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India important actor in climate action, making fantastic efforts in renewable energy: UN chief

“India is a very important actor and “fundamental partner” in international efforts on climate action,” UN chief Antonio Guterres has said. UNITED NATIONS: India is a very important actor and “fundamental partner” in international efforts on climate action and is making a “fantastic effort” to grow its renewable energy basket, UN chief Antonio Guterres has […]

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be attending UN Climate Action Summit 2019 in New York on September 23rd

Hack: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attending UN Climate Action Summit 2019 in New York on September 23 According to PTI, PM Modi will also address Indian-Americans in Houston and Chicago during his trip lasting from September 20 to 23 Houston has one of the largest concentrations of the Indian American community in the US with the Texas […]

Auto industry gets an electric boost in FY20 Budget

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s maiden Budget provides tax incentives and GST cuts for electric vehicles. ‘The future is electric,’ reiterates the Union Budget 2019-20. In her maiden Budget speech on Friday, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced an income tax deduction of ₹1.5 lakh on loans for electric vehicles to incentivise their purchase. The loan is […]

Union Budget 2019: Centre to implement ‘One Nation, One Power’ grid to end India’s power woes

The Narendra Modi government is looking to implement ‘One Nation, One Power’ grid in the power sector, to ensure power connectivity to states at affordable rates, union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said in the union budget announcement on Friday in the Parliament. A package for power sector tariff and structural reforms to the sector will […]