As part of the Government of India’s Street Lighting National Programme (SLNP) over 21 lakh conventional street lights have been replaced with LED street lights across the country.
Bangladesh’s excessive dependence on natural gas for electricity generation and its failure to develop other energy alternatives to feed its economy has weakened its energy security.
With the cheapest power from Bhakra Nangal and Beas projects all set to fall in the first quarter due to depleted level of water at reservoirs, the power utilities in Punjab and Haryana will have to spend extra buck to maintain adequate supply.
India’s mammoth state railways, much of them stuck in colonial times, have missed earnings targets for the third straight year and debts have shot up, documents seen by Reuters show, raising doubts about an ambitious modernisation drive.
State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) made 23 oil and gas discoveries in the fiscal year ended March 31 as a record number of wells drilled helped it uncover new reserves.
Ministry of Power is looking to assist public sector entities who are planning to take up Research and Development initiatives and has asked its nodal agency Central Electricity Authority to invite applications for the same.
A government oil company in the United Arab Emirates says it has opened the country’s first solar-powered gas station in Dubai.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a meeting of infrastructure sectors, including roads, railways, airports, digital ports and coal, calling for a consolidated approach to complete existing projects within stipulated timelines.
At PRAGATI meet, PM Narendra Modi takes serious view of corruption in Indian Railways, directs strictest action
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today took a serious view of the “large number of complaints” about “corrupt practices” of Railway officials and directed strictest possible action against those found guilty.
Will help save forests; offer durable, waterproof and recycable raw material
Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) announced on Wednesday that it has entered into a license agreement with Resysta International GmbH (Resysta) which gives RIL exclusive rights of production and marketing of RelWood™, a Natural Fiber Polymer Composite (NFPC), in India.