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Jan 09, 2019 10:31 am | editor_2

Source Name: 
ET Energyworld
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https://energy.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/power/govt-panel-proposes-2-way-strategy-to-push-evs-in-india/67448420

 A government appointed panel led by cabinet secretary Pradeep Kumar Sinha has proposed a bouquet of incentives for makers as well as buyers of electric vehicles in an effort to push emobility in the country.

The panel has recommended a lower basic customs duty on components besides a lower GST rate to encourage manufacturers to take up large-scale production of e-vehicles.


Jan 09, 2019 10:28 am | editor_2

Source Name: 
Livemint
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https://www.livemint.com/Politics/Zo3nQiPZbTQLrUW7pumhtK/Airports-Authority-of-India-bans-singleuse-plastic-items.html

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) on Monday imposed a ban on single-use plastic items at its 129 airports across the country. Single-use plastic items are used only once and then thrown in the trash.


Jan 09, 2019 10:26 am | editor_2

Source Name: 
ET Energyworld
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https://energy.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/renewable/india-norway-to-cooperate-on-sdgs-ocean-economy/67437169

India and Norway agreed to work in close cooperation on the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the ocean economy following delegation-level talks headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Norwegian counterpart Erna Solberg here on Tuesday.


Jan 09, 2019 10:23 am | editor_2

Source Name: 
Times Now
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https://www.timesnownews.com/mirror-now/in-focus/article/noida-authority-collaborates-with-hcl-foundation-for-solid-waste-management/344144

The New Okhla Industrial Development Authority (NOIDA) Monday entered into a pact with the HCL Foundation for solid waste management in the city, which generates around 600 metric tonnes of solid waste daily, officials said.


Jan 09, 2019 10:18 am | editor_2

Source Name: 
ET Energyworld
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https://energy.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/renewable/ngt-concerned-over-lack-of-policy-on-disposal-of-antimony-coated-solar-panels/67437705

The National Green Tribunal has expressed concern over lack of policy or rules with regard to disposal of solar panels containing antimony and sought minimum time schedule required for the purpose. 


Jan 09, 2019 10:15 am | editor_2

Source Name: 
The Economic Times
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https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/norwegian-pm-inaugurates-unique-green-embassy-building-in-delhi/articleshow/67424049.cms

 In a unique move a new green compound at the Royal Norwegian Embassy here was inaugurated by the Prime Minister of Norway, Erna Solberg. She is in the capital for a 2- day official visit. 







 
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