After 20 months, Green Buses go off roads as Scania sticks to stand

After 20 months, Green Buses go off roads as Scania sticks to stand

India’s first Green Bus project launched in the city 20 months ago has come to a halt. Despite request from city MP and union minister Nitin Gadkari, Swedish bus maker Scania stopped operating 25 ethanol-run buses from Monday morning sticking to its termination notice issued to Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC).

New policy for rooftop solar power plant soon

New policy for rooftop solar power plant soon

The Jharkhand Renewable Energy Development Authority (JREDA) on Friday said it has prepared a framework for the state rooftop solar power policy 2018 with an objective to produce 500-megawatt (MW) power through grid-connected rooftop solar plants by 2022

GUVNL to procure 1,000MW for September-November

GUVNL to procure 1,000MW for September-November

Faced with reduced supply of electricity by private sector companies under power purchase agreements (PPAs), state-run Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) has invited bids to procure 1,000 MW power on short-term basis through tariff based competitive bidding.

OMCs make provisions for PMUY losses

OMCs make provisions for PMUY losses

State-run oil marketing companies (OMCs) classified a section of loans provided to beneficiaries of the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) in FY18 as ‘doubtful’ as recipients did not ask for LPG refill for a year.