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Hydel revival, commercial mining by private companies crucial 9.1.2017 ET: Infrastructure
The group, comprising top officials of about 10 departments, suggested a six-pronged strategy to face the energy and environment-related challenges.
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URJA awards for community initiatives are back 4.1.2017 DNA: Wide Angle
The New Year has brought in good news for those residents who have launched initiatives in the service of the community, be it harnessing of solar power or building of compost pits.  United RWAs Joint Action (URJA), an umbrella body of over 3,000 residents’ associations in the Capital, has invited applications from RWAs for their initiatives in various sectors, such as environment, pollution, energy and water conservation, waste management, parking and other social projects. The awards will be conferred under different categories, including ‘Best Practice’, ‘Good Governance’ and ‘Transparency’. Amit Aggarwal, URJA convenor from Vasant Kunj, said: “We are gearing up for the awards. We have built a compost pit in our colony park, where we recycle organic waste, such as kitchen leftovers, flowers from temples, etc, into manure. We had tied up with an NGO to learn the process. We are now planning to have a pit in every house in the locality to manage green waste.”  Further stating that the aim of the awards ...
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Rashtrabhasa Vidyalaya students interact with Union Power Minister 26.12.2016 The Assam Tribune
Rashtrabhasa Vidyalaya students interact with Union Power Minister
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Oil India Limited rolls out solar power plant for eco-tourism project 15.12.2016 ET: Oil & Gas
The Sasoni Merbeel Eco Tourism Project is located in the heart of the operational area of OIL, around 20 kms from its field headquarter at Duliajan in Dibrugarh.
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CEA scales down power demand for next 10 years, analysts disagree 15.12.2016 ET: Power
​​The projected peak demand at the end of 2021-22 is 235 GW, which is about 17% lower than the projection made in the 18th Electric Power Survey (EPS) report, the CEA said in the Draft National Electricity Plan 2016.
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NTPC to replace 11000MW Thermal Power Plants older than 25 years with Energy Efficient Super Critical Plants: Shri Piyush Goyal 14.12.2016 Govt of india: PIB
Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines
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NTPC to replace 11 GW old capacity with Rs 50,000 crore investment 14.12.2016 ET: Power
The minister said with all approvals in place in next 3-4 months, the huge investment of Rs 50,000 crore would be done in next five years.
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Indian Railways bags highest ever 27 National Energy Conservation Awards for the Year 2015-16 14.12.2016 Govt of india: PIB
The continuous efforts of Ministry of Railways and Zonal Railways to embrace various energy efficient technologies and energy conservation measures had resulted in bagging 27 National Energy Conservation Awards (NECA) this year, highest ever by Railways.
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Energy efficiency steps help save 7000 MUs of power in 2015-16 13.12.2016 ET: Power
According to the statement, the participating entities for the 2016 awards have collectively invested Rs 5,111 crore in energy conservation
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7378 million units of Electricity, Rs. 4866 crore saved through energy efficiency measures in 2015-16 13.12.2016 Govt of india: PIB
The Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines, Shri Piyush Goyal, will inaugurate the National Energy Conservation Day here on December 14 and felicitate winners of National Energy Conservation Awards and National Energy Conservation Painting Competition 2016.
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1 lakh schoolkids will compete to save energy 23.11.2016 DNA: Money
In an effort to make students understand the importance of energy conservation, the government launched a mass awareness programme on Tuesday. Under the programme, as many as one lakh students will compete to save the maximum amount of energy at home.  The children will be asked to maintain a monthly energy consumption record at home, with the help of electricity bills, till March 2017. Parents and teachers will sign these records each month, following which prizes and certificates will be given to those whose homes consumed the least number of energy units. The children will also be encouraged to share any innovative efforts or ideas they implemented to cut back on power bills. “The project has a dual objective of sustainability and conservation of the planet. Our aim is to save 24 crore units of electricity per year with the help of school children and their families. The competition costs Rs 10 per student and would lead to saving 10-30 units of electricity per student,” said Liz King, MD, Mott ...
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Adani to start constructing Australia solar plants next year 20.11.2016 ET: Power
The Australian solar projects will be in addition to Adani's 16.5 billion dollar investment in the planned Carmichael coal mine in Queensland's Galilee Basin
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Sessions at COP 22 Focus on Afforestation, Ecosystem and Climate Change 10.11.2016 Govt of india: PIB
On the third day of Conference of Parties (COP-22) on Wednesday, being held at Marrakech in Morocco, the India Pavilion witnessed three side-events that focused on the initiatives in afforestation and REDD+ in India, ecosystem and climate change and sustainable transportation.
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PM checks out blueprint for 10% cut in oil imports 2.11.2016 TOI: India
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PM Modi chairs high-level meet, discusses roadmap to reduce oil import 2.11.2016 DNA: Recent Columns
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday, chaired a high-level meeting to discuss a roadmap to reduce dependency on import of oil and gas. During the meeting, the Petroleum Ministry presented strategies for achieving the objective by increasing production of crude oil and gas, promoting biofeuls and renewables, energy efficiency and conservation. Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar, Vice Chairman and CEO NITI Aayog, Cabinet Secretary, and senior officials from PMO, Petroleum Ministry, MEA, Home Ministry, Finance Ministry and Defence Ministry were present at the ...
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PM Narendra Modi discusses steps to reduce oil import 2.11.2016 ET: Policy
Cabinet Secretary, and senior officials from PMO, Petroleum Ministry, MEA, Home Ministry, Finance Ministry and Defence Ministry were present at the meeting.
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AAU, PCRA ink MoU for awareness progs 30.10.2016 The Assam Tribune
AAU, PCRA ink MoU for awareness progs
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France lauds integration of climate concerns in India’s urban development initiatives 25.10.2016 Govt of india: PIB
France has appreciated the initiatives of Indian Government for addressing climate change concerns as an integral part of new urban sector missions.
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TERI exploring water conservation solution 25.10.2016 The Assam Tribune
TERI exploring water conservation solution
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UK infrastructure delegation to visit Chandigarh 20.10.2016 Sify Finance
[India], Oct.20 (ANI): A British infrastructure delegation will visit Chandigarh on 20-21 October. It comprises representatives of eleven UK companies along with officials from the UK Department
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