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2 PE funds from Power Trading Corporation likely

July 11, 2011 by

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Power Trading Corporation is the leading power trading solutions provider. It is considering launch of two private equity funds to strengthen its financing capabilities. In May last year, PTC India launched an infrastructure fund as a JV with Ashmore, a specialist emerging markets asset manager. The fund was aimed at providing equity financing to power […]

500 million USD Aloe Environment Fund III

May 24, 2011 by

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Aloe PE is a Mauritius-based Asia-focused PE firm. As part of growing importance of India and South-east Asia in the cleantech investment space, Aloe PE will soon launch a $501 million fund for- Aloe Environment Fund III. This fund aims to specifically invest in companies developing environmental technologies. Given the size of the corpus, the […]

Indian REC Market – Why will it remain attractive?

May 20, 2011 by


Read more on Solar REC market in India – History, Take off and Current Scenario REC Mechanism has been well taken by the RE Project developers with 71 project accredited and 30 projects registered across technologies – wind, biomass, small hydro and co-generation. The result of the last trading session and the floor price, especially the […]

Cleantech investment opportunities not just in China/India, but across SE Asia

May 11, 2011 by


China and India are leaders in Asia’s cleantech sector. There are also good opportunities in rest of the region including Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore and Vietnam. The growth forecasts both in terms of energy demand and market size are encouraging the investors to look at the region seriously. South and southeast Asia (minus China) are […]

CLP Power to expand footprint in India with Rs 1,800 cr investment

April 27, 2011 by


CLP Power would add around 200-300 MW to its cleantech portfolio in India, investing around Rs 1,800 crore this fiscal, according to a recent news article. CLP Power India Pvt Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hong Kong-based CLP Holdings Ltd. CLP Power added in last fiscal around 150 MW portfolio with wind power projects […]

India’s Clean Revolution promises employment to 10.5 million

April 27, 2011 by

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As India attracts more investments in the cleantech space, the sector holds a promise of more than 1 crore jobs by 2020. The Climate Group, a global environmental think tank released a report “India’s Clean Revolution” last month. The report indicates the enormous potential of India’s rising cleantech sector to generate new income and jobs […]

Coal power – Essential ingredient of energy mix in the 12th plan

April 24, 2011 by


The Government of India has been pushing towards non-conventional and renewable energy resources. Also, India recently entered the top 10 RE investment destinations list. The Indo-US nuclear deal is expected to give some thrust to the nuclear power projects, once the local concerns are taken of. But driven by the persisting and widening energy demand-supply […]