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India global 5th in green energy jobs, China on top - Business Standard

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 26/05/2016 - 7:31pm

Business Standard

India global 5th in green energy jobs, China on top
Business Standard
The solar PV sector remains the largest RE employer worldwide, with 2.8 million jobs, with jobs in manufacturing, installation and operations & maintenance. Liquid biofuels was the second largest global employer with 1.7 million jobs, followed by wind ...

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India on track to become one of the largest largest installers of solar power globally - Daily News & Analysis

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 26/05/2016 - 4:54pm

Daily News & Analysis

India on track to become one of the largest largest installers of solar power globally
Daily News & Analysis
India is on track to become one of the largest installers of solar power globally as its installed solar capacity has reached 6,000 megawatts from 10 megawatts in less than six years, according to a solar power manufacturer. Kolkata-headquartered ...

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Two years of Modi govt: Reforms, policy decisions on track, but no smooth-sailing, says DBS - The Indian Express

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 26/05/2016 - 2:37pm

The Indian Express

Two years of Modi govt: Reforms, policy decisions on track, but no smooth-sailing, says DBS
The Indian Express
This has included key changes like deregulation of fuel prices, Make in India initiative, passage of the bankruptcy Code, financial inclusion, auction of coal mines, power sector reforms (including UDAY) and Aadhar Bill, among others,” DBS said in a ...

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India's installed solar capacity reached 6000 MW in 6 years: Manufacturer - Economic Times

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 26/05/2016 - 1:44pm

Economic Times

India's installed solar capacity reached 6000 MW in 6 years: Manufacturer
Economic Times
"Vikram Solar is embedded with the Indian mission to achieve the huge aim in the solar sector - 100GW by 2022. We started manufacturing in India when India did not know about solar, or knew very little about solar. We are one of the largest ...

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Read an Edited Transcript of The Wall Street Journal's Interview With Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 26/05/2016 - 1:36pm

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Read an Edited Transcript of The Wall Street Journal's Interview With Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Wall Street Journal (blog)
In India, reform in the insurance sector, reform in the defense sector, reform in the Bankruptcy Code had been pending for years. ..... After coming to power, we have given priority to the dignity of labor, for which economic empowerment is the first ...

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In Assam's Sibsagar, a toilet campaign points to power of grass-root mobilization - The Indian Express

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 26/05/2016 - 11:48am

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In Assam's Sibsagar, a toilet campaign points to power of grass-root mobilization
The Indian Express
CSR initiatives of public sector giants like ONGC and BCPL, which have critical assets in Assam, and technical support from UNICEF also helped in the campaign. “Initially, it was very difficult as people, especially those belonging to the tea tribes ...

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Under PM Modi, decision making has replaced policy paralysis witnessed during UPA regime - The Indian Express

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 26/05/2016 - 8:35am

The Indian Express

Under PM Modi, decision making has replaced policy paralysis witnessed during UPA regime
The Indian Express
After a decade-long scam-tainted rule, India is witnessing all-round transformation. Different ... As part of power sector reforms and the mission to provide 24×7 supply, UDAY seeks to improve the DISCOMS by focusing on energy efficiency. Over 10 crore ...

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Creditworthy that we are now self sufficient in coal: Piyush Goyal, Power & Renewable Energy Minister - Financial Express

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 26/05/2016 - 8:13am

Financial Express

Creditworthy that we are now self sufficient in coal: Piyush Goyal, Power & Renewable Energy Minister
Financial Express
A. I have instructed Coal India to fulfill commitments to the non-power industry as the generation companies are already entitled to their entire coal quote. The other industries were getting 50% domestic coal while the remaining amount was to be met ...
Big infra back on track, needs a bigger pushDaily News & Analysis

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Big infra back on track, needs a bigger push - Daily News & Analysis

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 26/05/2016 - 6:51am

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Big infra back on track, needs a bigger push
Daily News & Analysis
But beyond this, some notable achievements in the power sector have been adding 46,543 megawatt of conventional power in the last two years, which is one-fifth of the total current capacity; laying 69 kilometre of transmission line a day against an ...
I think it's creditworthy that we have become self-sufficient in coal: Piyush GoyalFinancial Express

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Economy's green shoots yet to strike roots: Private investment still frozen - The Indian Express

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 26/05/2016 - 4:59am

The Indian Express

Economy's green shoots yet to strike roots: Private investment still frozen
The Indian Express
A senior executive in India Cements, the market leader in south India, where the industry is operating at an abysmal 55% capacity utilisation, said, almost three-fourths of the cement demand comes from housing or real estate. “In India, despite the 7-7 ...

