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Climate debate and India’s green energy journey
Oct 05, 2023

Climate debate and India’s green energy journey

If the energy needs of the future population are to be met, India must reduce its dependence on non-renewable resources and become self-reliant in the

Drivers of green energy adoption by discoms
Jan 09, 2024

Drivers of green energy adoption by discoms

The key drivers of RE adoption by discoms are resource endowment and government policy push. In other words “nature” and “nurture” are key to

India’s moonshot: Powering development with green energy
Aug 14, 2023

India’s moonshot: Powering development with green energy

With a conducive domestic environment and international support, India has the potential to be the leading example of green development by its 100th y

Solar solutions: Transforming rooftops into green energy hubs
Mar 30, 2024

Solar solutions: Transforming rooftops into green energy hubs

The groundbreaking PM Surya Ghar Muft Bijli Yojana initiative which will expand India’s RTS capacity even further can help India achieve its net-zer

Untying the Gordian knot: Catalysing green energy investments in emerging and developing economies
Dec 15, 2017

Untying the Gordian knot: Catalysing green energy investments in emerging and developing economies

This report is part of the Observer Research Foundation’s “Financing Green Transitions” series which aims to find potential linkages between private capital, in all its forms, and climate action projects. The series will primarily examine domestic and international barriers to private capital entry for mitigation oriented climate projects, while also examining potential avenues for private capital flow entry towards adaptation and resilienc

A carbon price can rationalise mitigation outlays across technologies
Jul 13, 2023

A carbon price can rationalise mitigation outlays across technologies

India’s decarbonisation plans rest on its ability to generate green energy. Until then, the energy transition path till 2070 will remain at best, a

Budget allocation for urban development expected to rise by 12 percent
Feb 10, 2024

Budget allocation for urban development expected to rise by 12 percent

The increase in funds allocated for improving the quality of life in urban areas by 12 percent, as pledged in the Interim Budget, is positively receiv

China’s Belt and Road Initiative in the Energy Sector: Progress, Direction, and Trends
Dec 05, 2023

China’s Belt and Road Initiative in the Energy Sector: Progress, Direction, and Trends

China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is central to the country’s ambitious policy reorientation. The energy sector accounts for nearly 40 percent of all investments under the BRI, with significant geostrategic and geoeconomic implications. In recent years, China has adopted a “greening the BRI” strategy, emphasising green energy projects. This brief analyses China’s BRI investments in the energy sector to establish the potential trend

DISCOMs: The weak link in India’s energy transition
Mar 27, 2024

DISCOMs: The weak link in India’s energy transition

Unless the financial health of distribution utilities (DISCOMS) can be revived, progress on energy transition can flounder

EU परिषद आणि स्वीडनचे अध्यक्षपद
Dec 28, 2022

EU परिषद आणि स्वीडनचे अध्यक्षपद

स्वीडनचे 2023 चे अध्यक्षपद हे एका गंभीर टप्प्यावर आले आहे कारण युरोपला अनेक आव्हानांचा सामना करावा लागत आहे.

Getting to the Green Frontier
Jan 26, 2022

Getting to the Green Frontier

The Indian government’s commitment to pursuing low-carbon development is evident in its ambitious targets and path-breaking climate initiatives

Green protectionism in the Global North: Implications for the Global South
Dec 05, 2023

Green protectionism in the Global North: Implications for the Global South

The barriers erected by the Global North are intended to facilitate domestic investment in green energy industries but they will curtail the productio

India-Middle East-Europe Economic Corridor: Towards a New Discourse in Global Connectivity
Apr 09, 2024

India-Middle East-Europe Economic Corridor: Towards a New Discourse in Global Connectivity

This report presents an initial stocktaking of the India-Middle East-Europe Economic Corridor (IMEC) announced in 2023 following a meeting in New Delhi between the leaders of India, the US, the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Italy, France, Germany, and the European Commission. Given that the participating economies contribute to almost half of the global GDP, there are many opportunities and challenges associated with the economic corridor.

Indian startup ecosystem: Sunrise sectors and social entrepreneurship on the horizon
Feb 21, 2023

Indian startup ecosystem: Sunrise sectors and social entrepreneurship on the horizon

While significant steps have been taken in recent years to boost the startup ecosystem, a lot more still needs to be done for India to emerge as a glo

Is sodium the future for the electric mobility transition?
Jun 17, 2022

Is sodium the future for the electric mobility transition?

Recent developments in developing sodium-ion battery technology might provide a solution to the materials crisis in the electric mobility transition.

Nurturing Cooperation in the Critical Minerals Supply Chains
Apr 04, 2024

Nurturing Cooperation in the Critical Minerals Supply Chains

The world is experiencing a crucial shift; a new industrial revolution. This time, the colour is green, and the aim is a cleaner, more livable world for future generations. This industrial revolution will require unprecedented access to critical minerals like graphite, cobalt, lithium, and copper, used for some of the most advanced technologies of our time. Many of these minerals are scattered around the globe, and states that do not have the nat

Pokhran II and India’s nuclear energy rise: Trends and challenges
May 10, 2023

Pokhran II and India’s nuclear energy rise: Trends and challenges

A well-designed and predictable policy regime is crucial to realise the atomic energy sector’s real potential

Renewing our future at Glasgow
Sep 23, 2021

Renewing our future at Glasgow

Over the foreseeable future, only massive advances in renewable technology and storage options can reverse the tide of carbon emissions from the incre

Sweden’s presidency of the Council of the EU
Dec 21, 2022

Sweden’s presidency of the Council of the EU

Sweden’s 2023 presidency comes at a critical juncture as Europe confronts several challenges

The Green Deal and dealing with partners: EU in dire straits?
Mar 01, 2024

The Green Deal and dealing with partners: EU in dire straits?

