Tags: R.K.Singh

1279 MW Rooftop Solar capacity installed so far: RK Singh

Minister of State (I/C) for New and Renewable Energy and Power, R. K Singh in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha informed that under the present rooftop solar programme, which was approved by the Government in December 2015, an aggregated capacity of 2100 MW is targeted to be achieved in residential, institutional, social and […]

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R K Singh lauds Budget; renewable energy players say no policy directives

Union Minister of State for Power and New & Renewable Energy R K Singh Friday called the Budget 2019-20 “historic, people-friendly and forward-looking” as it provides assistance to all needy sectors while maintaining fiscal prudence. However, some renewable energy sector players have expressed their disappointment on the Budget, saying it provided no ray of hope […]

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Views on Budget 2019: RK Singh, Union Minister of State for Power and New and Renewable Energy

India’s electrification success found a special mention in Finance Minster’s Budget speech. The Finance Minister said, “Till the year 2014, about 2.5 crore families were forced to live the life of 18th centuary without electricity. Under ‘Saubhagya Yojna’, we provided free electricity connection to almost every household. By March, 2019, all willing families will get […]

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RK Singh lays the foundation stone of Regional testing laboratory of CPRI at Nashik

R K Singh, Union Minister of State (IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy laid the foundation stone of Regional testing laboratory of Central Power Research Institute (CPRI) at Nashik, Maharashtra. Manufacturers in the western region will be greatly benefited as they can test their products close to their manufacturing units. This would reduce […]

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Need policy framework to further promote solar energy in dairies: Raj Kumar Singh

Union Minister Raj Kumar Singh Wednesday pitched for creating a policy framework to further propagate the use of solar energy in the dairy cooperative network for benefit of farmers. The entire dairy chain from village-level milk pooling to product delivery is energy intensive. Extensive use of solar energy in dairy value chain can significantly reduce […]

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NDDB conducts workshop on Solar- A Green Energy Alternate to Augmented Dairy Farmers’ Income

Minister of State for Power and New & Renewable Energy, Raj Kumar Singh inaugurated NDDB’s workshop titled “Solar – A Green Energy Alternate to Augment Dairy Farmers’ Income” at the SCOPE Convention Centre, New Delhi on 9 January, 2019. Anand Kumar, Secretary, MNRE, Govt of India; Deepak Gupta, former Secretary, MNRE, Govt of India & Director […]

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