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Delhi Power Tariffs Slashed Across All Consumer Categories

Delhi Power Tariffs Slashed Across All Consumer Categories

The Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission has reduced electricity tariffs for consumers across all categories in the state by up to 32%. Among the states that revised power prices for 2018-19 in the last three months Delhi is the first to slash electricity tariffs.

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Rat-Hole Coal Mining Ban: Meghalaya GoM To Review NGT Decision

Rat-Hole Coal Mining Ban: Meghalaya GoM To Review NGT Decision

The Meghalaya government will soon set up a group of ministers to examine the four-year-old ban by National Green Tribunal (NGT) on rat-hole coal mining, which was the source of livelihood for several thousands and a revenue earner for the state government.

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Uncertainty Over Duties Impacting Tendering For Solar Projects: ICRA

Uncertainty Over Duties Impacting Tendering For Solar Projects: ICRA

The prevailing uncertainty over the quantum and timelines related to imposition of safeguards duty and anti-dumping duty on imported solar cells and modules will impact tendering activity in the solar power sector, research and ratings agency ICRA said.

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International Solar Alliance (ISA): India’s Radiant Multilateralism

International Solar Alliance (ISA): India’s Radiant Multilateralism

The launch of a new global multilateral body, the International Solar Alliance (ISA), is surely a major achievement for the Indian government. The fact that it already has 61 member States, of whom 32 have ratified the initiative, surely gives this organisation the necessary strength to focus global attention on the issue of greater investments in the solar power sector.

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BHEL Forays Into Lake Purification Business Under Smart City Initiative

BHEL Forays Into Lake Purification Business Under Smart City Initiative

Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL), the country’s largest power equipment manufacturer, today announced its foray into lake purificationbusiness with a maiden order for purification of Telibandha lake in Raipur, Chhattisgarh.

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Meghalaya Ministers To Take Stock Of Coal Mining Ban

Meghalaya Ministers To Take Stock Of Coal Mining Ban

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma on Tuesday said the government would soon constitute a Group of Ministers (GoMs) to study the National Green Tribunal ban on coal mining in the state.

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Power Men Across Up Strike Work Against Government's Privatization Bid

Power Men Across Up Strike Work Against Government's Privatization Bid

Power employees across Uttar Pradesh struck work on Tuesday to protest against the state government's decision to privatize electricity in Varanasi, Lucknow, Meerut, Gorakhpur and Moradabad.

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L&t Construction’s Power T&d Business Wins Orders Worth Rs4,353 Cr

L&t Construction’s Power T&d Business Wins Orders Worth Rs4,353 Cr

L&T Construction's Power Transmission & Distribution (T&D) business has bagged orders worth Rs4,353cr on an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) mode.

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We Plan To Invest $500 Million In India Over Ten Years: Dalip Sharma, Delta Electronics India

We Plan To Invest $500 Million In India Over Ten Years: Dalip Sharma, Delta Electronics India

With global revenue of over $8 billion, we are headquartered in Taiwan. We have our presence in India for around 20 years. We have business interest here in the areas of telecom power and renewable energy space. Our market share in the telecom power industry is 75 per cent in India and we are the leading suppliers of PV inverters

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India Rising: Electric Vehicles And Opportunities For Taiwan

India Rising: Electric Vehicles And Opportunities For Taiwan

The government of India launched an ambitious plan to transition to an all-electric vehicular (EV) fleet by 2030. This plan has revved up the Indian automotive industry, in line with the global trends, marking the end of internal combustion engines (ICE).

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Ahead Of Peak Summer, PSPCL Says No Shortage Despite Dip In Power Availability

Ahead Of Peak Summer, PSPCL Says No Shortage Despite Dip In Power Availability

Despite a dip in 1,450 megawatt of power availability this year, the Punjab State Power Corporation (PSPCL) has claimed that there would be no shortage during the peak summer season. Last year, Punjab had power availability of 13,962.62 MW from sources within and outside the state.

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Energy Markets Are Not Changing Fast Enough To Avert Climate Change

Energy Markets Are Not Changing Fast Enough To Avert Climate Change

A report published by the World Economic Forum (WEF) has revealed that while most countries are making some progress to shift to more sustainable energy systems, the pace is insufficient to keep climate change in check.

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Grid Infrastructure, Policy Framework Key To India's Renewables Aim - Irena

Grid Infrastructure, Policy Framework Key To India's Renewables Aim - Irena

India should strengthen its power grids and put an emphasis on a clear policy framework to bring down the cost of capital investments, the head of the International Renewable Energy Agency (Irena) said on Tuesday, as the nation aims for ambitious renewable energy targets.

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NHPC Gains After Commissioning Solar Power Project

NHPC Gains After Commissioning Solar Power Project

NHPC rose 0.76% to Rs 26.65 at 09:18 IST on BSE after the company announced that it has fully commissioned a 50 megawatts solar power project in Theni/Dindigul District of Tamil Nadu on 23 March 2018.

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Asia's Production, Consumption Of Natural Gas Set To Prosper

Asia's Production, Consumption Of Natural Gas Set To Prosper

Asia’s production and consumption of natural gas will prosper over the coming years, according to oil and gas analysts at BMI Research.

