Uber’s assault report erodes the power of trust
When Uber and Airbnb were getting off the ground earlier this decade, people were apprehensive about taking a ride with strangers, or staying in the home of a random person. Our parents literally cautioned us against this, and it seemed incredibly stupid to defy a lifetime of warnings.
MCA plea to reopen CG Power books likely
According to a person in the know, the MCA’s probe has indicated a suspicious diversion of more than...
Solar power earns Rs 1 crore for South Delhi Municipal Corporation
Over the last year, SDMC generated 6,615 KW solar power from the panels in...
Share market update: Power shares up; Adani Transmissions jumps 6%
The S&P BSE Power index was trading 0.40 per cent up at 1872.27 .
Temple in Gujarat switches to solar power, uses saved money to fund college
Temple's trustee Praveen Chandra said that the electricity bill used to be very high, so they switched to solar power. Fifty-kilowatt capacity solar panels have been installed on the terrace of the temple with an expense of Rs 25 Lakh.
India's first fully solar-powered village - Irumbai in Tamil Nadu
The Tamil Nadu Energy Development Corporation (TEDA) plans to complete the work within two to three months. The agency is awaiting the completion of local body polls to move ahead with the project.
TV exit polls show BJP retaining power in Karnataka
Many exit polls conducted by local TV channels in Karnataka have predicted the BJP to win eight seats or more, providing chief minister BS Yediyurappa some breather ahead of the counting of votes scheduled for Monday.
Independent power producers allowed to use Coal India supplies across plants
This is expected to reduce the cost of power generation making them more competitive because if a power company has separate fuel supply agreement for each plant, it can transfer coal from one plant to another. This would also reduce transport cost and take the load off railways during peak season.
Jharkhand's 'jal, jungle, jameen' to be returned to people if oppn alliance comes to power: Rahul Gandhi
Addressing a poll meeting here, Rahul said the Congress - JMM-RJD alliance will waive farm loan up to Rs 2 lakh and provide compensation for land acquired by force, if it forms government in Jharkhand.
India in growth recession; extreme centralisation of power in PMO not good: Raghuram Rajan
The starting point to address this slowdown will be for the Modi govt to acknowledge the problem, he said.
Sterling and Wilson Solar begins construction of 200MW solar project in Australia
Wellington Solar Farm is a solar photovoltaic (PV) independent power project (IPP) being constructed on 490 Ha (hectare) of land, northeast of the town of Wellington in New South Wales.
Share market update: PSU shares advance; SAIL climbs 3%
The Nifty PSE index was trading 0.42 per cent up at 3136.30 .
Share market update: Nifty Financial Services index up; Cholamandalam Investment gains 3%
The Nifty Financial Services index was trading 0.33 per cent up at 14,088.05 .
Japan's Soft Bank Group to invest Rs 30,000 crore in renewable energy in Gujarat
The announcement was made at a meeting between chief minister Vijay Rupani and Executive Chairman of SB Energy Manoj Kohli. The investment will be in solar energy, wind energy and other unconventional renewable energy sources.
Trade will regress to an era of power politics, says India
The country’s statement comes after a group of 117 members including India sought to start the selection processes for filling six vacancies in the appellate body that will not have a quorum to review new trade dispute appeals after December 10 when the second terms of two members expire. There are four existing vacancies in the panel.
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