Railways delivers record 32,000 MT of medical oxygen to nation

Railways delivers record 32,000 MT of medical oxygen to nation

To ensure that LMO supplies are reached in the fastest time possible, the Railways has created new standards and benchmarks in running these Oxygen Express services. The average speed of the special freight trains is maintained above 55 km/hr in most cases over long distances. Running on high-priority Green Corridors, ...

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Sustainable redevelopment for better communities and urban renovation

Sustainable redevelopment for better communities and urban renovation

The aim of sustainable redevelopment is not limited to only upgrading shops and houses but the entire social and cultural infrastructure. To ensure that a redeveloped neighbourhood is holistically sustainable and remains viable for future generations, there is a crucial need to have an integrated planning approach to r...

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DFI to help raise cheap capital for nation building: Vinayak Chatterjee

DFI to help raise cheap capital for nation building: Vinayak Chatterjee

After independence, India had an acute shortage of industrial capital and to adequately address that need the leaders of the time created three major DFIs: IDBI, IFCI and ICICI. Between the mid-1950s and the late 1980s, these three DFIs practically created a new industrial class in the country. Many of the projects and...

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It’s destination India for Blueleaf Energy

It’s destination India for Blueleaf Energy

So, India is one of the most dynamic and scaled-up renewable markets in the world. When we looked at Vibrant, it was the right size for us. It was not too big, nor too small. In state utilities’ projects, we realised that it was super competitive and the prices were super low and hence we look at it cautiously. The ro...

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UP’s largest solar project commissioned in Kanpur

UP’s largest solar project commissioned in Kanpur

The 85 MW solar project is spread across 400 acres and uses about 350,000 solar modules manufactured by Vikram Solar and includes a 33/132 kV switchyard. The expected energy yield of this project in Uttar Pradesh is 200 million units (MU). The plant is projected to reduce 4.57 tonnes of CO2 emissions and power over 80,...

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Opinion: Growth momentum in steel to continue into FY2022

Opinion: Growth momentum in steel to continue into FY2022

Domestic steel demand has witnessed a strong recovery in the second half of FY2021, with an estimated on-year growth of nearly 16 per cent between October 2020 and March 2021. This has primarily been supported by pent-up demand from...

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 E-mobility: Siemens, Switch Mobility partner for projects in India

E-mobility: Siemens, Switch Mobility partner for projects in India

Siemens Limited signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Switch Mobility Automative Limited to jointly address the needs of electric commercial vehicle customers and execute e-mobility projects in India. A...

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India takes major step towards creation of regional power grid

India takes major step towards creation of regional power grid

In a major stride towards creating a robust regional power grid, the country’s largest power trading platform, the Indian Energy Exchange (IEX), commenced the Cross Border Electricity Trade (CBET) on Monday. As per the CEA and CERC, as of date, India imports 8.7 BU of electricity from Bhutan and exports 2.37 BU and 7 B...

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How AI can help curb overspending in cement industry

How AI can help curb overspending in cement industry

When planning and implementing a digital strategy, taking that important holistic approach means moving the process from typically siloed and discrete functions to one where all processes are connected, via developments in Inte...

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