Daily Archive: January 23, 2014

Rs 5-lakh-crore investments: PM wants solar energy target advanced

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has instructed advancing the planned commissioning of 100,00 Megawatt (Mw) of solar power generation capacity to 2027, against the originally envisaged target of 2031. The long-term target for the ambitious solar mission will be...

Sharif approves MoU with India on electricity trade

Energy-starved Pakistan is looking at buying electricity fromIndia, with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif approving such a deal. A senior Pakistani official said the Cabinet approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) during its meeting on Monday. The issue...