Even though Western Coalfields Limited (WCL) has claimed that coal supply to Mahagenco power plants has increased significantly in the past few months, coal stock in some of the plants continues to be alarming.
From 10,000 to 1.45 lakh footfalls in 2 years: Coal mines become major tourist attractions in Maharashtra
Coal mines have become major tourist attractions in Maharashtra, all thanks to the changing perception which has generated interest in the life of the miners, reports BusinessLine.
Private power producer Tata Power today announced its 100 per cent subsidiary Tata Power Renewable Energy Ltd (TPREL) has won a 150 Megawatt (Mw) Solar Photo Voltaic (PV) project on a long-term basis in Maharashtra.
Indian Railways have tied up with self-help groups which will sell organic Alphonso mangoes at a discounted price in the trains. The organic Alphonso mangoes will come from Ratnagiri, a port town in Maharashtra. This is a first of effort of the Indian railways to sell seasonal fruits in the trains.
Two of the country’s oldest trains, Deccan Queen which completes 88 years and Punjab Mail which completes 106 years, will mark the milestones on June 1. Sources said that these trains have been chosen by the Railway Board for upgradation as part of the celebrations.
State-run Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) plans to roll out 1,000 electric cars to Maharashtra government over the next six monthsas the latter plans to create Rs. 25,000 crore market for electric vehicles and supporting infrastructure in the state.
More than 10,000 people (above 25 years) in Maharashtra die prematurely every year due to toxic emissions from thermal power plants, which is the highest in the country. Nationally the figure is nearly 80,000 adults.
Tata Motors to deploy 1000 electric vehicles in Maharashtra: Flags off electric Tata Tigor in Mumbai
Tata Motors and the State Government of Maharashtra has signed a MoU to deploy 1000 electric vehicles in the state. Tata Motors will provide both passenger and commercial EVs in the state and will also facilitate setting up of EV Charging Stations in the State.
The online petition, now gaining ground, has also pointed out that Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis has come out in support of bringing diesel and petrol under the GST purview.
The Maharashtra government appeared to be fifth time lucky with its solar auction of 1000 MW held on Monday. While earlier auctions called by the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co Ltd (MSEDCL) for the same 1000MW