Climate Action Tracker, an initiative tracking global carbon emission, has said that the continuing rapid growth in renewable energy in India and a slowdown in coal development is one of the most important developments underway globally.
More than 82 percent of the country will have more than enough power in FY18, the Central Electricity Authority has said.
India’s diesel demand is expected to rise to record levels again this year as a slew of infrastructure projects boosts use of the transport and industrial fuel, although a government-induced cash shortage will hold growth to its slowest in three years.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is one the most effective communicators and has given new direction to India’s economy, President Pranab Mukherjee said today.
In a countdown to three years of Modi government, CNBC-TV18 spoke to the heads of different ministries to know all about the work done by them over the years.
Coal will remain India’s main energy source for the next three decades although its share will gradually fall as the country pushes renewable power generation, according to a government report seen by Reuters
Investors in China and India increasingly dominate ownership of coal reserves amid campaigns for divestment in many rich nations to limit the risks from climate change, a study showed on Tuesday
India is scouting for global investors as there is a huge demand for infrastructure investment in the country, LSE CEO Nikhil Rathi has said.
Solar power tariff dropped further to hit a new low of Rs 2.44 per unit in the auction conducted for Bhadla solar park.
Power Minister Piyush Goyal said that there has to be a give and take mechanism between countries for the industry to flourish.