In its endeavour to make Chandigarh first renewable city, the Chandigarh administration is all set to install country’s largest solar photovoltaic power capacity of 20 MW over water storage reservoirs.
Indian Oil-owned Gujarat Refinery on the outskirts of Vadodara city will invest about Rs 24,174 crore on new projects and expansions in the next five years, a senior company official said today.
Mukesh Ambani’s net worth has soared to $40.1 billion, making him the richest Indian for the 11th year in a row, while Amazon founder Jeff Bezos toppled Bill Gates as the world’s wealthiest person, says Forbes.
European Commission’s Directorate-General for Energy and India’s Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas has jointly organized a conference on EU-India Conference on Advanced BioFuels.
A record 140 crore litres of ethanol will be blended with petrol this year as the government pushes for use of agri-extracts to cut dependence on imports to meet oil needs.
Singh Launches National E-mobility Programme In India; Congratulates EESL For Installation Of 50 Lakh LED Street Lights
EESL to issue tender for procurement of 10,000 electric cars; Per kilometer cost for an electric car is just 85 paisa against Rs 6.5 for normal cars
Programme will be implemented by Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) which will aggregate demand by procuring electric vehicles in bulk to get economies of scale.
US president Donald Trump’s plan to levy import duty on steel and aluminium imports in the US could not only trigger a global trade war but would also force corporate India to redraw its growth plans.
The decision to allow commercial coalmining will not just boost production but also help save Rs 30,000 crore of imports, through the substitution of imported non-coking coal with domestic production, says Crisil.
Hydropower is usually considered a clean energy source but a latest study has now held that hydropower in Mekong River Basin, the longest river in Southeast Asia, might not be climate friendly and has emissions equalling that from fossil fuel sources.
The International Solar Alliance (ISA), jointly launched by India and France at the UN Climate Change Conference over two years ago, is set to turn to the sun to brighten its future with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Emmanuel Macron co-chairing its founding conference in the national capital on Sunday.