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Cabinet Approves India-Japan Pact On Thermal Power - NDTV

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 26/05/2016 - 4:25am

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Cabinet Approves India-Japan Pact On Thermal Power
NDTV
"The union cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday granted ex post facto approval to the MoU between India and Japan for promoting sustainable, stable and low-carbon thermal power development in India," a cabinet communique ...

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Government approves capital goods sector policy - The Hindu

Indian Power Sector News - Thu, 26/05/2016 - 2:51am

The Hindu

Government approves capital goods sector policy
The Hindu
The Cabinet approved the first-ever policy for the capital goods sector in the country that aims to triple the value of production of these goods to Rs.7.5 lakh crore by 2025 and create more than 21 million jobs. The policy also envisages increasing ...

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India's Narendra Modi Defends Efforts to Shake Up Economy - Wall Street Journal

Indian Power Sector News - Wed, 25/05/2016 - 10:54pm

Wall Street Journal

India's Narendra Modi Defends Efforts to Shake Up Economy
Wall Street Journal
Mr. Modi last year dropped legislation that would have made it easier to acquire farmland for industry and infrastructure—a measure that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley declared would “determine a very large part of the progress India makes.” The ...
Two years of changeThe Indian Express
Writing a new script for centre-state relationsLivemint

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Cabinet clears India, Japan MoU on thermal power development - Hindustan Times

Indian Power Sector News - Wed, 25/05/2016 - 9:48pm

Hindustan Times

Cabinet clears India, Japan MoU on thermal power development
Hindustan Times
The proposal includes undertaking of activities such as update on the current and future policy trend in Indian power sector with wide coverage from R&M and Life Extension (LE) to new power development in India. It will also identify barriers that ...
Cabinet approves India-Japan pact on thermal powerBusiness Standard

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Domestic electronics makers welcome new domestic sourcing norms for power sector - Business Standard

Indian Power Sector News - Wed, 25/05/2016 - 7:26pm

Business Standard

Domestic electronics makers welcome new domestic sourcing norms for power sector
Business Standard
The Indian Electrical & Electronics Manufacturers' Association (IEEMA), which is the representative body for the sector welcomed the new domestic procurement norm issued by the Central Electricity Authority (CEA). The norms announced last week ...

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Cabinet clears India, Japan pact on thermal power - Moneycontrol.com

Indian Power Sector News - Wed, 25/05/2016 - 6:14pm

Moneycontrol.com

Cabinet clears India, Japan pact on thermal power
Moneycontrol.com
The proposal includes undertaking of activities such as update on the current and future policy trend in Indian power sector with wide coverage from R&M and Life Extension (LE) to new power development in India. It will also identify barriers that ...
Cabinet approves India-Japan pact on thermal powerBusiness Standard

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Cabinet clears India, Japan pact on thermal power - Business Standard

Indian Power Sector News - Wed, 25/05/2016 - 5:50pm

Business Standard

Cabinet clears India, Japan pact on thermal power
Business Standard
The proposal includes undertaking of activities such as update on the current and future policy trend in Indian power sector with wide coverage from R&M and Life Extension (LE) to new power development in India. It will also identify barriers that ...

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Cabinet gives ex-post facto approval to MOU between India & Japan for promoting sustainable, stable & low-carbon ... - Business Standard

Indian Power Sector News - Wed, 25/05/2016 - 5:05pm

Cabinet gives ex-post facto approval to MOU between India & Japan for promoting sustainable, stable & low-carbon ...
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Update on the current and future policy trend in Indian power sector with wide coverage from R&M and Life Extension(LE) to new power development in India and consideration of the identified barriers to find out those which could be addressed through ...

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Cabinet gives ex-post facto approval to the MOU between India and Japan for promoting sustainable, stable and low ... - Business Standard (press release) (registration) (blog)

Indian Power Sector News - Wed, 25/05/2016 - 4:42pm

Cabinet gives ex-post facto approval to the MOU between India and Japan for promoting sustainable, stable and low ...
Business Standard (press release) (registration) (blog)
Update on the current and future policy trend in Indian power sector with wide coverage from R&M and Life Extension(LE) to new power development in India and consideration of the identified barriers to find out those which could be addressed through ...

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