Pollutant spewing coal-based thermal power plants, indispensable because they account for 60% of India’s electricity production, will conform to emission standards by 2022, the Centre informed the Supreme Court on Wednesday.
Fuel Demand Sees An Uptick Despite Skyrocketing Prices On High Demand High Fuel Prices; Higher Consumption
Notwithstanding the record high pump prices, sales of petrol and diesel, by volume, are witnessing sharp increases as more people move places besides, increased industrial activity.
The World Bank has projected a 20% jump in global prices of energy commodities — crude oil, gas and coal — this year, indicating a continued squeeze on fuel consumers in India and raising the prospect of cramping the government’s social spending ability as it heads back to the people for another mandate.
The Centre will have to ramp up the pace of road construction from 134 km to 167 km per day to clinch the flagship rural roads programme, PMGSY, this year.
The Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train is expected to have two terminals in the western and eastern parts of the city.
Devendra Kumar has taken over as divisional railway manager (DRM) of Vadodara railway division of Western Railway, replacing Amit Kumar Singh on Monday.
The Railways has asked its zonal offices to prepare a blueprint to ensure that field staffers such as trackmen, gangmen and section officers are not harassed for delays in maintenance work.
Solar project developer SunSource Energy today said it will set up a 2.5 MW solar rooftop at Jamia Millia Islamia University, which would help the institution save around Rs 1 crore in energy cost every year.
Airport South is reportedly the first Metro station in the country to implement the Bio-digester technology which was dedicated to the Swachh Bharat Mission by the Defence Research and Development Organization.
Inspired by the Norse god of sun, wealth and prosperity – Freyr, this Hyderabad-based startup literally harnesses the power of the sun to electrify business establishments as well as homes in urban and rural areas in a sustainable manner.