Tata Power Renewable Energy, NHPC Renewable join hands for installation of rooftop solar projects

Tata Power Renewable Energy, NHPC Renewable join hands for installation of rooftop solar projects

Thursday, 18 July 2024 | PTI | New Delhi

Tata Power Renewable Energy Ltd (TPREL) has joined hands with state-owned NHPC Renewable Energy Ltd (NHPC-REL) for installation of rooftop solar projects on government buildings of central ministries, states, and union territories. "This collaboration represents a major step forward in our shared vision of a sustainable and green energy future. By...

Cabinet to soon decide on IPEF’s clean, fair economy agreements

Thursday, 18 July 2024 | PTI | New Delhi

The Union Cabinet will soon take a decision on the commerce ministry’s proposal to seek approval for signing of 14-member IPEF (Indo-Pacific Economic Framework for Prosperity) bloc’s agreements on clean and fair economy, an official said. Last month in Singapore, 13 IPEF bloc members signed these agreements, while India stated that...

Corporate funding in solar sector globally dips: Mercom

Thursday, 18 July 2024 | PTI | New Delhi

Total corporate funding in the solar sector globally fell by 10 per cent to USD 16.6 billion in January-June 2024 due to uncertainties in major markets including the US, according to Mercom Capital. In the first half of 2023, the global solar energy sector attracted USD 18.5 billion of investment, the...

ADB retains India’s growth forecast at 7% for FY’25

Thursday, 18 July 2024 | PTI | New Delhi

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Wednesday maintained India’s GDP growth forecast at 7 per cent for the current financial year, citing that a rebound in agriculture is expected given above-normal monsoon projections. The ADB forecast comes a day after the International Monetary Fund revised upward its GDP growth projections for...

Auto industry needs 2 lakh skilled people by 2030 to meet 30% EV adoption target: SIAM

Auto industry needs 2 lakh skilled people by 2030 to meet 30% EV adoption target: SIAM

Wednesday, 17 July 2024 | PTI | New Delhi

Indian automotive industry will need up to 2 lakh skilled people by 2030 to meet the government's vision of 30 per cent electric vehicle adoption, the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers said on Tuesday.  A total talent investment of Rs 13,552 crore is expected for hiring and training the workforce. “As we...

Graphisads launches G Force

Wednesday, 17 July 2024 | PNS | New Delhi

Graphisads Limited, leading advertising Company and Outdoor Media owner, has entered into a groundbreaking partnership with the prestigious Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Lucknow to unveil “G Force,” an innovative accelerator programme. This initiative aims to cultivate and empower aspiring entrepreneurs within the Media sectors through a dynamic collaboration of industry...

NAREDCO pitches for raising tax exemption limit on home loan interest to `5 lakh

Wednesday, 17 July 2024 | PTI | New Delhi

Realtors' body NAREDCO on Tuesday suggested that the tax exemption on interest on self-occupied property loans should be increased to Rs 5 lakh in the upcoming budget from Rs 2 lakh currently to boost housing demand amid a rise in housing prices and mortgage rates. Builders also sought some tax incentives...

Telecom Ministry to work on actionable plan on issues identified by panels: Scindia

Wednesday, 17 July 2024 | PTI | New Delhi

The telecom ministry will work on actionable plan with defined timelines on issues that have been discussed with telecom operators and other players in the sector, Union minister Jyotiraditya Scindia said on Tuesday.The minister held meetings with three of the six committees set by his ministry. The meeting with the committee...

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