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India ready to finance carbon-capture technology : Piyush Goyal

India ready to finance carbon-capture technology : Piyush Goyal

🕔07:45, 1.Sep 2017

New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) India is fully prepared to finance carbon-capture technology but the developed world’s approach in this area leaves much to be desired, New and Renewable Energy Minister Piyush Goyal has said. “The government is ready to fully

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Declining air quality biggest global challenge : Goyal

Declining air quality biggest global challenge : Goyal

🕔07:52, 22.Aug 2017

New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) Checking the rapid decline in environment quality caused by increasing greenhouse gas emissions globally has perhaps become the most important challenge for humanity, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Monday. “The last 10 to 15 years

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Non-fuel retail to widen petrol pumps’ revenue base : Pradhan

Non-fuel retail to widen petrol pumps’ revenue base : Pradhan

🕔08:48, 17.Aug 2017

New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) The government is considering enhancing the revenue base of state-owned oil companies’ petrol pumps by allowing them to offer pharmaceuticals, groceries and other such products for sale. According to Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra

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Draft Energy Policy : Several unanswered questions

Draft Energy Policy : Several unanswered questions

🕔04:55, 2.Aug 2017

By Anjali Viswamohanan & Kanika Chawla (12:06)  The 2017 National Energy Policy (NEP), drafted by the NITI Aayog, takes the baton forward from the 2006 Integrated Energy Policy (IEP) in setting the trajectory of growth for the energy sector. The value

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India-Africa partnership in International Solar Alliance

India-Africa partnership in International Solar Alliance

🕔21:32, 24.May 2017

Gandhinagar, May 24 (IANS) An India-Africa partnership in the International Solar Alliance (ISA) was launched here by Power Minister Piyush Goyal, who said India is keen to share the latest technology in renewable energy to bring electricity to the remotest

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Coal tax at 5% in GST will bring down power tariffs : Goyal

Coal tax at 5% in GST will bring down power tariffs : Goyal

🕔23:39, 19.May 2017

New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Lauding the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council’s decision to tax coal at the lowest rate of 5 per cent, Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday said the move will allow power distribution

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India explores clean energy collaboration with Austria

India explores clean energy collaboration with Austria

🕔10:14, 11.May 2017

By Prakash Bhargava New Delhi, May 11 Highlighting the need for India-Austria collaboration in clean energy, Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal said a policy directive on quality of modules will soon be in place, according to a statement here on

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Arunachal, Assam firm on fast-tracking Subansiri hydro project

Arunachal, Assam firm on fast-tracking Subansiri hydro project

🕔22:00, 24.Apr 2017

New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) Both Assam and Arunachal on Monday assured the Centre that the 2,000-Megawatt Lower Subansiri Hydroelectric Project will be put back on the track to ensure no further delay. The assurance was given by Arunachal Chief

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UP signs ‘power for all’ agreement with central government

UP signs ‘power for all’ agreement with central government

🕔09:10, 15.Apr 2017

Lucknow, April 15  The Uttar Pradesh government on Friday signed an agreement with the Centre for “Power for All”. The agreement was signed in presence of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal. UP was the only

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‘48,060 MW capacity of supercritical technology in pipeline’ : Piyush Goyal

‘48,060 MW capacity of supercritical technology in pipeline’ : Piyush Goyal

🕔07:37, 31.Mar 2017

New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday said as much as 39,710 MW capacity based on supercritical technology has already been added and 48,060 MW of super-critical power generation is in the pipeline. “All ultra mega

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LEDs to cut CO2 by 80 mn tonnes a year, save Rs 40,000 cr power

LEDs to cut CO2 by 80 mn tonnes a year, save Rs 40,000 cr power

🕔09:06, 28.Mar 2017

New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) The government’s promotion of light emitting diodes (LED) will help reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 80 million tonnes per annum and save around Rs 40,000 crore in power bills annually, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on

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Apps related to Ministry of Power, Coal, Mines and MNRE

Apps related to Ministry of Power, Coal, Mines and MNRE

🕔12:09, 28.Feb 2017

GARV (Rural Electrification) App  Updates related to the electrification of villages and households on GARV app. Android : http://bit.ly/1Mr0HtW Apple : http://apple.co/1XSebUB Windows : http://bit.ly/1Jow76d Web : http://garv.gov.in/ Ujala (LED bulbs) App  UJALA App provides real-time updates on the LED distribution. Android : http://bit.ly/1STF8U7 Apple : http://apple.co/21DEWxG Web : http://ujala.gov.in/ Vidyut Pravah

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Cabinet nod for hydel project in Nepal for Rs 5,700 cr

Cabinet nod for hydel project in Nepal for Rs 5,700 cr

🕔21:18, 22.Feb 2017

New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) A cabinet panel on Wednesday approved a 900 MW hydro-electric project to be set up in Sankhuwasabha district of Nepal at a cost of Rs 5,723.72 crore. “The Cabinet has approved today (Wednesday) an investment proposal

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Government committed to bring power to all households by 2019 : Power Minister Piyush Goyal

Government committed to bring power to all households by 2019 : Power Minister Piyush Goyal

🕔17:34, 11.Dec 2016

New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday said the Centre is committed to supplying electricity to every household in the country by 2019. Addressing the ‘Laureates and Leaders for Children Summit’ at Rashtrapati Bhavan here, the

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India considering long-term gas contracts for power plants: Goyal

India considering long-term gas contracts for power plants: Goyal

🕔10:01, 7.Dec 2016

New Delhi, Dec 7  India is looking at signing long-term gas contracts with other countries to run its under-utilised power plants, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Tuesday. “We are hoping to tie up long-term gas contracts so that we can

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Goyal assures electricity for all by May 2017

Goyal assures electricity for all by May 2017

🕔09:00, 10.Oct 2016

By Pradeep Kashyap New Delhi, Oct 10  India would have 100 per cent electrification for all by May 1, 2017, Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Saturday.“I am confident that 100 per cent electrification in rural, Left-Wing Extremism (LWE)

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GST passage a big bang reform: Piyush Goyal

GST passage a big bang reform: Piyush Goyal

🕔09:49, 9.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 9  Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday termed the passage of Constitutional amendment bill, which paves the way for Good and Services Tax (GST) regime, in the Lok Sabha, as a big bang reform.“GST getting passed

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Tamil Nadu should benefit from Uday discom debt scheme: Goyal

Tamil Nadu should benefit from Uday discom debt scheme: Goyal

🕔11:19, 12.Jul 2016

New Delhi, July 12  The central government has extended the date for states to join the Uday debt restructuring scheme for electricity distribution companies to enable those like Tamil Nadu, which are doubtful of its benefits, to sign the agreement,

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India poised to be clean energy capital of world: Minister

India poised to be clean energy capital of world: Minister

🕔10:25, 4.Jun 2016

Piyush Goyal, Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy released NTPC Book on bio diversity ” The Good Earth ”  and  planted a sapling along with students to commemorate Environment Day at a function held today. Speaking

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India can expect good investments from Singapore: Goyal

India can expect good investments from Singapore: Goyal

🕔10:27, 24.May 2016

Singapore, May 24  India has received a very positive feedback from international investors here and can look forward to good investments coming from Singapore, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Monday. “I do feel that the mood is very favourable

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