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Indian Railways’ Chennai Central Station is Now Fully Powered by Solar Energy; See Photos – EQ Mag Pro

The Puratchi Thalaivar Dr. M.G. Ramachandran Central or Chennai Central railway station, under the South Central Railway (SCR), has met the 100% day energy requirement target by solar panels installed on the platform shelters of the station. Informing about the same, Union railway minister Ashwini Vaishnaw tweeted, “100% Day energy requirement of Chennai Central Station […]

SAUBHAGYA completes FOUR years of successful implementation – EQ Mag Pro

2.82 crore households have been electrified since the launch of SAUBHAGYA A dedicated toll-free helpline in place to identify and provide electricity connections to remaining unelectrified households 2.82 crore households have been electrified since the launch of SAUBHAGYA. These figures are till March 31st of this year. As of march 2019, 2.63 crore willing un-electrified […]

After meeting PM Narendra Modi, CEOs see high potential for India to attract investments – EQ Mag Pro

India has great potential for attracting investments and manufacturing under the various programmes introduced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi as companies try to diversify their global footprints, according to hi-tech CEOs who met him. “Because of the necessity to diversify and build a very resilient supply chain for semiconductors, we believe India could be an […]

DISCOMs are empowered to prepare their own DPRs based on their need assessments: R. K Singh – EQ Mag Pro

New Delhi : Shri RK Singh, Union Minister for Power and New & Renewable Energy convened a series of regional-level meetings with Energy / Power Ministers / Advisors of States / UTs through video conference in four different sessions on 21.9.2021 and today to discuss the new Reforms Linked Distribution Sector Scheme. Shri Singh underlined […]

PFC, REC disburse Rs 85,000 crore to discoms under Atmanirbhar Bharat package – EQ Mag Pro

According to sources, the two lenders have disbursed around Rs 39,000 crore in the second tranche since January to discoms in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Rajasthan, Bihar, Tamil Nadu, Meghalaya and Jammu & Kashmir. State-run sector-specific lenders PFC and REC have disbursed Rs 85,000 crore to electricity distribution companies (discoms) under the Rs 1.25-lakh-crore liquidity infusion […]

IRCTC`s Leh-Ladakh tour package, check details to avail special offer – EQ Mag Pro

The IRCTC said that all necessary permits, entrance fee for monuments, travel insurance, and GST is included in the trip. New Delhi: Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), India railways’ subsidiary today launched the Leh-Ladakh tour package starting from Lucknow covering 8 days and 7 nights. The holiday package includes well-appointed hotel rooms and […]

Shri RK Singh holds virtual meetings with States’ Energy Ministers in batches of different regions; discusses the new Reforms Linked Distribution Sector Scheme for network strengthening & modernization, financial viability and enhanced consumer service and convenience – EQ Mag Pro

DISCOMs / States empowered to prepare their own DPRs based on the need assessments: Power Minister Shri Singh exhorts the ministers to encourage their states to avail benefits of PM-KUSUM scheme for Solarisation of agricultural feeders Power Minister underlines scheme funding would be tied to operational and financial improvements in DISCOMs Shri RK Singh, Union […]

NHPC’s 510 MW Teesta-V Power Station, Sikkim conferred with ‘Blue Planet Prize’ by International Hydropower Association (IHA) – EQ Mag Pro

NHPC’s 510 MW Teesta-V Power Station located in the Himalayan State of Sikkim has been conferred with the prestigious Blue Planet Prize by International Hydropower Association (IHA), a London based non-profit membership association operating in 120 countries. The power station has been built, owned and being operated by NHPC. The award for Teesta-V Power Station […]