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Budget2018 should focus on reviving stalled projects, says Raghuram Rajan at Davos - Sify News

Wed, 24/01/2018 - 12:51pm

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Budget2018 should focus on reviving stalled projects, says Raghuram Rajan at Davos
Sify News
Rajan additionally shared that there were few sectors where the economy could have contributed well. He shared the example of Power sector, suggesting that India for the first time, had sufficient power, but distribution companies were not able to tap ...
Raghuram Rajan's Budget tip for Arun Jaitley: Don't blow up the fiscal deficitEconomic Times

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Water scarcity threat to India and South Africa - eco-business.com

Wed, 24/01/2018 - 10:51am

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Water scarcity threat to India and South Africa
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“Water shortages shut down power plants across India every year,” said O P Agarwal of WRI India. “When power plants rely on water sourced from scarce regions, they put electricity generation at risk and leave less water for cities, farms and families ...

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Life after debt: Insolvency in motion - Forbes India

Wed, 24/01/2018 - 9:24am

Forbes India

Life after debt: Insolvency in motion
Forbes India
Again, in January, Brookfield Asset Management entered the nuclear power sector with its purchase of the bankrupt Westinghouse Electric Company for $4.6 billion. The deal was Brookfield's biggest ever. In addition to private equity funds there are also ...

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QBiz: 'Vulnerable Employment' for Indians by 2019 & More - The Quint

Wed, 24/01/2018 - 7:01am

The Quint

QBiz: 'Vulnerable Employment' for Indians by 2019 & More
The Quint
India's solar power sector may benefit from US President Donald Trump's decision on Monday, 22 January, to levy tariff on imported solar panels. In what will impact Chinese module manufacturers, Trump, whose presidential campaign and term has been ...

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Ransomware Scare Prompts Power Authority Alert: Threat Is Real ... - The Indian Express

Wed, 24/01/2018 - 5:14am

The Indian Express

Ransomware Scare Prompts Power Authority Alert: Threat Is Real ...
The Indian Express
The CEA's warning comes in the backdrop of a December 23, 2015 incident, when hackers successfully attacked information systems of three prominent power distribution companies in Ukraine, disrupting the electricity supply to approximately 250000 Ukranians.

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Water Scarcity Threatens India and South Africa - Truthdig

Wed, 24/01/2018 - 12:35am

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Water Scarcity Threatens India and South Africa
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“Renewable energy is a viable solution to India's water-energy crisis,” said Deepak Krishnan, co-author of the report. “Solar PV and wind power can thrive in the same water-stressed areas where thermal plants struggle…” A policy brief produced by WRI ...

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Business Corner - Daily Pioneer

Wed, 24/01/2018 - 12:00am

Business Corner
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Balraj Joshi, Chairman and Managing Director, NHPC, India's premier hydropower company delivered the Keynote address at the 15th Annual Conference on Hydropower in India organized by India Infrastructure at New Delhi on 22nd January 2018. In his ...

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10 million foreign tourists visited India last year; $27 B earned from the tourism sector - YourStory.com

Tue, 23/01/2018 - 4:51pm

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10 million foreign tourists visited India last year; $27 B earned from the tourism sector
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A Times of India report said that the government is 'Looking East' in the tourism sector to promote India's north-eastern states. As part of the efforts to introduce new concepts to engage the larger world, India's golf courses have found mention in ...

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PM Modi Talked of India's Solar Dream at Davos. Here's Why ... - News18

Tue, 23/01/2018 - 4:27pm

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PM Modi Talked of India's Solar Dream at Davos. Here's Why ...
News18
As of December 15, 2017, India had an installed solar power capacity of 16.68 GW, New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) minister RK Singh told Parliament on January 4. The installed operational capacity of wind energy was at 33 GW, the minister added.
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Why Union Budget 2018 is the Last Hope to Achieving PM Modi's Big Solar Dream For 2022 - News18

Tue, 23/01/2018 - 2:12pm

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Why Union Budget 2018 is the Last Hope to Achieving PM Modi's Big Solar Dream For 2022
News18
We have seen the solar sector adapting very well to the Indian market. The government through green incentivisation has created an apt demand and supply module. It is a very positive move towards meeting the target but the goal is very high. I am not ...
India has quietly downscaled its rooftop solar power targetQuartz

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S&P expects India to lead infra investments in South Asia: Key highlights - Business Standard

Tue, 23/01/2018 - 12:39pm

Business Standard

S&P expects India to lead infra investments in South Asia: Key highlights
Business Standard
Adani Transmission and power company PT Pelabuhan Indonesia III (Persero) are the only ones among the 24 that have a negative outlook. India's GMR Hyderabad International Airport is the sole company with a positive outlook. The remaining 21 including ...

