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GIP in talks to buy RattanIndia solar power assets for $300 mn

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 26, 2019

Leading infrastructure investor Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) is in advanced negotiations to buy the solar portfolio of...

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Indian economy 31% smaller than what it would have been without global warming - Study

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 26, 2019

India’s economy is now 31% smaller than it would have been in the absence of global warming, a new study assessing the impact of climate change on economic growth has found.

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Maruti to phase out all diesel cars from April next year

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 26, 2019

Maruti Suzuki, the country’s largest vehicle manufacturer, today announced that it will stop manufacturing diesel vehicles from April 1, 2020 when the new BS 6 emission norms will be introduced...

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Mahindra, Uber to deploy 50 EVs in Telangana

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 26, 2019

In a bid to increase electric mobility in Hyderabad, Mahindra Electric, part of the $20.7 billion Mahindra Group, has on Thursday announced partnership with Uber to deploy electric vehicle on...

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UK, India experts explore smart tech solution for Indian farmers

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 26, 2019

Experts from the UK and India have concluded that harnessing smartphone technology which could help Indian farmers not only make better business decisions but also tackle the sustainable cooling...

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Ministries, PSUs, power firms gear up to charge India's electric vehicles

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 23, 2019

At least half-a-dozen public sector firms, the railways and various ministries are in the process of creating infrastructure and manufacturing components for electric vehicles (EVs)....

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GAIL highest bidder for IL&FS wind assets with $689 million offer

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 23, 2019

GAIL (India) Ltd is set to complete the purchase seven wind power plants from India's debt-ridden Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services (IL&FS), after offering 48 billion rupees ($...

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SBI offers 20 bps discount on electric vehicle loans

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 23, 2019

In a bid to boost volumes for the struggling electric vehicles segment, State Bank of India Monday launched a discounted loan for buyers of such vehicles pricing 20 basis points lower than its...

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FAME-II subsidy: Carmakers voice resent over exclusion of private vehicles

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 23, 2019

Two months after FAME-II, car manufacturers are now voicing their disappointment over certain exclusions in the second phase of the electric vehicle incentive scheme rolled out by the government...

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Several wind energy projects in slow lane since 2017 auctions

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 23, 2019

A large number of wind energy projects have been bid out since auctions for such projects began in early 2017, both by Solar Corporation of India (SECI) and state agencies, but only a small...

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