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Niti Aayog unveils ‘Three Year Action Agenda’ for power and energy

By : SustainabilityO..., Apr 28, 2017

Identifying energy as one of the most complex sectors of the economy, the draft Three Year Action Agenda for FY18-FY20 released by the Niti Aayog, recommended a number of targets and policy...

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India expresses willingness to support Bangladesh in renewable energy sector

By : SustainabilityO..., Apr 7, 2017

Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines, Piyush Goyal on Thursday expressed willingness in supporting Bangladesh in the renewable energy...

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Odisha government joint ventures with University of Chicago for research, knowledge and capacity building

By : SustainabilityO..., Apr 5, 2017

Odisha government on Monday signed a statement of interest (SOI) with University of Chicago and its charitable trust in India to collaborate in fields of research, knowledge and capacity...

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India joins International Energy Association

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 31, 2017

India has become part of IEA Association that will allow the country play a more "visible and influential" role in the global energy landscape.


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LED bulbs to replace 2.76 lakh street lights in Andhra Pradesh's West Godavari villages

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 24, 2017

District Collector K Bhaskar on Thursday said all street lights in villages in West Godavari would be replaced by energy efficient LED bulbs by next year to reduce the power bills of panchayats...

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Power Ministry gives energy savings certificates to 38 lakh units

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 23, 2017

Power Ministry today said that it has issued more than 38 lakhs energy savings certificates to industries on the basis of their performance on energy efficiency parameters. 

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Germany provides support of EUR 200 million for India's Energy Efficiency Programme

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 14, 2017

The German Development Bank (KfW) signed - on behalf of the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) - a loan agreement of over EUR 200 million (1,400 crores INR) with...

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Kirron Kher inaugurates UJALA scheme in Chandigarh

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 7, 2017

Chandigarh MP Kirron Kher on Monday launched the Central Government's UJALA scheme here and asked power consumers to use energy efficient appliances for a cleaner and greener environment....

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Railways plan to save energy worth Rs.41,000 cr in 10 yrs

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 6, 2017

Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu today said his Ministry has drawn up an action plan to save energy worth Rs 41,000 crore over the next ten years.


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Niti Aayog to rank states on energy efficiency

By : SustainabilityO..., Feb 23, 2017

India’s policy think-tank, Niti Aayog, will soon rank states on the basis of energy efficiency, a move which will help India achieve its international commitment of lowering energy consumption...

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