Tags: ASSOCHAM

Economic survey recognises need to continue on the path of sustainable development: Sumant Sinha

The Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday presented the Economic Survey that details the state of the economy ahead of the government’s Budget for fiscal year beginning April 1, 2021. Reacting to the Economic Survey Sumant Sinha CMD, ReNew Power and Sr Vice President, ASSOCHAM said “It is heartening to note that the economic survey recognises the […]

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ASSOCHAM, REPA sign MoU to Hydropower, new and alternate energy

The Renewable Energy Promotion Association (REPA) and The Associated Chambers of Commerce & Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) on Wednesday inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in New Delhi. As per the MoU, both ASSOCHAM and REPA would collaborate together to promote substantial and tangible actions to increase the co-operation between the two associations. These are some […]

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Exicom bags Manufacturing Excellence (EV Infrastructure) award

Exicom bagged “Manufacturing Excellence (EV Infrastructure)” award at ‘3RD ASSOCHAM Auto Forum & Awards’ with the Theme “Moving towards a Greener Transportation” held on Monday, 28th January, 2019 at New Delhi. These ASSOCHAM Awards are supported by Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises, Ministry of Road Transport […]

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Comprehensive action plan needed to drive EV uptake: ASSOCHAM-Nomura Research paper

Conducive policy environment for market creation, technology development and setting up of a vibrant manufacturing ecosystem for electric vehicles (EV) can drive electric mobility in India, noted a recent ASSOCHAM-Nomura Research Institute (NRI) joint study. The paper titled, ‘Electric Mobility – Making it happen,’ jointly brought out by ASSOCHAM and NRI stressed upon the need […]

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EV sales in India to witness a double-digit growth till 2020: Report

Electric vehicle (EV) sales in India are expected to witness a double-digit growth till 2020, fuelled by government measures for the sector and reducing battery prices, among others, says a report. A joint study by Assocham and global advisory services firm EY said, although EVs are not yet mainstream, government push and increasing consumer awareness […]

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ASSOCHAM urges equal GST rates for hydropower, wind, solar

Apex industry body ASSOCHAM urged the Centre to fix Goods and Services Tax (GST) rates for hydropower at par with wind and solar so that value added cost and tax are commensurate for all renewable power projects. “Hydro projects attract 18 per cent GST for equipment and 28 per cent for cement while the same […]

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Electricity is the future of economic growth in India: RK Singh

Union Minister of State (IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy, R. K. Singh addressed the 3rdGlobal Investors’ India Forum, here today. The theme of the event was ‘Ideate, Innovate, Implement and Invest in India’ and it was attended by global industry stalwarts. Addressing the august gathering, Singh said that looking at the future of growing power consumption in India, it is expected that […]

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