Maharashtra tops in investment made by domestic firms and government entities in infrastructure projects in the country, according to the report published by NITI Aayog.
In view of the heavy rains in Maharashtra, Northern Railways on Wednesday cancelled 16 trains to and from the state.
State-owned power sector financier Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) extending a term loan worth Rs 13,000 crore to Maharashtra State Power Generation Company (MAHAGENCO), REC said on Monday.
Indian Railways is going to launch several new train services on different routes that will benefit thousands of passengers from UP, Odisha, Bihar, Punjab, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Jammu & Kashmir.
Chandrapurdistrict in Maharashtra rich in natural resources of lime and coal boasts of one of Asia’s largest thermal power plants and several cement factories.
Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday said public sector oil companies have decided to set up an integrated refinery-cum-petrochemical complex with a refining capacity of 60 million metric tonnes per annum (mmtpa) at an estimated cost of Rs 2.70 lakh crore at Babulwadi in Maharashtra.
IN A bid to improve energy efficiency in Maharashtra, the state government would conduct energy audits in 1,500 government offices. The announcement was made on Monday by Piyush Goyal, Minister of State with Independent Charge for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines.
Union Minister of State with independent charge for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines Piyush Goyal will be the chief guest at Badalta Maharashtra, a two-day conclave organised by Loksatta of The Indian Express Group, beginning on Monday.
The Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) launched a new Star Rating Programme for air pollution on June 5, 2017–World Environment Day.
In January this year, a report estimated that air pollution kills 1.2 million Indians each year and takes 3 percent off the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). The levels of the most dangerous airborne pollutants grew by 13 percent in India between 2010 and 2015, the report by environmental NGO Greenpeace added. Read More… […]