How GST will reshape the Indian solar industry

On July 1, 2017, India embraced the Goods and Services Tax (GST) legislation. Touted as one of the major financial reforms since Independence, the legislation had initially created apprehension in the minds of taxpayers...

‘Strong investment for roads, power sector’

NEW DELHI: National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF), India’s first sovereign fund to promote infra development, on Friday assured Finance Minister Arun Jaitley of strong investment pipeline for the roads, ports, aviation and power...

India: new 200 MW tender issued at Pavagada solar park

The government of Karnataka has approved the tendering of 200 MW of additional solar power at the Pavagada solar park by Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited (KREDL). The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) is...

Indian Railways launches first solar-powered train

More power to railways Indian Railways on July 14 launched first solar-powered DEMU (diesel electrical multiple unit) train from the Safdarjung railway station in Delhi. The train will run from Sarai Rohilla in Delhi...

Nagpur takes first step in embracing e-mobility

The city of oranges is now on a clean air drive. Outside Nagpur’s main railway station, a hoarding put up by a local automotive dealer urges prospective car buyers to test drive the Mahindra...

Kongsberg Group enters into MoU with India’s PTC

New Delhi: A part of the 200 year-old Kongsberg Group, Kongsberg Digital AS of Norway has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with India’s largest power trading organisation, the Power Trading Corporation of India (PTC) recently. As quoted...