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PowerGrid to set up energy highways to meet demand growth

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 16, 2016

Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL) is planning to build energy highways across the country to meet a projected growth in demand and ease the load on the national grid....

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India to collaborate with Germany to improve rail connectivity of ports

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 17, 2016

In a move that could give a boost to the country’s logistics sector and exports, Germany and India have agreed to collaborate on projects for improving rail connectivity of Indian ports. The two...

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Rs 5,763 crore project to decongest Delhi to become India's first green road

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 6, 2016

The Rs 5,763 crore Eastern Peripheral Expressway project to decongest Delhi is on fast-track to completion in about "400 days" to become India's first 135 km green road to be lit entirely by...

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Government plans 3 more sub-funds under National Investment and Infrastructure Fund

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 26, 2016

Buoyed by interest shown by global investors, the government plans three more sector specific sub-funds, including for the development of airports and ports, under the Rs 40,000 crore National...

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Nagpur City prepares for smart development

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 22, 2016

With the selection of city into the central government's Smart Cities Mission, Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) and its special purpose vehicle-- Nagpur Smart and Sustainable City Development...

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With 35,000 LED streetlights, Udaipur leads smart cities

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 22, 2016

At a time when global leaders are stressing on the adaption of green ways to reduce carbon emission for sustainable development, Udaipur has taken a lead among all smart cities in installation...

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BRICS nations-led New Development Bank to raise up to $3billion in next 3 years

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 21, 2016

The BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) nations-led New Development Bank (NDB) will raise $2.5-$3 billion in the next three years to lend to infrastructure projects in emerging...

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Water reforms expected in Visakhapatnam with ADB loan

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 21, 2016

Visakhapatnam is expected to see water sector reforms as it accesses a loan to modernise its water network for household and industrial usage. The loan will be under the Asian Development Bank (...

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Karnataka govt. adopts 'BEEP guidelines' for energy efficient public buildings

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 21, 2016

The Indo-Swiss Building Energy Efficiency Project (BEEP), in collaboration with the state government has announced launch the Guidelines for Energy-Efficient and Thermally Comfortable Public...

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NMRC to apply for green nod from state agency

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 21, 2016

Four days after the Supreme Court stayed the National Green Tribunal (NGT) order mandating environment clearance for Delhi Metro and railways projects, the Noida Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC) on...

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