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National Clean Air Programme should set higher targets: Expert

IANS
There is a striking similarity between Paris Climate Agreement and Indias National Clean Air Programme (NCAP) launched recently.
China, India to drive global nuclear energy production: World Nuclear Association

China, India to drive global nuclear energy production: World Nuclear Association

NUCLEAR ASIA
The international trend indicates that Asia – specifically China and India – will be driving the nuclear energy production globally amidst the big economies like Germany, France and the US seeking to reduce their dependence on nuclear energy.
Issue of climate change already covered in India: National Green Tribunal

Issue of climate change already covered in India: National Green Tribunal

IANS
Climate change is certainly a matter already covered in the environmental impact assessment, the NGT said on Wednesday as it disposed of a 9-year-old girl’s petition alleging inaction by the Centre to mitigate the adverse impact of climate change.
Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in India safe from Fukushima-like disaster

India needs hourly electricity tariffs: IEEFA

IANS
With $100 billion of existing and proposed thermal power plants in financial distress and low cost but variable renewable energy capacity best able to meet targets, India has an opportune moment to transform its electricity sector by introducing day-ahead market pricing, the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) said on Tuesday.
France's President Emmanuel Macron will visit India in December

Cabinet nods India, France MoU on cooperation in green energy

IANS
The Cabinet on Thursday gave post-facto approval to an MoU signed between India and France on bilateral cooperation in the field of new and renewable energy.
Indian Engineers train with Russian to hone heavy engineering skills

Indian Engineers train with Russia to hone heavy engineering skills

NUCLEAR ASIA
The Russian State Research Centre CNIITMASH (a subsidiary of ROSATOM State Atomic Energy Corporation) has completed six courses to train the Indian engineers in high-end skills ranging from ‘steelmaking to after-treatment of steel in power engineering and heavy engineering’.
Bangladesh aims to increase power generation to 24,000 MW by 2021

Bangladesh aims to increase power generation to 24,000 MW by 2021

NUCLEAR ASIA / ENERGY BANGLA
Bangladesh has reached electricity generation capacity of 20,430 MW bringing more than 91 per cent people under electricity coverage, up from the earlier 47 per cent.