Gandhi was the driving force behind environmental movement: Governor Biswabhusan Harichandan

Governor Biswabhusan Harichandan pays floral tribute to Mahatma Gandhi’s statue on the occasion of his 72nd death anniversary in Vijayawada on Thursday. (Photo | EPS) By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Governor Biswabhusan Harichandan has said Mahatma Gandhi was a great freedom fighter who taught the lesson of non-violence and worked on building the unity of… Continue reading Gandhi was the driving force behind environmental movement: Governor Biswabhusan Harichandan

No road map for PFC-REC merger yet: Govt officials

AFPThe govt has also approved similar divestment programmes whereby state-run power generation major NTPC would acquire Neepco and THDC India.New Delhi: Even a year after Power Finance Corporation acquired REC for Rs 14,500 crore, the government has no road map on the merger of the two state-run firms that operate in the same space, top… Continue reading No road map for PFC-REC merger yet: Govt officials

UPDATE 1-Australia aims to boost east coast gas supply, clean energy in $1.4 bln deal

Australia’s government began a push to boost natural gas supply and renewable energy as part of a A$2 billion ($1.4 billion) deal with its most populous state, looking to cut carbon emissions in the wake of devastating bushfires. As part of a joint funding agreement with the state of New South Wales (NSW), Australia will… Continue reading UPDATE 1-Australia aims to boost east coast gas supply, clean energy in $1.4 bln deal

EXPERT VIEWS -Into the unknown: UK social entrepreneurs brace for Brexit

LONDON, Jan 31 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – From employers who hire disadvantaged youths to cooperative renewable energy schemes, Britain’s businesses for good are bracing themselves for Friday’s exit from the European Union. After years of uncertainty, questions remain over funding cuts from Europe, skills shortages and trading across borders as the United Kingdom quits the… Continue reading EXPERT VIEWS -Into the unknown: UK social entrepreneurs brace for Brexit

All Tesla Directors But Musk Settle Investors’ SolarCity Suits

Bloomberg the Company & Its ProductsThe QuintBloomberg Bloomberg | Quint is a multiplatform, Indian business and financial news company. We combine Bloomberg’s global leadership in business and financial news and data, with Quintillion Media’s deep expertise in the Indian market and digital news delivery, to provide high quality business news, insights and trends for India’s… Continue reading All Tesla Directors But Musk Settle Investors’ SolarCity Suits

Brookfield, Actis eye Acme Solar assets

Bulge-bracket global investors, including Canada’s Brookfield and the UK’s Actis, are in separate discussions to acquire some solar energy assets from Acme Cleantech Solutions, a cash-strapped Indian power producer. Last Updated: Jan 30, 2020, 08.10 AM IST|Original: Jan 30, 2020, 08.10 AM ISTAgenciesMumbai: Bulge-bracket global investors, including Canada’s Brookfield and the UK’s Actis, are in… Continue reading Brookfield, Actis eye Acme Solar assets

New scheme in the works to push discoms clear dues of over Rs 83k cr

New Delhi: The Union government is working on a scheme to push state distribution utilities to pay more than Rs 83,500 crore they owe to power producers within six months, power and renewable energy minister RK Singh told ET. “We are working on a schedule for repayment of legacy dues of distribution companies to power… Continue reading New scheme in the works to push discoms clear dues of over Rs 83k cr

Thackeray jr mulls solar panels on eway

Apart from discussion on renewable energy, the state min also called for urban forests and prioritising agriculture State environment and tourism minister Aaditya Thackeray has called for solar panels and windmills along the highway and expressway in a bid to foster environment-friendly solutions for renewable energy. Thackeray was in the city on Wednesday to attend… Continue reading Thackeray jr mulls solar panels on eway

UK Facing Legal Climate Challenge Over New Gas Plant Permit

Bloomberg the Company & Its ProductsThe QuintBloomberg Bloomberg | Quint is a multiplatform, Indian business and financial news company. We combine Bloomberg’s global leadership in business and financial news and data, with Quintillion Media’s deep expertise in the Indian market and digital news delivery, to provide high quality business news, insights and trends for India’s… Continue reading UK Facing Legal Climate Challenge Over New Gas Plant Permit

Summers Wants to Target the Rich, But Not Through a Wealth Tax

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