West Bengal to invest Rs 20,000 cr in power sector in five years: Minister

West Bengal will invest Rs 20,000 crore in the power sector over the next five years, a state minister said on Saturday. The state has been upgrading its power infrastructure, especially in the aftermath of cyclone Amphan, and adopting renewable energy, he said. “We will be investing Rs 20,000 crore …

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Current disruption will lead to a massive shift from combustion vehicles to electric vehicles: Amitabh Kant

GUWAHATI: Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog said that India is in the middle of a technological disruption and revolution. This disruption will lead to a huge shift from combustion vehicles to electric vehicles and we are heading towards a shared and connected zero-emission world. Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati organised …

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Govt to set hydrogen energy development targets, costs to fall: Secretary

NEW DELHI: The government plans to set targets for hydrogen energy development, which is currently not included in its plan to develop 175 Gigawatts of renewable power by 2022. A committee of officials has been formed to set specific targets to develop this source of energy, Indu Shekhar Chaturvedi, secretary, …

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