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Experts discuss climate change & the need to go fossil free


Nov 27th, 2020;  Source: CNBCTV18.COM


As climate change takes center-stage in global policymaking, the transition to clean energy is no longer a pipe dream. It’s an urgent need. In the recently contested US elections, battling climate change was one of the key agendas of the Joe Biden campaign. As part of his presidential tr ...ReadMore

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What has climate change led to? Riots, uprising and tyranny


Nov 13th, 2020;  Source: The Print


In ‘Fossil Free’, Sumant Sinha writes about the social and economic impacts of climate change, especially in oil-producing countries. Dirty coal and oil are the main contributors towards global warming and climate change. They are also the main sources of en ...ReadMore

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Businessman writes practical playbook for affordable shift to Fossil Free world


Nov 8th, 2020;  Source: The Print


An overwhelming dependence on fossil fuels has served as a catalyst for global warming, pushing the Earth to its tipping point. Its impact is not only expected to put global food availability and biodiversity at risk, but also raise sea levels and increase the frequency of extreme weather events ...ReadMore

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The Case for Clean Energy Amid the Climate Change Threat: Sumant Sinha


Oct 15th, 2020;  Source: Harpercollins India


Sumant Sinha’s understanding of the global energy landscape and climate change brings a unique, holistic perspective on energy. With his book, Fossil Free, Sinha shares his vision for energy which is not only clean, but also practical and affordab ...ReadMore

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We Are Missing Human Interface: Sumant Sinha, Chairman, and MD, ReNew Power


Oct 1st, 2020;  Source: BW People


While delivering the jury keynote address in the recent ‘HR 40Under40’ inaugural organized by BW People in association with BW Businessworld, Sumant Sinha, Chairman, and MD, ReNew Power, focussed on how important is HR as a domain in revolutionizing the work culture and practices over the yea ...ReadMore

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Akshaya Patra Foundation raises $500,000 in virtual gala


Sep 24th, 2020;  Source: News India Times


The Akshaya Patra Foundation held its ‘Families for Change’ virtual gala this September 19. According to organizers, the total funds raised of $500,000 at the event will provide COVID relief to migrant workers, including cooked meals, ration boxes for families, and Happiness Kits conta ...ReadMore

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More policy incentives needed to sustain growth in renewables


Sep 23rd, 2020;  Source: Business Today


India’s target of 450 Gigawatt (GW) of solar power by 2030 is a realistic target as the sector had a 5-year compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 22 percent until now and in the next two years likely to have about 27 per cent growth” India’s vibrant renewable energy sec ...ReadMore

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Renewables to Power 'Green' Recovery


Aug 24th, 2020;  Source: Business Today


Shift from fossil-based energy sources, decarbonisation of industrial sectors will drive change Renewables are the future of the energy sector. We are in the middle of a great energy transition where we are moving from polluting to clean sources of energy. The w ...ReadMore

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A top boss who has found the silver lining in a crisis


Jul 29th, 2020;  Source:


Sumant Sinha, CMD, ReNew Power, says the lockdown has allowed him more family time and also a chance to focus on his fitness. ...ReadMore

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Tariff for round-the-clock solar power is competitive: ReNew's Sumant Sinha


May 12th, 2020;  Source: Business Standard


India’s first tender to provide round-the-clock (RTC) solar power was won last week by Goldman Sachs-promoted ReNew Power, which quoted a tariff of Rs 2.9 per unit (kwh) for the complete capacity of 400 Mw offered by the government. The tender is unique in several ways. Unlike the nature ...ReadMore