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LNG Shipment From Texas Reaching India Next Month: Pradhan

LNG Shipment From Texas Reaching India Next Month: Pradhan

The first liquefied natural gas (LNG) shipment from the US state of Texas will reach India within a week to provide a thrust to the country’s move towards a gas economy, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Wednesday.

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Eni Sees No Problems In Russian Gas Supply To Italy From Political Tensions

Eni Sees No Problems In Russian Gas Supply To Italy From Political Tensions

Mounting geopolitical tensions will not create problems for the supply of gas from Russia into Italy, the CEO of Italian oil major Eni said on Tuesday.

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Crude Oil Futures Fall On Weak Overseas Cues

Crude Oil Futures Fall On Weak Overseas Cues

Crude oil futures plunged by Rs 29 to Rs 4,213 per barrel today as speculators reduced bets amid a weakening trend overseas. At Multi Commodity Exchange, crude for delivery in far month May dropped Rs 29, or 0.68 per cent, to Rs 4,213 per barrel in 220 lots.

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No Change In Diesel Price In India Today; Check Out Rates In Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Lucknow, More

No Change In Diesel Price In India Today; Check Out Rates In Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Lucknow, More

Diesel price in India today: On the similar lines with petrol prices, the state-owned Oil Companies on Wednesday, kept prices of diesel product unchanged in various state capital of India. This was due to global crude oil prices which tumbled - with Brent dropping back below $70 per barrel and U.S.

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Thermal Power Projects With 65,861 Mw Total Capacity Face 13% Cost Overrun

Thermal Power Projects With 65,861 Mw Total Capacity Face 13% Cost Overrun

Thermal power projects under various stages of construction across the country are facing cost escalation of 13 per cent due to delays in implementation.

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MEP Infrastructure Developers Raises Rs 161.79 Cr Via QIP

MEP Infrastructure Developers Raises Rs 161.79 Cr Via QIP

MEP Infrastructure Developers Ltd, a player in the hybrid annuity mode, operate, maintain and transfer, and toll collection projects in India, announced that it has successfully raised Rs 161.79 crore via issue of equity shares through a qualified institutional placement.

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Growth Of Tourism In India Rides On Better Infrastructure & Connectivity

Growth Of Tourism In India Rides On Better Infrastructure & Connectivity

India’s tourism sector has bucked global economic headwinds to remain on a steady growth trajectory for over a decade now. After the historic jump to 40th position in WEF Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index, India crossed the 10 million mark in FTAs for the first time in 2017.

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Indian Railways Bets On Green Corridors With Bio-Toilets To Make Tracks Human Defecation Free

Indian Railways Bets On Green Corridors With Bio-Toilets To Make Tracks Human Defecation Free

In an attempt to boost Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambitious “Swachh Bharat Mission”, Piyush Goyal-led Indian Railways is extensively installing bio-toilets on its coaches so that no human waste is discharged from train coaches on the tracks.

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'Made In India' Trains To Replace Shatabdi Express

'Made In India' Trains To Replace Shatabdi Express

Shatabdi Express may have been the go-to choice for railway passengers, but soon they will be replaced by a self-propelled semi-high speed 'Made in India' train.

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Railways Scraps Rs 2700 Crore Global Tender After Just One Bid

Railways Scraps Rs 2700 Crore Global Tender After Just One Bid

After receiving a rap on its knuckles for setting conditions that go against domestic manufacturers – as also receiving just a single bid – the Railways has scrapped the global tender for its ambitious Rs 2,700-crore project to manufacture aluminium-bodied trainsets.

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Telangana Announces First Tot Auction, Plans To Raise Rs 3,000 Crore Against Nehru Outer Ring Road

Telangana Announces First Tot Auction, Plans To Raise Rs 3,000 Crore Against Nehru Outer Ring Road

Following the Centre’s steps to find innovative methods to finance road projects, state governments like Telangana have decided to adopt National Highways Authority of India’s (NHAI) Toll-Operate-Transfer model at state level to raise capital.

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3 Dams Will Be Constructed In Uttarakhand - Mr Gadkari

3 Dams Will Be Constructed In Uttarakhand - Mr Gadkari

Union Minister Mr Nitin Gadkari as saying that three dams would be constructed in Uttarakhand to stop unutilised share of India in river waters from flowing to Pakistan. The Minister for Water Resources and Transport said water from the dams would be brought to Haryana through the Yamuna river to overcome shortage and irrigate parched lands in the state.

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76 Rail Overbridges To Come Up In Odisha

76 Rail Overbridges To Come Up In Odisha

The state government and the railways will build 76 rail overbridges (ROBs) to ease traffic at busy level crossings. The railways has given in-principle approval for 17 ROBs, while the state government has funded two in Khurda and Bargarh, the minister said in his reply. Detailed project reports (DPRs) are currently being prepared.Works minister Prafulla Kumar Mallik said this in …

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India’s First Road-Railer Train Gets Union Ministry Nod

India’s First Road-Railer Train Gets Union Ministry Nod

Cargo transportation in the country is all set to witness a technological upgrade with the Southern Railway set to launch a road-railer train, which will transport goods to the doorstep of companies passing through rail tracks and roads.

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