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NOV 19 2018

NHAI installs solar lights at dangerous spots on bypass

  • Our Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /Chennai, 19th November 2018 Published on : 19th November 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th NOV 2018

  In a move to prevent road accidents, the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) will tap solar energy to light up the 32km-stretch of Chennai bypass that connects four national ...

NOV 19 2018

BASIC meet in India to corner rich nations on climate goals

  • Our Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 19th November 2018 Published on : 19th November 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th NOV 2018

  Ahead of the UN climate conference, environment ministers and top negotiators of BASIC nations — Brazil, South Africa, India and China — will brainstorm here in a ...

NOV 19 2018

Developers still reluctant to bid for solar power assets

  • Our Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /Mumbai, 19th November 2018 Published on : 19th November 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th NOV 2018

  Developers continue to show reluctance to bid for solar power assets, putting question marks over future growth in this industry, once considered as a sunrise ...

NOV 19 2018

New draft rules to help Kerala cities move towards clean energy

  • Our Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 19th November 2018 Published on : 19th November 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th NOV 2018

  With an aim to bring down air pollution, particularly in cities like Kochi, the transport department has come up with draft rules for amending the Kerala Motor Vehicles Rules (KMVR) ...

NOV 19 2018

Rising fuel prices make people take to illegal use of LPG

  • Our Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /Aurangabad, 19th November 2018 Published on : 19th November 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th NOV 2018

  With soaring fuel prices, illegal gas filling units are making a quick buck. The money comes rolling in even though police has carried out several raids.   With ...

NOV 19 2018

Maharashtra to give solar agri pumps at subsidised rates: Bawankule

  • Our Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /Nagpur, 19th November 2018 Published on : 19th November 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th NOV 2018

  The Maharashtra government plans to give 5 horsepower solar agricultural pumps worth Rs 3.5 lakh at a subsidised rate of Rs 20,000 and 3HP pumps costing Rs 1.5 lakh at Rs 15,000 to ...

NOV 19 2018

Solar rooftop deadline over, only 50% apply for plants in Chandigarh

  • Our Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /Chandigarh, 19th November 2018 Published on : 19th November 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th NOV 2018

  With the deadline for installing rooftop solar power plants at residential properties in Chandigarh expired on November 17, only 50% of households have applied for the ...

NOV 19 2018

Power ministry fears merger likely to hurt PFC, REC

  • Our Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 19th November 2018 Published on : 19th November 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th NOV 2018

  The finance ministry proposes to mop up Rs 14,000 crore through an acquisition deal between Power Finance Corporation (PFC) and Rural Electrification Corporation (REC), but the ...

NOV 19 2018

Government, RBI may clash over NBFC liquidity

  • Our Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 19th November 2018 Published on : 19th November 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th NOV 2018

  Sparks are set to fly at the Reserve Bank of India board meeting on Monday as the government and the regulator may clash over necessity for a special liquidity window for ...

NOV 19 2018

FPIs invest over $1bn in November as crude oil prices fall, rupee recovers

  • The Financial Express , Financial Express /New Delhi, 19th November 2018 Published on : 19th November 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th NOV 2018

  Foreign investors have pumped in nearly Rs 8,285 crore into the Indian capital markets so far this month, after pulling out hefty funds in October, due to fall in crude oil prices, ...

NOV 19 2018

Consumers buying polluting Euro 4 fuel from neighbouring states: Delhi dealers

  • Our Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 19th November 2018 Published on : 19th November 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th NOV 2018

  Consumers are buying cheaper and more polluting Euro 4 fuel from neighbouring states due to high taxes in Delhi, defeating the purpose of introducing cleaner Euro 6 emission ...

NOV 19 2018

Auto LPG body wants LPG included in city gas projects

  • Our Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 19th November 2018 Published on : 19th November 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th NOV 2018

  Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi launching CNG projects in 65 cities and initiating 10th city gas licensing round, the apex body of auto LPG suppliers has urged the government ...

NOV 19 2018

Himachal Pradesh: Lawyer alleges irregularities in purchase of eletric buses

  • Our Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /Simla, 19th November 2018 Published on : 19th November 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th NOV 2018

  While Himachal Pradesh Road Transport Corporation is gearing up to purchase 85 electric buses to ensure emission-free transportation facility in tourist towns of Shimla and ...

NOV 19 2018

India hands over e-rickshaws to Senegal, to boost clean energy ties

  • Our Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 19th November 2018 Published on : 19th November 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th NOV 2018

  External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj Friday handed over two e-rickshaws to the Ambassador of Senegal here in a gesture symbolising the partnership between the two countries in ...

NOV 19 2018

CNG to make up 50% of vehicle sales on infrastructure push: Report

  • Our Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 19th November 2018 Published on : 19th November 2018
  • Created:Mon 19th NOV 2018

  If the required infrastructure is put in place by the government over the next decade, natural gas vehicles could account for one out of every two vehicles sold in the country by ...

NOV 17 2018

PSPCL mops up Rs 975cr by selling surplus power

  • Manish Sirhindi , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 17th November 2018 Published on : 17th November 2018
  • Created:Sat 17th NOV 2018

  The Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) earned Rs 975 crore up to October 31 this fiscal by selling over 1,800 million units of surplus power to discoms of other ...

NOV 17 2018

Arunachal: 278-metre concrete gravity dam gets green nod in Lower Dibang Valley

  • Prabin Kalita , ETEnergyWorld /Gauwahati, 17th November 2018 Published on : 17th November 2018
  • Created:Sat 17th NOV 2018

  The National Green Tribunal (NGT) upholding the environmental clearance given by ministry of environment forest and climate change three years ago has approved the construction of a ...

NOV 17 2018

NHPC board okays share buyback at Rs 28 apiece for Rs 600 crore

  • PTI , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 17th November 2018 Published on : 17th November 2018
  • Created:Sat 17th NOV 2018

  State-run hydro power giant NHPC's board has approved buyback of 21.42-crore equity shares at Rs 28 apiece, aggregating Rs 600 crore.   The board approves the ...

NOV 17 2018

ADB inks loans agreements worth $574 mn for various projects in India

  • PTI , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 17th November 2018 Published on : 17th November 2018
  • Created:Sat 17th NOV 2018

  The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Friday signed three loan agreements with the government to provide debt of USD 574 million for on-lending, electricity transmission and water ...

NOV 17 2018

26 GW renewable energy tenders issued, says IREDA chairman

  • PTI , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 17th November 2018 Published on : 17th November 2018
  • Created:Sat 17th NOV 2018

  The government is planning incentives to promote renewable power and it has already issued tenders for setting up 26-GW clean energy capacities, a top IREDA official said on ...