Adani Group Known For Dirty Coal in Australia Is A Solar Leader In India

Jon Capistrano
Jon Capistrano
June 28, 2017

Despite facing oppositions, Indian Adani conglomerate is pushing ahead with their plan of building Australia’s largest coal mine. The $4B Carmichael mine project has become controversial (some of its lenders including the Deutsche Bank have decided not to fund Adani for a port development linked with the mine).

In India, Adani has turned out to be a leader in the country’s booming solar energy market. As of March 2017, the company held its position as India’s largest solar energy developer with a total portfolio of 2,000MW, according to a report by the consultancy firm Bridge to India released in June.

The Adani Group is also the largest thermal power producer in India and is planning to build 10,000MW of solar power capacity by 2022.

Click here to read the full story on Quartz India

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
OUR MOST POPULAR POSTS

Trending Posts

The Ins and Outs of Off-grid Solar
General

The Ins and Outs of Off-grid Solar

Off-grid solar appeals to many people, for many reasons. There is often a desire to go an extra step in support of solar power. To have some additional protection from grid issues.