India is on course to achieving universal access to electricity and clean cooking facilities by the early 2020s, a decade ahead of other developing countries, the International Energy Agency has said, indicating global recognition for the Narendra Modi government’s energy programme.
The Indian industry traded over 1 lakh Energy Saving Certificates (ESCerts) worth Rs 11.62 crore in the first month since their introduction on 26 September, according to an official statement by the power ministry’s arm Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE).
Electricity generator Mahagenco said the coal stock situation is improving in Maharashtra as the companies supplying the fuel to it have overcome the monsoon calamities.
For major trading houses that ship millions of barrels of oil every day, the prospect of diminishing fuel demand and a shift to renewable power poses a brain-racking challenge with few obvious solutions.
The streets of villages located around Greater Hyderabad and other towns in Telangana will become more environment-friendly.
Alstom has commenced production of electric locomotive at its manufacturing facility in Bihar’s Madhepura a year ahead of its schedule, an official said.
Tamil Nadu today urged the Coal and Railways Ministry to take steps to provide imported coal due to the critical stock situation in the state.
In recent days, most of OPEC members have been echoing the term “ oil marketis balancing” now in response to the effectiveness of their landmark 1.8 million barrels per day output cut pact since 2008 along with Russia.
Large protests were held across Australia on Saturday against Indian mining giant Adani Enterprises’ proposed Carmichael coal mine, which would be the country’s largest coal mine but has been delayed for years over environmental and financing issues.
India could switch to 100% e-vehicles much before 2030 because cost advantage will significantly boost demand, roads transport and highways minister Nitin Gadkari has said.