energy policy

Status of energy sector in India highly uneven; scope for reform: PM Modi

Status of energy sector in India highly uneven; scope for reform: PM Modi

Modi also welcomed all possibilities for innovation and research in the oil and gas sector, the release said, adding that he flagged the potential of biomass energy and invited participation and joint ventures in the coal gasification.

Oct 09, 2017, 16:07 PM IST
Donald Trump taps climate change sceptic as energy adviser, pushes back on taxes

Donald Trump taps climate change sceptic as energy adviser, pushes back on taxes

Donald Trump on Friday picked a prominent climate change sceptic to help him craft his energy policy and pushed back against renewed calls that he release his income tax returns - saying his tax rate is "none of your business."

May 14, 2016, 05:12 AM IST
Goal to reduce world temperatures likely to fail: Study

Goal to reduce world temperatures likely to fail: Study

The Paris Agreement's overall goal is to replace fossil fuels, which emit huge amounts of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere which in turn leads to higher temperatures, with renewable energy sources such as solar and wind power and biofuels.

Mar 28, 2016, 17:17 PM IST

NITI Aayog to bring out integrated energy policy: Panagariya

NITI Aayog will bring out a new integrated energy policy -- as was introduced by its predecessor the erstwhile Planning Commission -- which called for decontrolling of energy prices.

Aug 27, 2015, 20:46 PM IST

Kalam pitches for National Energy Commission

Former president A P J Abdul Kalam Friday stressed the need for setting up a
National Energy Commission to ensure coordinated thrust and fast decision making for implementing overall energy policy.

Aug 22, 2014, 18:31 PM IST

BJP criticizes Centre over energy policy

The BJP criticised the Congress led UPA government on Sunday over its "lack of vision" in devising an energy policy for the country.

Jan 13, 2014, 00:43 AM IST

China`s first AP 1000 nuclear power reactor getting ready

China`s first nuclear power reactor using US-based Westinghouse Electric AP 1000 technology is expected to begin operations in October 2014, the manager of a Chinese nuclear power company said on Friday.

Feb 02, 2013, 00:45 AM IST

Japan to restructure energy policy

Japan will scrap a plan to hike
nuke power to 50% of energy source by 2030.

May 10, 2011, 20:18 PM IST