World Bank to double clean energy lending

The World Bank and its associate body, the International Finance Corporation (IFC), will double loans given to renewable energy projects to $2 billion (Rs9,103 crore) in the next three years, a senior official from...

Coal India to set up 20 new washeries: Jaiswal

NEW DELHI: Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal today said Coal India will set up 20 new washeries with a combined capacity of 111 million tonnes to help realise a better price for its produce. “… Twenty...

WBSEDCL slashes rate for new connections

In a bid to reach out to the small enterprise and rural households, the West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (WBSEDCL) has drastically lowered its entry level cost for the new consumers. According...

India’s L&T gets $242mln power plant order

Feb 14 – Indian engineering and construction firm Larsen & Toubro (LART.BO) on Monday said it has secured a contract worth more than 11 billion rupees ($242 million) to build a gas-based power plant...

Lanco’s foray into Solar Business

Lanco Solar is a global developer with presence in United Kingdom, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, USA & Canada. Lanco Solar is a global Engineering, Procurement and Construction Company to deliver EPC solutions Lanco Solar...

MNRE Launches DIREC Report

As a follow up to the successful Delhi International Renewable Energy Conference 2010, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy has announced the launch of the DIREC Report. The DIREC Report is a comprehensive...