India’s offshore wind power generation capacity is seen climbing to 30 Gw by 2030, on par with China and accounting for 30 per cent of the envisaged capacity of 100 Gw in Asian economies. As per the estimates of the Institute for Energy Economics & Financial Analysis (IEEFA)
Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal has said that Indian Railways has taken Wi-Fi to 710 railway stations, while claiming that it is the best in the country in terms of speed.
Thousands of farmers and labourers paralysed the Indian capital on Wednesday in a protest against what they called the anti-people policies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government, as opposition parties step up pressure ahead of key elections.
Steep logistics cost and infrastructure bottlenecks are weaning away the competitiveness of Indian mining. India’s logistics cost as a percentage of its GDP is 14 per cent, against 10 per cent in America and Japan
Incessant rains coupled with low rake availability have impacted coal supply to power plants, especially in the northern region. Coal supply at the spot auction has also been hit, leading to high bid prices.
Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu Tuesday said many firms of Australia and Japan are keen to invest in India in solar energy sector and there is a need to send market signals for attracting more funds into research and development.
India is set to generate 100 GW solar energy by 2022, noted the Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu.
On the eve of Teachers’ Day, Tata Power and animal rights body PETA India have joined hands to provide humane education programme material to teachers of 250 schools across the country.
Led by State Bank of India (SBI), lenders have sought the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI’s) permission to suspend debt resolution proceedings against Videocon Oil Ventures, a subsidiary of Videocon Industries, for two years.
The Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL) will invest about Rs 170 billion in three petrochemical projects in Odisha to produce polyester fibre to be used as feedstock in a textile park in the state.