Indian states fail to meet renewable targets

Twenty two out of 29 states in India failed to meet their renewable energy targets last year, a new report claims. That led to the loss of more than 25% of electricity expected to be generated from renewable sources in 2012, Greenpeace India revealed in its new report. The Renewable Purchase Obligation (RPO) targets – […]

Protestors urge Indian Government to switch to renewables

Climate campaigners in India staged a protest outside the Legislative Assembly, urging the Government to move from coal-based power to renewable energy sources. The protest, which took place in the state of Delhi during the nation’s on-going budget session yesterday, questioned Chief Minister (CM) Sheila Dixit’s power strategy in the country. The placard read ‘ab […]