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India, Maldives exchange MoUs on energy efficiency

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 20, 2019

India and Maldives on Monday signed one agreement and two Memorandums of Understanding (MoU), including collaboration in the field of energy efficiency and renewable energy, in the presence of...

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France’ EDF to roll-out smart meters in Bihar and Andhra Pradesh

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 18, 2019

In what may help India reduce its electricity distribution losses, state owned Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) has roped in French government-owned power utility Electricite de France SA (...

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India and China are leading the way towards a sustainable growth model

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 14, 2019

As the two largest emerging economies, China and India are already at the forefront of economic growth and development. Now, they are becoming global leaders by taking ambitious steps to combat...

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NTPC and Power Grid to form pan-India power distribution firm in an equal JV

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 12, 2019

State run NTPC Ltd and Power Grid Corp. of India Ltd (PGCIL) may shortly set up the National Electricity Distribution Company (NCDC)—a pan-India power distribution firm in an equal joint venture...

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India to save 3 billion units of electricity by 2030 with new star rating programme

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 11, 2019

India is likely to save an estimated 3 billion units of electricity by 2030 as a result of the newly launched star rating programme for microwave ovens and washing machines. The power ministry...

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Modi government's Smart City programme showing results

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 5, 2019

Ahead of the parliamentary elections, the Modi government’s ambitious flagship programme to “smarten” up 100 cities is...

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NLC India commissions entire 500 MW solar power projects in Tamil Nadu

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 5, 2019

NLC India Monday said it has commissioned the entire 500 MW solar power projects in Tamil Nadu. "The balance 200 MW of solar PV power projects, out of 500 MW solar PV power projects which was...

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India to achieve 100% household electrification by March 31: R K Singh

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 28, 2019

 India will achieve 100 per cent household electrification by March 31 as envisaged in the Saubhagya scheme and the next goal is to achieve round the clock power supply to all households, Power...

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Energy efficiency ratings for residential buildings launched

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 28, 2019

Residential buildings can now save up 40 per cent of their energy consumption and be rated for the same by the Bureau of Energy Efficiency. Till now, the rating was only for commercial...

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Lucknow Metro to use energy-efficient ways to light platforms

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 28, 2019

 Lucknow Metro will use energy-efficient techniques to generate power for lighting of platforms and ticket counters at stations, operation of lifts and air-conditioning in trains. ...

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