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Cabinet approves renewable energy pact between India and Denmark

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 16, 2019


The Union cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today gave its approval for a cooperation agreement between Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) and Denmark’s Ministry for Energy, Utilities and Climate.

The pact allows strategic cooperation in...

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Maharastra moves one step ahead in green buildings, signs MoU with IFC

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 22, 2019

The government of Maharashtra is taking pro-active measures in promoting green housing. The state government’s Housing Department has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with World Bank...

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Govt approves India-France pact on technical cooperation in renewable energy

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 11, 2019

The government Thursday approved a pact between India and France to enhance technical bilateral cooperation in new and renewable energy. The decision was taken by the Union Cabinet chaired by...

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21 IORA countries adopt the Delhi Declaration on Renewable Energy; to tie up with ISA members

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 5, 2018

As many as 21 countries in the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) Thursday adopted the Delhi Declaration on Renewable Energy, the New and Renewable Energy Ministry said. These nations in the...

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Mayors to go to Malaysia for a Capacity Building Initiative on Citywide Sanitation for Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) in the Ganga Basin

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 24, 2017

The Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) in partnership of Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM), Ministry of Urban Development and National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG), Ministry of Water Resources...

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India launches online training program for solar PV design

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 16, 2016

The New and Renewable Energy Ministry has developed an online training programe under public-private partnership for design, installation and maintenance of solar photovoltaics (PV) to meet the...

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Vikram Solar to add 1.5 GW of module assembly capacity

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 8, 2016

India-based PV module manufacturer Vikram Solar has revealed plans to expand capacity to 2GW by 2019, up from recently completed expansions that have taken nameplate module capacity to 500MW....

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Indian CPSEs foray into Sustainable Development

By : Shradha Kapur, Mar 19, 2012

The article takes a look at the recently promulgated Sustainable Development Guidelines for Central Public Sector Enterprises and ways in which these action can be tracked to demonstrate contribution and commitment of these business entities in shaping a sustainable growth...

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