According to an internal assessment by the Andhra Pradesh government, there has been a sharp rise in the greenhouse gasemissions (GHG) from 54 million tonnes of CO2 equivalent in 2005-06 to 103 million tonnes of CO2 equivalent in 2013-14.
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Monday filed the first chargesheet in cases of alleged conspiracy behind rail accidents before a Patna court. Nine people, including two Nepalese citizens, have been charged with conspiracy to blow up rail tracks and a train near Bihar’s Ghorasahan railway station in October 2016.
Toeing the line of electricity distribution companies in Uttar Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka-based discom Bescom has cancelled the power purchase agreements (PPAs) of 75.6 MW wind power projects commissioned before March 31.
A bill providing for setting up of the Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy in Andhra Pradesh was introduced in the Lok Sabha today.
In a move that could further complicate asset division between the two Telugu-speaking states, Andhra Pradesh has staked a claim to the country’s second largest state-owned coal firm, Singareni Collieries, now being controlled by Telangana.
Passengers heading to and from Odisha and a part of Andhra Pradesh can expect to face difficulties for the next nine days.
As Andhra Pradesh gears up to shape its new capital Amaravati, it has alloted 996 acres of land to a dozen institutions to set up educational, health and other bodies at a projected cost of Rs 17,808 crore.
In the first of a kind attempt, the Government of India, through the Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) under the Ministry of Power has announced retrofitting of 10 lakh conventional street lights with LED lights in Gram Panchayats of seven districts in Andhra Pradesh.
The World Bank has announced $ 240 million credit line to support Andhra Pradesh Government’s effort to provide 24×7 quality and affordable power to its citizens.
Wind project developers are alarmed over a move by Andhra Pradesh Southern Power Distribution Co Ltd (APSPDCL), the southern state’s main distribution company