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Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport and Metro plan switch to solar power

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 27, 2018

Faced with annual upward revisions in electricity tariffs, Bengaluru’s transport utilities Namma Metro (BMRCL) and BMTC are in talks with private developers in their pursuit of cheaper power...

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Green route: 2.3 MWp solar plant for Kochi Metro Rail Ltd

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 6, 2018

Kochi Metro Rail Ltd on Monday signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with AMP Solar India Private Ltd under which the latter will supply 2.3 MWp solar power to the agency.  The power generated...

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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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Apex court says eco clearance not needed for Railway, Metro projects

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 19, 2016

In an order that would speed up construction work of Indian Railways and metro rail in various cities, the Supreme Court on Friday stayed an order of National Green Tribunal directing them to...

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Metro to set up rooftop solar panels at 8 stations

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 15, 2016

Going green in its second year of operations, Jaipur Metro has decided to set up rooftop solar panels at eight elevated stations on its 9.25-km-long corridor between Mansarovar and Chandpole....

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