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).
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
Four years from deadline, India met only 6% of solar rooftop installation target; domestic users unimpressed by subsidy
With less than four years left to meet its target of installing 40,000 megawatt (MW) of rooftop solar power capacity by 2022, India has installed just about 2,538 MW as of March 2018, a full 94 percent short of the target.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reviewed the progress of household electrification under the ‘Saubhagya’ scheme, focusing on last mile connectivity and distribution of power in urban and rural areas, a PMO statement said.
The government today gave out the 5-croreth free LPG connection, achieving the target almost eight months ahead of schedule. Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan handed over papers for an LPG connection under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana — which was launched on May 1
The finance ministry is likely to approve a subsidy outlay of nearly Rs 4,000 crore for the second phase of FAME India scheme to promote electric and hybrid vehicles, official sources said today.
Bihar deputy chief minister and GST council’s member Sushil Modi on Thursday said the that council can think of bringing the petroleum products under the new tax regime only after the monthly revenue target of Rs 1 lakh crore is achieved.
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.
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.
The fund-crunched Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) has launched a one-time settlement scheme to recover a pending dues amounting to Rs 2,300 crore from government and private consumers who paid their past bills.