As per the ridership statistics for the first week of Monorail operations between Chembur and Mahalaxmi, 54 per cent of the passengers is handled by five out of the total 17 Monorail stations. Chembur is the most used station followed by Bharat Petroleum station.
Despite people losing their lives in the Andheri’s Gokhale bridge collapse; the reports on the structural audit of 445 bridges in Mumbai is pending, thanks to disagreement over the funds between the Railways and IIT, Bombay.
Days after deciding to relocate the $44 billion refinery and petrochemical project from Ratnagiri in Maharashtra, the Centre has now asked Saudi Arabia to participate in its plans for building the strategic fuel reserves caves, which is being built in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh.
Trains running on the Golden Quadrilateral connecting Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata and Chennai will run faster. The Indian Railways going for a massive overhaul of signalling system, on routes connecting these metropolitan cities, which is part of the Rs 77,000-crore project spread across 60000 kms on Indian Railways.
The Gujarat government on Wednesday announced the policy facilitating small scale units that wished to generate solar power. The five years term policy will be called ‘Small Scale Distributor Solar Project Policy’
Gujarat is set to become the first state in the country to use Geothermal energy to produce electricity. The power plant being set up at Dholera will become operational in April.
Electricity supply in the state by private power producers fell sharply in the last year to multi-year lows, even as that by state government owned units rose to all-time high, information provided by the state government shows.
On the first day of his two-day visit to home state Gujarat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi struck a confident note as his told a meeting of Patidars that he will be in Delhi after 2019 as well.
Departmental procedures and inter agency delays has stalled the installation of escalator at Jogeshwari station for almost a year. At present, the K-west ward (Andheri, Jogeshwari) is awaiting its road department approva
The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Agency (MMRDA) will soon sign MoUs with Milan Metro, Milan Municipal Corporation, Singapore Land Transport Authority, Singapore Mass Rapid Transit, Mass Transit Railway Hong Kong