20 Sep 2014
Hyderabad: Union Railways Minister D V Sadananda Gowda on Friday said that a 'special cleanliness campaign' will be carried out in all railway stations across the country on 2nd October. 'Swachhata Abhiyan' will be conducted on the stations.
23 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Private renewable energy firms are pitching for switching to the 'preferential tariff' route from the current competitive bidding for future green power projects as they feel it is more viable. According to a Power Ministry official, private power generation firms are asking the government to go back to the preferential tariff model for setting up renewable power projects.
11 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Defending government's decision not to impose anti-dumping duty on solar panels, Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday said domestic gear makers had 'suo-moto' withdrawn their demand for such a levy.
06 Sep 2014
New Delhi: India should adopt the solar energy route to bring down carbon emissions, suggests Sir David King, British special representative on climate change.
20 Aug 2014
Washington: Scientists have developed a new device that when placed over a window creates solar energy while allowing people to actually see through the window.
15 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Welspun Group, one of the largest domestic solar power producers, is betting big on the sector and has plans to invest Rs 15,000 crore to take its capacity to 1.75 GW over the next three years.
18 Sep 2014
Washington: In a first, scientists have developed a long-lasting and more efficient water-based nuclear battery that can be used as a reliable energy source in automobiles and even in complicated applications such as space flight.
18 Sep 2014
New Delhi: India and China on Thursday decided to begin the process of discussion for cooperation in civil nuclear energy sector, an important component of their respective national energy security programme.
06 Jul 2014
New Delhi: In line with its project to earn the tag of 'solar city' for the New Delhi area of the national capital, NDMC has now drawn up a detailed plan for rooftop solar energy generation.
10 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Railways have firmed up plans to harness solar and wind power as part of its move to tap renewable energy in a big way to reduce the fuel bill substantially.