Tags: Uttarakhand

Olectra with BYD to invest Rs 700 cr for electric buses in Uttarakhand

Electric vehicle manufacturer Olectra – BYD on Thursday announced that it has signed an agreement with Uttarakhand government to deploy 500 AC electric buses in the state with an investment of Rs 700 crore. According to the pact, Hyderabad based Olectra Greentech in a strategic tie-up with China’s BYD Auto Industry will deploy the ‘Made […]

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Hardly anything done to clean Ganga, situation extraordinarily bad: NGT

Voicing dissatisfaction over the steps taken by the Uttarakhand government to clean the Ganga, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) today said the situation was extraordinarily bad and hardly anything effective has been done to clean the river. A bench headed by NGT chairperson Justice A K Goel said despite claims by authorities, the work done […]

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HC stays construction of all hydro power plants in Uttarakhand

The Uttarakhand High Court has ordered a stay on construction of all hydro power plants in the state and directed the district magistrates to identify sites within eight weeks for disposal of debris from every project. The court prohibited waste disposal within 500 metres of rivers, sternly rejecting the state government’s request to reduce the […]

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Rawat inaugrates 1500 KW Dunav hydro power project in Pauri Garhwal, Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat inaugurated 1500 KW Dunav hydro power project in Pauri Garhwal district of the state. The hydro power project has been constructed on Nayar river in the remote Beerokhal block of Pauri Garhwal district. “Dunav hydro power project would be a milestone in the development of the region,” said Trivendra […]

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