Cut road construction costs: Road Ministry to NHAI

Cut road construction costs: Road Ministry to NHAI

In the wake of funds crunch hitting major road projects, the Road Ministry has asked the Central road making agency NHAI (National Highways Authority of India) to explore reducing the road infrastructure construction costs through new technology and innovative means in a bid to make projects financially viable.

Multi-crore rooftop solar power scam in JAKEDA

Multi-crore rooftop solar power scam in JAKEDA

A multi-crore scam has surfaced in Jammu and Kashmir Energy Development Agency (JAKEDA) where Rs 155 crore works for supply, installation and commissioning of roof top solar power plants were allotted to 10 firms without any tenders while the 14 other firms which qualified in the tendering process got just Rs 42.35 crore contract.

consumers looking to install rooftop solar panels

consumers looking to install rooftop solar panels

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) in association with the World Bank and Asian Development Bank is developing a unified web portal, which will facilitate as a single-window clearance system for the consumers looking to install rooftop solar panels.