India can surpass the target of attaining 100 GW solar energy by 2022 provided it replaces all traditional water pumps by solar water pumps, said a study.
Passengers travelling on unreserved tickets on Indian Railways are in for good news.
The Centre is planning to come out with an alloy policy in a bid to augment the output of special steel in the country, a top government official has said.
In the midst of an unforgiving heat wave, peak power demand in the national Capital on Thursday touched 6,417 mega watts and is expected to touch 6,525 MW in the next few days. According to officials of the Delhi Power Department, peak power demand in June may breach the 7,000 MW mark – the highest ever recorded in the Capital.
To enhance the tourism potential and preservation, the Indian Railway Ministry has decided to bestow more powers to Divisional Railway Managers (DRM) and the directors of the heritage Hills Railways of India.
In a major impetus to Indian Railways’ green pursuits, Howrah Railway Station was awarded CII-IGBC Silver Rating under IGBC Green Railway Stations Rating System.
The green bodies of the Capital along with the Delhi Pollution Control Board and the Central government agencies will keep a tab on the emission levels of the Badarpur Power Plant as it has been earlier identified as one of the most polluting thermal power plants in India.
Authorities at European Patent Office (EPO) have communicated their decision to grant patent to Oil India Limited (OIL) for an invention titled “A method for preventing wax deposition in oil wells with packers”.
The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) is all set to become the first Indian Mountain Railway to introduce air-conditioned rakes.
Like most Indian states, Uttar Pradesh’s discoms have the twin challenge of providing universal household electrification while also ensuring that revenue matches the cost of supply.