₹1,000 crore subsidy likely for EV charging infrastructure

₹1,000 crore subsidy likely for EV charging infrastructure

The Union government plans to provide ₹1,000 crore as subsidy for building a nationwide charging infrastructure for electric vehicles as it seeks to expedite the roll-out of India’s ambitious EV programme, said two people aware of the development on condition of anonymity.

Many Tamil Nadu power projects in limbo

Many Tamil Nadu power projects in limbo

Several renewable and non-renewable projects in Tamil Nadu have either been delayed or are non-starters. Thermal projects like North Chennai, Uppur and Udangudi with a capacity generation of several thousand MW are nowhere near their scheduled date of commissioning. They were scheduled to be completed between 2019 and 2021.