Government has issued tenders worth 20,766 MW of solar projects so far, out of which power purchase agreements have been signed for 8,482 MW.
Sharper Shape is the global market leader of automated drone-based asset inspections. Long-distance drone flights could provide significant benefits by enabling a safe, efficient and fast method of inspection.
That technology will be the game changer for India’s infrastructure sector got established on Monday when India’s leading power transmission company, Sterlite Power announced a strategic partnership with the Palo-Alto based Sharper Shape to provide drone inspection services for utility assets in India.
This nomenclature has come from the World’s Bank arm—IFC that raised Rs 1000 cr last year with the tag Masala. IFC has also raised yuan denominated bonds in China called Dim-sum bonds. Japanese yen-denominated bonds are called Samurai.
The international crude oil price of Indian Basket as computed/published today by Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell
Under the scheme, 5 crores LPG connections will be provided to BPL families with a support of Rs. 1600 per connection in the next 3 years. Identification of the BPL families is being done through Socio-Economic Caste Census data.
As many as 25.44 lakh LPG connections have been released to women of BPL families as on today under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana. The scheme which was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Balia, Uttar Pradesh on 01st May, 2016 is currently under operation in 553 districts of 24 States.
Essar Oil has invested Rs 400 crore recently and plans a further Rs 1,200 crore investment to make additional upgrades in the various refinery units over the next 2-3 years.
The Government is implementing several scheme for the promotion of Solar Power in the country.
From barely about 2,400 mega watt of solar power in 2014, India today boasts of over 8000 mw of solar power capacity–which is nearly three and a half times increase in just two years.
State-owned Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), a joint venture company of four Power Sector PSUs under the Union Ministry of Power
In order to reduce dependence on fossil fuels, Ministry of Railways has planned to harness 1000 MW of solar power through
India and the USA are exploring the possibilities to establish the US-India Clean Energy Hub, as a coordinating mechanism in partnership with leading Indian financial institutions, with a view to increase renewable energy investment in India.