen the desired growth due to the lack of affordable long-range vehicles and insufficient public infrastructure for charging electric vehicles. India is ready to play an important and strategic role in the world of electric mobility. Many states have policies in place for greater adoption of electric […]

Distributive policy

With a policy strongly focused on renewable energies, measures remain positive to support investments

Union budget 2022-23: Sovereign green bonds for public sector projects remain positive for core public sector companies Rooftop solar system installed in a private institution. image creditAjinkya Machale The policy of the Government of India (GoI) focused on renewable energy (RE) investments and reducing the carbon footprint in the country remains strong. At the policy […]

Regulatory policy

New Jersey LCV Rolls Out Joint Agenda of Bold Environmental Policy Priorities

Trenton, NJ – New Jersey League of Conservation Voters Education Fund (New Jersey LCVEF) has joined more than 25 advocacy partner organizations from across New Jersey to advance a bold joint agenda designed to keep New Jersey at the forefront of the national movement to achieve climate and justice action that will protect our families […]

Redistributive policy

EU energy tax policy contradicts climate targets, say auditors – EURACTIV.com

Energy taxation, carbon pricing policies and fossil fuel subsidies need to be more closely aligned if the European Union is to meet its 2030 climate targets, say EU auditors in a new report released Monday January 31. According to the European Court of Auditors (ECA) report, under the current EU Energy Tax Directive, polluting energy […]

Regulatory policy

Here is a Tax Policy Roadmap for India’s Net Zero Commitment

Climate change is among the top five concerns of CEOs, according to PwC’s 2022 Annual Global CEO Survey, released a few days ago. The survey also revealed that up to 22% of global companies and 27% of Indian companies have made a net zero commitment. Regardless of who drives the climate change agenda, be it […]