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Metro Water’s 10 big promises for Chennai citizens in 2020 27.1.2020 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Metro Water Supply and Sewerage Board put forth ambitious goals of expansion of services and initiatives at the very start of the year; taking a look at the ten big goals of the department in 2020.
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Modi must be wary about campus protests 27.1.2020 Rediff: News
'New Delhi's rulers should be alert to lighting a dangerous tinderbox,' warns Sunil Sethi.
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Court forces U.S. EPA to reconsider three refinery biofuel waivers 26.1.2020 Reuters: Money News
A U.S. appeals court has ruled that the Environmental Protection Agency must reconsider three of the biofuel waivers it recently granted to small oil refineries, arguing the agency's justification for approving the exemptions was ...
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Governor Address 26.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The Budget Session of the Madhya Pradesh Vidhan Sabha started with first address of the new Governor Mrs.Anandiben Patel. There were occasional disruptions by the Opposition Congress questioning the Government claims in certain field. The Budget will be presented on February 28 and the session will end on March 28. The Governor in her address said with determined efforts by her Government the state has made progress in all the field. She mentioned the state was self sufficient in the power potential. General consumers getting 24 hour power supply and for agriculture purposes 10 hour power supply being provided. The power generation of the State is 18,043 megawatt and by next year in 2019 it would be 20,000 mega watt. The transmission losses have down 2.71 per cent which is lowest in the country. In every year it will come down 2 to 3 per cent. She said in this very year upto October 2018 all the 35 lakhs house hold not having power, would get power connection. The ultra mega solar power project of ...
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Coal Sector Denationalized 25.1.2020 Central Chronicle
In the year 1973 Prime Minister Mrs.Indira Gandhi in a well guarded secret move nationalized all the coal mines and now the Prime Minister Mr.Narendra Modi Government after a gap of 44 years denationalized the coal mining to private sector companies with the move monopoly of Central Government undertaking Coal India Limited has ended. So far it had been producing 80 per cent of total coal production of India and rest 20 per cent by private firms on getting allotment of coal block. Recently there had been 2 big scams the Spectrum in Communication sector and another in the allotment of coal blocks to private firm. In Spectrum case the Court has ruled that there is no scandal in it and entire deal was clean and right. It is estimated that the country has coal reserves of 300 billion tonnes. The coal energy is also source of our power energy. India generates 70 per cent of its power production from thermal plants. Presently the country besides its own coal production also importing coal from the Indonesia ...
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Netanyahu 25.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The Israeli Prime Minister Mr. Benjamin Netanyahu with his wife Ms Sara and 130 members delegation arrived in India on a 6-day visit. Nine defence, agriculture, trade, cyber crime, Indian investment in Israeli oil and gas sector, Israeli technical cooperation in renewable energy, civil aviation, space and industrial research, mutual investment in each other column were signed. In the defence sector the Rs. 430 crore barak missile agreement is of great importance under make in India policy India offers ample opportunity to Israel to set up defence manufacturing units in India. Mr Modi and Mr Netanyahu are personal friends. Mr Modi waiving protocol received him at the Airport. Besides Delhi Mr Netanyahu will visit Ahmedabad and Mumbai also. Israel has made miraculous research and development in the field of agriculture and defence. Since the inception of Israel in 1948 Arab nations were hostile to it. On every Arab attack the Israel retaliated with much more big hit back. It once defected 6 Arab ...
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Biren moots IT for ILP 24.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Biren moots IT for ILP
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Adani bets big on renewable energy 23.1.2020 Rediff: Business
Eyeing to become India's largest player in 2020 Adani Group plans to invest 70 per cent of its capital expenditure in clean energy and energy efficient systems.
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Factbox: Climate change plans of the leading U.S. Democratic candidates 23.1.2020 Reuters: World News
The leading Democratic candidates all believe climate change is an existential threat to the planet and have vowed to bring U.S. greenhouse gas emissions down to net-zero by 2050.
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Storm Gloria leaves eight dead, ruins rice paddies in Spain 22.1.2020 Reuters: World News
At least eight people have been killed as Storm Gloria has rampaged across eastern Spain, unleashing winds of up to 144 kmh (90 mph) and waves up to 13.5 metres (44 feet) high, officials said on Wednesday.
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Exclusive: BP's Looney goes all-in on climate goals and explores overhaul 22.1.2020 Reuters: Money News
Change is afoot at BP. Incoming Chief Executive Bernard Looney plans to expand the company's climate targets and is considering overhauling the structure of the oil and gas major in one of the biggest shake-ups in its 111-year ...
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Snowstorms leave 220,000 without power in northern Spain 21.1.2020 Reuters: World News
Heavy snow and rain cut off electricity supplies on Tuesday to hundreds of thousands of people in northeast Spain already battered by Storm Gloria.
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Why Modi government’s LPG scheme has failed to take off in Odisha’s forest-dependent villages 21.1.2020 Scroll.in
Around 75% of the residents of one village have received an LPG connection. But only 5% refill it regularly.
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Oil and gas sector keeps faith in low-carbon energy - survey 21.1.2020 Reuters: Money News
More than 70% of oil and gas executives expect to maintain or increase investment in low-carbon energy this year, a survey by an adviser to the industry showed on Tuesday.
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Several new projects launched under Mission Soulful Sivasagar 21.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
Several new projects launched under Mission Soulful Sivasagar
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Australian bushfires hit coal output, conditions to worsen 21.1.2020 Reuters: World News
Mining giant BHP Group said on Tuesday that poor air quality caused by smoke from Australia's bushfires is hurting coal production, as authorities cautioned a reprieve from hazardous fire conditions could end within days.
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Adani Green Energy, Azure Power to develop 12,000 MW solar plants 20.1.2020 Projects Monitor

The Central government is in final stages of awarding 12,000 MW solar power generation contracts to winners of the first manufacturing-link solar scheme. Adani Green Energy will be awarded contracts to build 8,000 MW solar generation capacity and Azure Power will develop 4,000 MW solar plants and the companies will sell electricity at a tariff […]

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IEA warns oil companies doing nothing on emissions is not an option 20.1.2020 Reuters: Money News
Oil and gas companies must boost investment in low carbon energies or face an increasing backlash that could threaten their long-term profits and social acceptance, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Monday.
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Qatar to build solar power plant with Total and Marubeni 19.1.2020 Reuters: Money News
Qatar has signed an agreement with France's Total and Japan's Marubeni to build a solar power project with capacity of about 800 megawatts (MW), Qatar's energy minister said on Sunday.
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Canada's government to help Newfoundland dig out after massive blizzard 19.1.2020 Reuters: World News
Canada's federal government will help Newfoundland on the Atlantic coast dig out in the wake of a massive winter blizzard that buried cars and left thousands without power, a Cabinet minister said on Saturday.
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