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India's surging economy could doom climate efforts unless richer nations step up

Apr 24th, 2019;  Source: Technology Review

No matter how fast the country builds new solar and wind farms, that alone won’t be enough. In the flat terrain of eastern Karnataka, deep in the interior of the Indian subcontinent, you don’t see the Pavagada Solar Park coming. But when it appears, on the far side of a dusty little vi ...ReadMore

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ET Awards 2018 for Entrepreneur of the Year: Sumant Sinha, Chairman & MD, ReNew Power Ventures

Nov 18th, 2018;  Source: Economics Times

The entrepreneurship and leadership of Sinha, an alumnus of IIT-Delhi, IIM-Calcutta and Columbia University, has helped ReNew Power become India’s No. 1 renewable energy company. Give me green! I have the power and promise a c ...ReadMore

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Massive capital flow needed to boost India's transition to renewable energy

Sep 26th, 2018;  Source: Business Standard

Conditions have to be created for the infusion of capital needed to accelerate the transition to renewable sources of energy, according to a panel of experts. Ajay Mathur, the Director General of TERI and Co-Chair of the Energy Transitions Commission (ETC) who chaired the panel on Tuesday, ...ReadMore

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Goldman Sachs ReNew Power stake sale to be biggest IPO exit by a PE firm in India

May 27th, 2018;  Source: Livemint

Goldman Sachs could fetch Rs. 4,000-4,500 crore in the stake sale via the ReNew Power IPO Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s planned $600 million stake sale in ReNew Power Ventures Pvt. Ltd will mark the biggest exit for a private equity fund through an initial share sale in India. ...ReadMore

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ReNew Power in talks to buy 700MW of renewable energy assets

May 25th, 2018;  Source: Livemint

Discussions follow renewable power firm’s acquisition of Ostro Energy last month India’s largest renewable power company ReNew Power Ltd is in discussions to acquire around 700 megawatts (MW) of renewable assets, a s ...ReadMore

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India's largest renewable power company is set to go public

May 20th, 2018;  Source:

The first initial public offering (IPO) in India from the booming renewable energy sector is here. ReNew Power, India’s largest renewable energy producer, is looking to raise Rs2,600 crore ($390 million) through its first public share sale. The move ...ReadMore

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ReNew Power buys Ostro Energy after CPPIB puts in $247 million

Apr 3rd, 2018;  Source: Livemint

The Ostro acquisition increases ReNew Power’s capacity to over 5,600 MW, the latest investment takes CPPIB’s total commitment in ReNew Power to $391 million. ReNew Power Ventures Pvt. Ltd on Monday said it is acquiring Ostro Ener ...ReadMore

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Modi, in Davos, Praises Globalization Without Noting India?s Trade Barriers

Jan 23rd, 2018;  Source: The New York Times

DAVOS, Switzerland — Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India issued a strong call on Tuesday for nations to embrace globalization, combat climate change and strengthen international institutions like the World Trade Organization. “F ...ReadMore

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India Inc's dream team for 2018

Dec 28th, 2017;  Source: Economic Times

“Old chestnuts and new disruptors will battle it out next year. Steel will become sexy again and tech will go beyond robots.” SPENDING JUNE WITH THE SUN SUMANT SINHA: ReNew the Faith GAME ...ReadMore

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ReNew Power Ventures raises $50 million in debt from Yes Bank

Aug 18th, 2017;  Source: Livemint

ReNew Power Ventures will use the Yes Bank funds to refinance the debt of its Amba wind power project in Madhya Pradesh. Renewable energy company ReNew Power Ventures Pvt. Ltd has raised around $50 million in debt from Yes Bank Ltd to refina ...ReadMore