Vishwas Jape, senior advisor to the World Bank, has raised objections to the ‘waste-to-energy’ plant planned by the Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) at its Moshi garbage depot.
On October 7, a boulder the size of house broke off a mountain in the Araku Valley region in Andhra Pradesh and fell on a 50-year-old railway bridge, destroying one of its piers for good and rendering the country’s highest broad-gauge freight line useless.
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) may soon take a call on the methodology for allocation of coal mines for commercial mining, an official source said.
THE NEWLY-INAUGURATED Bandhan Express began its first commercial run between Kolkata and Khulna from Kolkata railway station at Chitpur on Thursday morning.
Citing poor performance by autonomous national oil companies (NOC) ONGC and Oil India Ltd, the petroleum ministry has further tightened the screws on them by handing over approval of their exploration and development activities to the upstream technical arm Directorate General of Hydrocarbons (DGH).
Even as Power Minister R K Singh Thursday said the state-run National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) would float tenders to buy farm stubble for use as fuel at its power plants
With Demand Rising, Solar Prices May Fall Below The Current Record Low Of Rs 2.44, Says ISA Director General
The price of solar electricity has touched record low this year, going down even below that generated by traditional coal-based power plants
The Railways will soon send a detailed report to the UNESCO World Heritage Centre on the damage done to the Darjeeling Himalayan Railways (DHR), popularly known as the toy train service, during the recent Gorkhaland agitation.
The Union Cabinet on Thursday cleared a proposal for enhancement of the carpet area of houses for middle income group (MIG) category under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Urban (PMAY-U).
The newly-inaugurated Bandhan Express began its first commercial service between Kolkata and Khulna from Kolkata Railway Station on Thursday morning.