Tags: Delhi

Fast charging electric vehicle stations coming to Delhi soon: Report

The government is gearing up to bring fast charging electric vehicle stations in the National Capital soon. According to ET the government is setting up setting up infrastructure for electric vehicles in some busy areas of Delhi where cars can be recharged for as low as Rs 30 for a 15-minute top-up. Saurabh Kumar, managing […]

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UN secretary general to attend second Global RE-Invest summit in National Capital

UN secretary general Antonio Guterres will be visiting India to attained 2nd Global RE-Invest summit and the first assembly of ISA in National Capital on October 2. The 2nd Global RE-Invest will host the First Assembly of International Solar Alliance (ISA) and the Meeting of the Energy Ministers of Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) countries. […]

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Azure Roof Power to Electrify Government Buildings in Madhya Pradesh and Delhi

Azure Power recently announced that it has won 11.2 MW and 600 KW rooftop solar power projects in bids conducted by Madhya Pradesh Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (MPUVNL) and Indraprastha Power Generation Company Ltd (IPGCL) respectively. Azure Power will provide power for 25 year to various Government establishments in Madhya Pradesh and Delhi which will be spread across […]

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Delhi CM Kejriwal announces ‘Mukhyanmantri Kisan Aaye Badhotri Solar Yojna’

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday announced the ‘Mukhyanmantri Kisan Aaye Badhotri Solar Yojna’ which aims to increase the income of farmers by three to five times in the national capital. As per the scheme approved today by the Delhi Cabinet, maximum of one-third surface area of the agriculture land can be used for […]

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Delhi to generate over 2,000 MW of solar energy by 2025

With an aim to generate more than 2,000 MW of solar energy in the national capital by 2025, the Delhi government is laying out a comprehensive roadmap to encourage adoption of rooftop solar projects by the residential sector. In order to achieve this goal and understand the opportunities and challenges in aggregating the consumer demand, […]

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Delhi to get 1000 electric buses to fight air pollution

In a bid to curb air pollution in Delhi and address commuters’ woes, the state government on Wednesday approved hiring a consultant to run 1,000 electric buses. estimated to cost Rs. 2,500 crore, in the national capital as promised in its 2018-19 Budget. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced about the cabinet’ decision on tweeter, […]

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Delhi’s clean air plan might flop says two new CSE studies

In 2015, the Union ministry of environment, forests & climate change (MoEF&CC) had announced new emission norms for thermal power plants across India. For power stations located within 300 km of the Delhi-NCR region, the deadline for meeting the norms is December 2019. A new survey by Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) indicates that most […]

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CleanMax Solar Donates a Solar Plant of 6.4 kWp to Ahinsa Sthal in Delhi

CleanMax Solar has donated a rooftop solar plant of 6.4 kWp to Ahinsa Sthal, a prominent Jain temple in Meherauli, Delhi. With this installation, Ahinsa Sthal has taken a step towards environment conservation by adopting solar energy. The temple is estimated to save Rs 50,000 on its electricity expenditure every year by replacing more than 35% of the […]

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Apex court asks EPCA to examine the Delhi govt’s proposal to purchase electric buses

Supreme Court has asked the Environment Pollution Control Authority to examine the Delhi government’s proposal for using part of the Rs 999.25 crore collected from environment compensation charge (ECC) to buy semi-low floor fully electric buses to tackle pollution and improve public transport. The Arvind Kejriwal government informed a bench of Justices Madan B Lokur […]

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NITI Aayog releases proposal for a quick pilot on EV charging infrastructure in Delhi

NITI Aayog Vice Chairman, Rajiv Kumar, recently released a proposal to develop electric vehicle charging infrastructure in Delhi. The proposal was drafted by AC2SG in collaboration with NITI Aayog. The proposal for the quick pilot could be used to provide a structure for EV infrastructure rollout in the Gurgaon-IGI-South Delhi-Noida corridor. This planning will make […]

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