Proposed Bilaspur-Manali-Leh rail link a challenge to engineers

Proposed Bilaspur-Manali-Leh rail link a challenge to engineers

In a bid to match the strategic road and rail network that China has built along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) with India, railways minister Suresh Prabhu has laid the foundation stone for the final location survey of the Bilaspur-Manali-Leh rail line that would be the world’s highest rail link.

Russia in talks with India on mini hydel projects

Russia in talks with India on mini hydel projects

Russia’s Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation is holding preliminary talks with the Indian government and private companies to expand its footprint in India by venturing into the small container-based mini hydro power segment.

New Energy Conservation Building Code launched by Goyal

New Energy Conservation Building Code launched by Goyal

The new Energy Conservation Building Code (ECBC) 2017 prescribing energy performance standards for new commercial buildings to be constructed in India was launched by Power Minister Piyush Goyal at an event here on 19 June. “I have recommended that all new buildings and offices in the future should be Super ECBC and Net Zero Energy […]