Tags: Bihar

RK Singh dedicates 74 developmental projects including solar lamp to people of Bihar

R.K. Singh, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power, New and Renewable Energy and Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Government of India, ,on Friday dedicated various CSR projects and facilities developed by India’s leading power sector focused NBFC, Power Finance Corporation to the people of Arrah. The projects were inaugurated through video […]

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Survey would be soon conducted for solar power generation in flood-prone areas in Bihar

A survey would be conducted soon for generating solar power in flood-prone areas of Bihar and assessing future possibilities said Bihar energy minister Bijendra Prasad Yadav at a conference organized by TERI. Speaking at a conference on ‘Accelerating Rural Development through Enhancing Energy Access’ the energy minister said the perception of people towards renewable resources […]

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Vidyut Bhavan in Patna gets wind and solar hybrid unit

Bihar State Power Holding Company Limited (BSPHCL) has reportedly installed a micro unit of wind-solar energy hybrid at Vidyut Bhavan in Patna to generate power from renewable energy sources under its green energy initiative. A BSPHCL official speaking to ET said the micro unit utilizes solar and wind energy to generate around 1 kilowatt of […]

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Bihar’s two solar projects get approval from State Investment Promotion Board

The State Investment Promotion Board (SIPB) has reportedly approved the NHPC’s proposals to set up two solar power projects in Bihar. According to The Telegraph, solar power project will be set up at a cost of Rs 275 crore with a combined capacity of generating around 260 MW of electricity One out of the two […]

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Patna to Become First city in India to have electric buses

 30 electric buses will be operated in Patna soon under the Smart City Plan says a report. This will help in easing traffic congestion and curbing air pollution in the city. Transport secretary Sanjay Kumar Agarwal speaking to TOI said the proposal for electric buses had been forwarded to the Union transport ministry for […]

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R.K Singh flags off the UJALA van from Arrah to initiates the Gram Swaraj Abhiyan

Power Minister R.K Singh flagged off the UJALA van from Arrah. The van will travel across Bihar distributing the LED bulbs and spreading awareness about energy efficiency and energy conservation. As part of this initiative, 16000 Indian villages with a significantly large number of low income households will be able to buy LED bulbs for […]

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Two-day conference of States Power Ministers to be held in Rajgir, Bihar

  A two-day conference of Ministers for Power and New & Renewable Energy of States & Union Territories will be held in Rajgir, Bihar, on 10th and 11th of November, 2017. The Conference will be inaugurated by Raj Kumar Singh, Union Minister of State (IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy. The aim of this two-day conference is to review the […]

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