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  1. World’s largest tidal power project to be built in Indonesia
    World’s largest tidal power project to be built in Indonesia 8 May 2017

    The Indonesian government has approved plans to develop what has been said to be the world’s largest tidal power plant which will be located off the island of Flores

    Asia,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy
  2. India vows all cars sold in the country will be electric by 2030
    India vows all cars sold in the country will be electric by 2030 5 May 2017

    All cars sold in India will be electric vehicles (EVs) by 2030 in a bid to curb air pollution, according to plans set out by the country’s Energy Minister, Piyush Goyal

    Asia,Transport,Carbon Reduction,COP 23
  3. China’s wind capacity up 13% in first quarter of 2017
    China’s wind capacity up 13% in first quarter of 2017 4 May 2017

    China's installed wind power capacity continued to grow in the first quarter of this year – according to the latest figures from the National Energy Administration (NEA)

    Asia,Sustainable Energy,COP 23
  4. Twice as much renewable capacity as coal installed in India 2016/17
    Twice as much renewable capacity as coal installed in India 2016/17 3 May 2017

    India celebrates yet another renewable energy milestone, with the country installing more than twice as much renewable energy capacity as new coal power capacity in the financial year 2016-17

    Asia,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction,COP 23
  5. Indian space agency develops app to chart solar potential
    Indian space agency develops app to chart solar potential 26 Apr 2017

    The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has developed an android app for computing the solar energy potential of a given location in any part of the country

    Asia,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy
  6. China to crack down on shipping emissions
    China to crack down on shipping emissions 25 Apr 2017

    In a bid to curb ship-related pollution, China is imposing stricter regulations on the use of harmful marine fuels used near many of the nation’s largest ports

    Asia,Policy,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  7. Indian renewable energy projects attract large investments
    Indian renewable energy projects attract large investments 19 Apr 2017

    The development of renewable energy in India has received a significant boost with the announcements of two large loans from the World Bank and the European Investment Bank

    Asia,Finance,Sustainable Energy
  8. 20,000 schools to install rooftop solar in Pakistan
    20,000 schools to install rooftop solar in Pakistan 18 Apr 2017

    The government of Pakistan’s second largest province – Punjab – has affirmed its commitment to the installation of rooftop solar power systems on around 20,000 schools

    Asia,Policy,Sustainable Energy
  9. Renewables in China to attract $782 billion investment by 2030
    Renewables in China to attract $782 billion investment by 2030 12 Apr 2017

    Wind and solar energy sectors in China could receive up to 5.4 trillion yuan ($782 billion) in investments from 2016 to 2030 – according to a new report released on Tuesday 11 April

    Asia,Finance,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction,COP 23
  10. Solar generates over 1 billion kwH in a month in India
    Solar generates over 1 billion kwH in a month in India 11 Apr 2017

    In February 2017, India’s solar power capacity generated a total of 1.355 billion kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity, according to the Central Electricity Authority of India

    Asia,Sustainable Energy

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