BHEL commences 600-MW coal-based unit in Telangana

The project is being developed by Singareni Collieries Company Ltd (SCCL), India's second largest coal mining company, cited the statement. State-run power equipment maker Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) on Friday said it has commissioned 600-megawatts (MW) coal-based unit at Singareni Thermal Power Project in Adilabad district of Telangana. "The unit has

Energy planning around the US

Ten years ago, in January 2006, MGE released its Energy 2015 plan after holding two dozen “community energy conversations” with ratepayers. The Madison utility’s goals included shuttering part of the coal-fired Blount Street power plant Downtown, built in 1903, and converting the rest to natural gas fuel. That was completed

New Industrial Policy incentivizes eco-friendly industries in JK

In a bid to promote eco-friendly industries in the state, the industrial policy 2016 has incentivized setting up of green ventures and adoption of green technologies. As per the recently issued industrial policy, the government shall subsidize by 40 per cent the rain water harvesting equipment installed by the units. Similarly,

BMC to decentralise wet waste management system in Mumbai within year

Representative image. INTRODUCING A major change in the existing waste management system, the BMC has decided to implement decentralisation of wet waste management in the city within a year. The direction came from the urban development department during a meeting with the solid waste management department officials held in February. The

Public transportation app unveiled in Bengaluru

An international public transport app, Trafi, that helps in planning city journeys was unveiled on Wednesday in Bengaluru and Mumbai. "Trafi's real-time focused approach offers accuracy of information, showing what happens in your city at any time. As this is applied on major transport modes, it will help you with