While the Green Deal underscores the ‘whole of EU’ approach, it remains to be seen how the EU can adapt its external efforts to ensure a just tran

The Lobito Corridor: The West’s bid against Chinese domination in Central Africa
Dec 11, 2023

The Lobito Corridor: The West’s bid against Chinese domination in Central Africa

The wide array of economic sectors covered under the PGII’s Lobito Corridor is aimed at countering Chinese presence in African countries

Uzbekistan backs Beijing while exploring alternatives
Mar 19, 2024

Uzbekistan backs Beijing while exploring alternatives

Uzbekistan has embarked on an economic reform drive to unlock Uzbekistan's socio-economic potential through partnerships with China and others

We can’t escape the externalities of great power politics
Oct 28, 2022

We can’t escape the externalities of great power politics

As the US and China glare at each other and leave no ambiguity about their rivalrous intent, the rest of the world must watch these shifting dynamics closely for their potential implications

Why quantum technology may hold the key to alternative energy
Mar 02, 2024

Why quantum technology may hold the key to alternative energy

Quantum technology could be a viable source of energy creation and quantum batteries could offer a reliable replacement for lithium-ion batteries in t

Will Energiewende fail? An examination of Germany’s transition to a low-carbon future
Apr 02, 2018

Will Energiewende fail? An examination of Germany’s transition to a low-carbon future

Germany’s image as the leader in green energy and the creator of “Energiewende” (energy transition) is under siege. According to a recent study, the self-committed goal to reduce carbon emissions by 40 percent by 2020 will likely be missed. This potential shortcoming does not come as a surprise to Germany and has been an intensively discussed issue for many years. Does this mean the end of Germany’s energy transition? This paper anal

उझबेकिस्तानकडून पर्यायांची पडताळणी आणि बिजींगला पाठिंबा
Apr 09, 2024

उझबेकिस्तानकडून पर्यायांची पडताळणी आणि बिजींगला पाठिंबा

उझबेकिस्तानने चीन आणि इतर राष्ट्रांसह भागीदारीद्वारे आ

कार्बन उत्सर्जन रोखण्यासाठी तंत्रज्ञानाचा वापर
Oct 15, 2023

कार्बन उत्सर्जन रोखण्यासाठी तंत्रज्ञानाचा वापर

भारताचे कार्बनविरहितीकरणाचे मार्ग हरित उर्जेच्या निर्मिती क्षमतेवर अवलंबून आहेत.

क्वांटम तंत्रज्ञान हे पर्यायी ऊर्जेचा आधार बनू शकते का?
Mar 12, 2024

क्वांटम तंत्रज्ञान हे पर्यायी ऊर्जेचा आधार बनू शकते का?

क्वांटम तंत्रज्ञान ऊर्जा निर्मितीचा एक व्यवहार्य स्त्र

लोबिटो कॉरिडॉर: मध्य आफ्रिकेतील चिनी वर्चस्वाविरुद्ध पश्चिमेची बोली
Jan 04, 2024

लोबिटो कॉरिडॉर: मध्य आफ्रिकेतील चिनी वर्चस्वाविरुद्ध पश्चिमेची बोली

पीजीआयआयच्या लोबिटो कॉरिडॉर अंतर्गत समाविष्ट असलेल्या

वीज वितरण कंपन्या: भारताच्या ऊर्जा संक्रमणातील कमकुवत दुवा
Apr 16, 2024

वीज वितरण कंपन्या: भारताच्या ऊर्जा संक्रमणातील कमकुवत दुवा

जोपर्यंत वीज वितरण कंपन्यांची आर्थिक स्थिती सुधारत नाह�

शहरी विकासासाठी अर्थसंकल्पीय तरतूदी मध्ये 12 टक्क्यांनी वाढ
Feb 29, 2024

शहरी विकासासाठी अर्थसंकल्पीय तरतूदी मध्ये 12 टक्क्यांनी वाढ

अर्थमंत्री निर्मला सीतारमण यांनी सादर केलेल्या अंतरिम �

सोलर सोल्यूशन्स: घराच्या छतांचं ग्रीन एनर्जी हबमध्ये रूपांतर
Apr 20, 2024

सोलर सोल्यूशन्स: घराच्या छतांचं ग्रीन एनर्जी हबमध्ये रूपांतर

क्रांतिकारी पंतप्रधान सूर्य घर मोफत ऊर्जा योजना उपक्रम,

हरित ऊर्जा के न्यायोचित उपयोग के लिए महिलाओं को सशक्त करने की ज़रूरत
Jul 30, 2023

हरित ऊर्जा के न्यायोचित उपयोग के लिए महिलाओं को सशक्त करने की ज़रूरत

भारत अगर भविष्य में नेट ज़ीरो का लक्ष्य हासिल करना चाहता �

हायड्रोजन नवे वायू इंधन ठरेल का?
Sep 23, 2021

हायड्रोजन नवे वायू इंधन ठरेल का?

जूनच्या उत्तरार्धात रिलायन्स इंडस्ट्रीजने एक महत्वाची घोषणा केली, ती म्हणजे येत्या काळात ते हायड्रोजनच्या (वैज्ञानिक संज्ञा H2) उत्पादन आणि वापरासाठी तब्बल १० अब्ज डॉलर