Rapidly moving away from fossil fuels and other non-renewables to clean energy sources, Moody’s has predicted that India is all set to surpass its commitments under the Paris Agreement, reports Clean Technica.
Maruti Suzuki, India’s biggest carmaker, is set to transport half of its cars via the Indian Railways by 2030, reports Business Standard. This will be a significant deal for the railways. Gurgaon based car maker, during the last four years has already transported 5 lakh cars via the Indian Railways.
On Thursday morning (16 May), the IRCTC website stopped working while lakhs of users were trying to book tatkal tickets. The website began flashing a “Downtime Message” which claimed that the e-ticketing services won’t be available due to maintenance activity, reports Times Now News.
In a bid to reduce harmful emissions, the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) will commission a coal power plant of 660 megawatt (MW) capacity based on ultra-supercritical technology in June, reports Hindu BusinessLine.
The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has stepped up efforts to ensure that land and transmission facilities are in place for developers who partake in auctions conducted by the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI), reports Economic Times.
Saudi Arabia has come to the rescue for India as Iranian oil shipments have come to an absolute halt following the Unites States (US) having enacted stringent economic sanctions against the Islamic republic.