Prices of petrol and diesel in Mumbai fell 21 paise per litre and 11 paise per litre, respectively, on October 18. The revised price for the two fuels in the city now stands at Rs 88.08 per litre and Rs 79.24 per litre, respectively, according to Indian Oil Corporation.
Delhi’s air quality for the first time this season deteriorated to ‘very poor’ category with several areas in the national capital nearing towards severe levels of pollution, according to authorities.
Delhi Gets A Breather: Rani Jhansi Flyover Inaugurated, To Ease Commute For Five Lakh Travellers Daily
Rani Jhansi Grade separator, an ambitious flyover project in north Delhi was thrown open to the public by Union Environment Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan, yesterday (16 October). The six-lane, 1.8-km grade separator will provide connectivity
Several resident welfare associations and civil society groups in Delhi have urged Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to reduce VAT on petrol and diesel in the city, claiming the residents were suffering due to price hike.
It is the last 10 days of operation for the Badarpur Thermal Power Station (BTPS), the national capital’s biggest power generator for over 45 years and the contributor of 11% of the deadly ultrafine particulate matter (PM2.5) in the city’s air.
Transport minister Kailash Gahlot with his top officials will be leaving for China and Hong Kong for a study tour next week. The government plans to induct electric buses in the city’s transport
To cater to the demands of the upcoming festival season without adding to Delhi’s high pollution levels, two power distribution companies (discoms) in the national capital — BSES Rajdhani Power Ltd and BSES Yamuna Power Ltd
Delhi to save big on electricity bills? Over 2,000 solar rooftop connections expected by year-end, says BSES
Taking to solar energy in a big way, the number of solar connections in Delhi is expected to cross 2,000 by year-end. A report by power distribution company BSES said that 1,077 rooftop solar connections with a sanctioned solar load of more than 40MW have been energised in Delhi to date.
New STP in Delhi can generate three tonnes of biofuel per day: Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan
To combat emerging pollutants from the Barapullah drain in the national capital, Union Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan on Tuesday inaugurated a sewage treatment plant (STP) here, saying it has a capacity to convert 10 lakh litres of sewage into three tonnes of biofuel per day.
The Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), in its report, said Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is the second most unaffordable metro system in the world in terms of percentage of income spent for using it while asserting Delhi