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1 Million Jobs Likely To Generate By Recycling Industry: MRAI

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 12, 2020

The national association of recycling industries Material Recycling Association of India (MRAI), with over 1200+ members, has called on the Government for early implementation of National Recycling Policy for furthering the Nation Building objectives. Leveraging the recycling...

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Climate change already covered under environment impact assessment: NGT

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 17, 2019

Climate change is already covered under the environment impact assessment, the National Green Tribunal has said while disposing of a nine-year-old girl's plea alleging inaction by the Centre to...

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Himachal CM seeks renewable energy benefits for HPPs over 25 MW

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 4, 2018

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Wednesday called for including Hydropower projects (HPPs) above 25 MW in the renewable energy category to grant them the benefits to other renewable energy...

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Telangana to unveil electric vehicle policy today

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 2, 2018

The Telangana government will unveil an exclusive policy on Friday for promoting electric vehicles (EVs) in the state, a senior executive said.


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Subject Tags: policy

SECI named nodal agency to set up 2.5GW wind-solar hybrid project

By : Sustainability ..., May 29, 2018

The ministry of New and Renewable Energy has appointed Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) as the nodal agency for setting up 2,500 MW of inter-state transmission system-connected (ISTS)...

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Subject Tags: policy , solar-wind hybrid

Relief for Indian solar producers as government reneges on import duty

By : sustainabilityo..., May 11, 2018

India has scrapped a duty on solar modules, making it easier to import the products after a sudden change in customs policy last year led to a logjam of shipments at Indian ports....

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Soon, policy to incentivise people shifting from fossil fuels to electric energy in Delhi

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 20, 2017

Delhi Government is soon likely to come out with a policy to incentivise people willing to shift from fossil fuels as an energy source to electric (energy), transport minister, Kailash Gahlot said at an ASSOCHAM event in New Delhi.

"Cost of electric buses at Rs 2.75...

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Subject Tags: policy , transport

Industrial, commercial power tariff likely to come down on states' resolve to cut cross-subsidies

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 11, 2017

Power rates for commercial and industrial consumers are poised for a drop because states have resolved to prepare a roadmap to reduce cross-subsidies, in line with the Tariff Policy, by March...

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Nitin Gadkari asks NITI Aayog to scrap battery swapping policy for e-vehicles

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 21, 2017

Niti Aayog's battery swapping policy to promote electric vehicle push is not viable in India, Road and Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Monday.


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Jaipur: waste water and pay Rs 10K penalty, proposes draft bill

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 13, 2017

Water supply and sewerage system of Jaipur will soon be under an autonomous board. A draft of the bill for constitution of the Jaipur Supply and Sewerage Board (JSSB) bill has been prepared by...

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