Power plants across the country have shown that load factor is rising for the first time in 10 years. The uptrend is evident across Central, state and private generation capacities.
The Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana (SAUBHGAYA) was launched in Madhya Pradesh on 22nd December 2017, by Union Minister of State (IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy R K Singh and Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan.
After a steep fall for over two years, solar tariffs rose marginally at the latest auction conducted by the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI).
The Central government is committed to provide electricity to all and that too round the clock. It will soon bring a law whereby any power distribution company doing load shedding after a specified date will be penalized bycentre.
PEC deemed university will have a solar technology park on campus, which research scholars will use to conduct experiments.
After a break of two years, wheels are turning again in Rajasthan’s Rashidpura Khori, one of the most unique railway stations in India.
India’s Reliance Industries Ltd will become a major provider of clean energy in the country, Chairman Mukesh Ambani said, as the South Asian nation transitions to renewable energy sources from fossil fuels.
State urban development minister CP Singh emphasised on promoting solar power generation in the state as conventional methods were polluting the environment.
The railways ministry is drawing up a Rs 20-lakh crore investment plan under which it will convert 10,000 km of its trunk routes into high-speed corridors and take up several other modernisation projects.
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