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Cross-subsidy on power should go: Niti Aayog

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 28, 2017

Federal policy think-tank Niti Aayog has pitched for letting power utilities realize full market price from all consumers by doing away with cross-subsidy provided to poor consumers....

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Bihar Policy for Promotion of New and Renewable Energy Sources - 2017 approved

By : sustainabilityo..., May 25, 2017

The government today approved the Bihar Policy for Promotion of New and Renewable Energy Sources - 2017 aiming to build a capacity to generate 2,969MW solar power, 244MW bio-fuel energy and...

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Over 300 solar consumers deprived of subsidy by Maharashtra Energy Development Agency

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 17, 2017

Change in norms by Maharashtra Energy Development Agency (MEDA) has deprived over 300 solar power consumers of central government subsidy. Solar consumers have demanded that MEDA and state...

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India-US to Spar Over Subsidies in Renewable Sector in WTO

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 8, 2017

Undaunted by US President Donald Trump's strong advocacy and push for protectionism at home, India has complained against the US at the World Trade Organization (WTO) for alleged illegal...

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New power tariff structure in works, large domestic consumers to be charged more

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 26, 2016

The burden of subsidising the power bills of agricultural and low-income families is set to move from industrial consumers to large domestic and commercial consumers of electricity. ...

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G20 summit: India to oppose China, US proposals

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 2, 2016

INDIA will oppose two key proposals — one from the G20 Summit host China on setting up a research centre for information on corrupt persons and another from the United States on specifying a...

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MNRE enhances limit of solar subsidy from 400kW to 10 MW

By : sustainabilityo..., May 13, 2016

To push for solar rooftop power plants (SPV) in Chandigarh, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has increased the subsidy of 30 per cent for installing solar photovoltaic (SPV) power...

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Subject Tags: MNRE , solar energy , subsidy

Karnataka to modify solar policy to target 6,000 MW

By : sustainabilityo..., May 11, 2016

Karnataka is planning to modify its solar power policy to achieve the 6,000 MW target set by Centre before 2020.


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Subject Tags: solar energy , subsidy