Renewable Energy: Here comes the sun

Renewable Energy: Here comes the sun

There is fresh traction for the Centre’s solar push, with new flag bearers beginning to eclipse the more established ones. Andhra Pradesh has emerged on top in terms of cumulative solar project capacity, surpassing the traditional solar leaders — Rajasthan and Gujarat — to report the highest installed solar generation capacity till March 2017.

India’s green targets

India’s green targets

In tune with India’s Intended Nationally Determined contributions (INDC), submitted to the United Nations Frame work convention on Climate change

NTPC To plant 10 million trees during 2016-17

NTPC To plant 10 million trees during 2016-17

Embarking upon an accelerated afforestation drive, state-owned NTPC Ltd announced planting 10 million trees during 2016-17 along with the State Forest Departments of Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Assam, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telengana and Maharashtra.