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NGT seeks details of industries in Ghaziabad, Hapur

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 16, 2018

The National Green Tribunal has sought a detailed list of various industries of Ghaziabad and Hapur districts on a plea alleging that incessant extraction of groundwater has led to severe...

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Washing unit polluting borewells, allege farmers in Tamil Nadu

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 12, 2018

Following a complaint from a group of farmers near Perumanallur area that a textile garment washing unit was releasing effluent into unused borewells, the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (...

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World's largest solar park to come up in Gujarat: CM Vijay Rupani

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 11, 2018

The proposed solar power generation project would be set up in 11,000 hectares of land with an investment of Rs 25,000 crore
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today approved setting up a...

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To curb pollution, govt considering nationwide ban on use of pet coke

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 11, 2018

Government is considering a nationwide ban on the use of pet coke by various industries and a decision is likely to be taken within a month, the Supreme Court was informed on Tuesday....

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KP Energy Ltd ties up with GE Renewables India for developing 300 MW wind power project

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 11, 2018

KP Energy Ltd has tied up with GE Renewables India for developing Wind Power Project of 300 MW (120 Wind Turbine Generators of 2.5 MW each) at Kutch, Gujarat. The project has been won under SECI...

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Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs clarifies imported solar equipment won’t attract customs duty

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 10, 2018

Much to the relief of solar project developers, the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBITC) has clarified that the bulk of imported solar panels and modules will not attract customs...

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Singapore's GIC says to raise investment in Indian renewable firm Greenko

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 9, 2018

Singapore's GIC could pump more money into Indian renewable energy firm Greenko Energy Holdings, which could help it double or triple its power capacity over the next 3-5 years, a senior GIC...

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Second edition of RE-Invest postponed

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 22, 2018

The second edition of RE-Invest, envisaged as India’s flagship renewable energy event after its inaugural show in February 2015, has been postponed for 
the fifth time. 
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Cabinet approves revised energy norms under New Urea Policy

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 22, 2018

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has given approval of revised energy norms to the Department of Fertilizers. The resolution passed by CCEA involved the following points:...

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Telangana Pollution Control Board cracks down, shuts four polluting industries

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 22, 2018

Taking a tough stand, the Telangana Pollution Control Board (TPCB) closed four industries on the outskirts of the city for violating pollution norms. It issued the closure orders after a task...

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