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CII urges Finance Ministry to impose BCD on solar power equipment

CII has urged the Ministry of Finance in its memorandum submitted on Monday to impose the basic custom duty (BCD) on solar power equipment as announced in the last general budget, stressing that the delay in implementation is impacting investments. The CII representatives have met the finance ministry top brass to represent the infrastructure sectors […]

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States need to Support Transformation Policy for a Robust RE Sector: Piyush Goyal

The power sector, which has come a long way, having sufficient power for all, will need cooperation from states and political will to make it the true growth engine of the economy. Speaking at the Inaugural Ministerial Plenary of a virtual conference and exhibition – Aatma Nirbhar Bharat – Opportunities in Renewable Energy Manufacturing – […]

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SIAM, CII urge govt to hold wider consultations, follow practical approach on electric vehicles

The government should follow a well laid out roadmap and a practical time frame for rollout of electric vehicles (EVs) in the country, auto industry body SIAM said Sunday. Industry chamber CII also said the government should carry out wider consultations before finalisation of goals and time lines for electric mobility. “What is required is […]

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FAME need to be supplemented with steps like domestic manufacturing: CII

Quoting a study by the Centre, the chamber said India can save 64 per cent of anticipated road-based mobility-related energy demand and 37 per cent of carbon emissions in 2030 by pursuing a shared, electric, and connected mobility future. Measures like market creation and adoption, domestic manufacturing of vehicles, components and batteries, strategic sourcing of […]

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ReNew Power, CII Join Hands to Address the Problem of Stubble Burning in Punjab

ReNew Power has  announced that it has joined hands with Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) in its ‘Clean Air Better Life’ initiative to help farmers from the state of Punjab; with alternative stubble management techniques to address the complex problem of increasing levels of air pollution in Delhi NCR. Under this program, the company has […]

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Government Is Working On A Fresh Policy For Promotion Of Electric Vehicles

 The government is reportedly working on a fresh policy for promotion of electric vehicles. According to reports the policy will be rolled out initially on a smaller scale, this will help in ensuring smoother transition and better cooperation from the automobile sector. The policy is likely to be announced at a global e-mobility summit […]

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EESL signs MoUs with AP government, announces Rs 3,730 crore investments in e-mobility, renewable energy

Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) recently signed MoUs with Andhra Pradesh government and announced investment of Rs 3,730 crore in the state. The MoUssigned at CII Partnership Summit , span across e-mobility, energy efficiency and renewable energy and aimed to create 15,000 jobs and save up to Rs 3,185 crore. The MoUs were signed in […]

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