The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) is to set up India’s first offshore wind turbines at Arichamunai near Dhanushkodi at an estimated investment of ₹300 crore, according to Bhanu Pratap Yadav, Joint Secretary, MNRE.
The Railways is going ahead with its plan to recruit retired employees to technical categories on a contract basis . Employees’ unions had strongly objected to the decision.
Last month, six energy producing companies won rights to set up wind power projects in Gujarat and sell power to the State’s utility firm.
Aliaxis Group SA, a global manufacturer and distributor of advanced plastic piping systems, will shift focus from construction to infrastructure in India and plans to set up an innovation centre in the country next year, CEO Laurent Lenoir said.
India is likely to lobby heavily for an end to the discriminatory “Asian premium” on oil prices and a “responsible” price mechanism, as it prepares to host a major conference for oil producing and consuming countries.
Even as the global electric vehicle (EV) market is on the cusp of an exponential growth in the wake of big push by governments across the canvass, the car-makers may encounter bumpy roads ahead, according a report.
Paper imports during the first nine months of the current financial year rose 40% to 1.47 million tonnes or almost 15% of the total consumption in the country, posing a threat to the domestic industry, according to industry sources.
The Board of Coal India Ltd. deferred any decision on an interim dividend at its meeting held on March 7.
Bengaluru’s aerial mission to produce a three dimensional map of rooftop solar power potential using Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) data can give this key source of power a big boost.
Penetration of internet even in remote corners has given an edge for the railways to receive and respond to feedbacks on social media as quick as possible in the recent past.