At least 32 people onboard an oil tanker are missing after it collided with a bulk freighter off China’s east coast on Saturday evening, Xinhua news agency reported.
The Pune Division of the Indian Railways has saved Rs 1.45 crore in electricity bills in 2017 by using solar energy at its stations, reservation centres and workshops.
The government on Wednesday formed a ministerial committee headed by finance minister Arun Jaitley to decide what to do with old, pre-existing projects in ports, which have become unviable.
As it inches towards the March 2022 target of 175 gigawatts (GW) of renewable energy (RE) capacity, India’s green push is blunted somewhat due to the feeble progress in addressing the damage on account of the country’s massive fleet of aging and inefficient coal- and lignite-fuelled thermal power plants.
There is no plan under consideration at present to have all vehicles electric powered in the country by 2030, Parliament was informed on Tuesday.
New Year’s Day is an opportune occasion for reflection and re-emphasis. I summarise below 10 energy-related suggestions that I made last year, in part to remind and in part to influence the government’s agenda.
Exit of passengers from Rajiv Chowk Metro Station will not be permitted from 9 pm onwards on the New Year’s Eve, the Delhi Metro said on Friday.
Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday said the government has taken a conscious decision to prioritise safety over other aspects even though punctuality of trains remains the top priority.
The Union Railway Ministry has conceded it has revised the minimum qualification required to apply for the job of a track maintainer because recent recruits for the position were highly qualified and showed reluctance to work.
For the overall cleaning in the train, the Chief Minister gave four stars. From Tuesday, the Northern Railway started taking feedback from the passengers about their experience about the refurbished train.