The Indian Railways is staring at a possible loss of over Rs 2,500 crore annually due to imminent closure of the 41-km long line between Chandrapura and Dhanbad
Progress On Renewable Energy, LED Bulbs and Rural Housing Gets A Pat From PM Modi At The Review Of Key Infrastructure Sectors
The Prime Minister called for establishment of some model solar cities, where the power requirement is fulfilled solely by solar energy. A similar effort, he said can be made to make certain localities kerosene-free.
Prime Minister, Narendra Modi on Monday reviewed progress of key infrastructure sectors including petroleum and natural gas, power, renewable energy and housing. The review meeting, which came soon after the review of connectivity-related infrastructure sectors in the last week of April, lasted for about three hours, and was attended by top officials from PMO, NITI Aayog and all infrastructure Ministries of the Government of India.
The government today said that WestingHouse has expressed willingness to continue with the Kovadda nuclear plant.
The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) has stepped in to keep afloat Ratnagiri Gas and Power, the second avatar of the jinxed Dabhol power project.
union Power Minister Piyush Goyal alleged that Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav had distributed power connections in Uttar Pradesh on the basis of religion giving preference to Muslims over Hindus.
Concerned over poor investment by private sector in big-ticket infrastructure projects, the Niti Aayog has recommended to the government to hike private investment in sectors like roads, railways and shipping,
The Prime Minister’s Office has asked the defence and power ministries to immediately resolve the issue of a no-objection certificate required for a 375-km electricity transmission line to pass through the sensitive border areas of Drass and Kargil to Leh.
In a bid to kick-start majority of the stranded gas based power projects in the country, the government is discussions with
The Government has prepared an action plan to upgrade the exploration and research capacity of Atomic Minerals Directorate for Exploration and Research (AMD), a constituent unit of Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), with a mandate to identify and evaluate mineral reserves including uranium required for the successful implementation of atomic energy programme of the country, […]
The excavation clearance for Units 3&4 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KKNPP-3&4) was accorded by the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) on January 21, 2016. The excavation has commenced on February 18, 2016. The excavation will be carried out in stages for the various plant buildings progressively. The entire excavation is expected to be completed […]