MNRE has continued the National Bioenergy Programme for the period from 2021-22 to 2025-26. The programme has been recommended for implementation in two phases. The Phase-I of the programme has been approved with a budget outlay of Rs 8.58 billion. The National Bioenergy Programme will comprise of three sub-schemes including- waste to energy programme (programme on energy from urban, industrial and agricultural wastes /residues) to support setting up of large biogas, bio compressed natural gas (bioCNG) and power plants (excluding municipal solid waste to power projects); biomass programme (scheme to support manufacturing of briquettes and pellets and promotion of biomass (non-bagasse) based cogeneration in industries) to support setting up of pellets and briquettes for use in power generation and non-bagasse based power generation projects; and biogas programme to support setting up of family and medium size biogas in rural areas.
October 21, 2022
The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) released a draft for the National Repowering Policy for Wind Power Projects, 2022. On August 5, 2016, ...
Odisha notifies its Renewable Energy Policy 2022
Uttar Pradesh’s releases its draft green hydrogen policy 2022
November 9, 2020
Over the past decade, renewable energy financing has gone through various ups and downs depending on the investor sentiment. However, through all of t...
November 14, 2017
While redefining India’s renewable energy targets to meet the country’s Intended Nationally Determined Contributions, the government had set an am...
Biomass co-firing in coal-based thermal power plants
That Time of the Year Policy steps to utilise biomass for power generation and reduce stubble burning