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Goa CM Parrikar meets power dept over solar policy roll-out

By : editor_2, Jul 5, 2018

Chief minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday held a meeting with officials of the electricity department and Goa Energy Development Agency (GEDA) to streamline the implementation of a solar policy...

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Gujarat govt announces hybrid power policy

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 21, 2018

To boost solar and wind power generation in the state, the Gujarat government has announced a new Wind-Solar Hybrid Power Policy. Energy minister Saurabh Patel and minister of state for energy...

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Gujarat government launches policy to reuse treated waste water

By : editor_2, May 29, 2018

The Gujarat government today unveiled its 'Reuse of Treated Waste Water Policy' which aims to reduce the state's dependence on fresh water sources like the Narmada river.

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Cabinet approves National Biofuel Policy

By : sustainabilityo..., May 18, 2018

The Cabinet today approved the National Policy on Biofuels which allows doping of ethanol produced from damaged foodgrains, rotten potatoes, corn and sugar beet with petrol to cut oil imports by...

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Environment Ministry Notifies Amended Rules on Plastic Waste Management

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 17, 2018

The Environment Ministry has notified the amended rules on plastic waste management that prescribe a central system for the registration of producers and importers.

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National Electricity Plan revised to make room for more coal

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 9, 2018

The Central Electricity Authority (CEA) has revised the National Electricity Plan (NEP) after getting feedback from more than 30 state-owned and private institutions, mostly questioning the...

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India is said to mull power law change to boost EV stations

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 16, 2018

India's power ministry is considering ending the lock on electricity sales by distributors as one way to speed up growth in vehicle charging stations, according to a ministry official with...

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Niti Aayog will frame electric vehicles policy, ministries will implement

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 10, 2018

The government's think-tank, Niti Aayog, will frame the policy for electric vehicles while all concerned ministries will implement them, the Cabinet secretary chaired meeting decided on Monday,...

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Kochi Metro Rail Limited’s energy policies released

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 15, 2017

As part of the National Energy Conservation Day observance on December 14, Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL) released its energy management and solar energy policies.

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Government forms new policy for standardisation of renewable energy products

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 12, 2017

Aiming to address the quality issues in India’s rapidly growing renewable energy sector, the union ministry of new and renewable energy (MNRE) has come out with a new policy for “testing,...

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