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Donald Trump's solar module tariff barrier may help India's green economy - Livemint

Tue, 23/01/2018 - 12:09pm

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Donald Trump's solar module tariff barrier may help India's green economy
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Modules account for nearly 60% of a solar power project's total cost. Interestingly, India is also conducting an anti-dumping investigation on solar equipment from China, Taiwan and Malaysia. Additionally, India is exploring to levy a 70% provisional ...
Could Backlash to Trump's Solar Tariff Be Good News for India?Greentech Media
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India has quietly downscaled its rooftop solar power target - Quartz

Tue, 23/01/2018 - 10:40am

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India has quietly downscaled its rooftop solar power target
Quartz
Rooftop solar may have been the fastest-growing segment within India's renewable energy sector last year, but it is still not growing fast enough. The Narendra Modi government has quietly downscaled its targets for financial year 2017-18 to only 1,000 ...

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BJD Govt a failure on all fronts: BJP - The New Indian Express

Tue, 23/01/2018 - 7:04am

BJD Govt a failure on all fronts: BJP
The New Indian Express
While the health and education sectors have crumbled due to large scale vacancy of doctors and teachers respectively, over 40 lakh families are still deprived of power supply. A large number of people in rural areas are forced to drink water from ponds ...

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Reflections on 46 years of statehood - The Telegraph

Tue, 23/01/2018 - 1:51am

The Telegraph

Reflections on 46 years of statehood
The Telegraph
Tsering also recalled stalwarts of the erstwhile All Party Hill Leaders Conference and sacrifices by eminent persons, including first chief minister Capt. Williamson A. Sangma besides B.B. Lyngdoh, G.G. Swell, H.S. Lyngdoh, among others, who led the ...

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Government May Increase Import Duty On Certain Power Items To ... - NDTV

Mon, 22/01/2018 - 10:54pm

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Government May Increase Import Duty On Certain Power Items To ...
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The 'Make in India' initiative is aimed at making the country a global manufacturing hub. New Delhi: The government may consider increasing import duty on certain items related to power, capital goods and chemicals sectors in the forthcoming Budget ...

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Government may consider import duty hike on certain power items - Economic Times

Mon, 22/01/2018 - 10:20pm

Economic Times

Government may consider import duty hike on certain power items
Economic Times
... the government's ambitious 'Make in India' initiative, said the source, who did not wish to be named. Imports of cheap power equipment have been affecting domestic manufacturers as well as created issues for independent power producers in view of ...

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Govt may consider import duty hike on certain power items - India Today

Mon, 22/01/2018 - 9:50pm

Govt may consider import duty hike on certain power items
India Today
Imports of cheap power equipment have been affecting domestic manufacturers as well as created issues for independent power producers in view of poor quality and after sales service. The Indian Electrical and Electronics Manufacturers Association ...

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Govt may consider import duty hike on certain power items - The New Indian Express

Mon, 22/01/2018 - 9:23pm

Govt may consider import duty hike on certain power items
The New Indian Express
Imports of cheap power equipment have been affecting domestic manufacturers as well as created issues for independent power producers in view of poor quality and after sales service. The Indian Electrical and Electronics Manufacturers' Association ...

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Govt may consider import duty hike on certain power items - Outlook India

Mon, 22/01/2018 - 9:22pm

Govt may consider import duty hike on certain power items
Outlook India
Imports of cheap power equipment have been affecting domestic manufacturers as well as created issues for independent power producers in view of poor quality and after sales service. The Indian Electrical and Electronics Manufacturers' Association ...

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