Piyush Goyal had earlier said "Hybrids reduce fuel consumption a little bit but the future is all electric cars. I had also recommended to the finance minister that it is not advisable for an intermediate technology which red
In June 2017, two more proposals were sanctioned by the committee allowing a group of companies like Mahindra Reva, Ola, Lithium Urban Technologies and Asia Electric to setup charging infrastructure in the National Capital Re
India needs to focus on developing skills of youth so that the country's growth is not hampered when the population aged 60 or above grows manifold by 2050, Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy Piyush G
As nominations for Rajya Sabha biennial polls closed today, a contest is on the cards in Uttar Pradesh and Haryana even as Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram are among those set to be e
The first e-bidding process through the DEEP Portal for short-term power procurement has resulted in substantive savings for states such as Uttarakhand, Kerala, Bihar and also for private discom Torrent Power.
In a bid to make electricity available to all, the government plans to launch a scheme under which consumers can pay for the new connection in monthly installments over a period of 5 years and will be able to avail the servic
Rubbishing the myth that the poor people of India steal electricity, Union Minister for Power and Coal Piyush Goyal on Thursday said it is the big fish who plunder the nation's resources, while adding that the Centre will tak
In what would enable power companies to scale up capacity utilisation and cut fuel costs, public-sector Coal India has been told to provide the full contracted quantity of coal to them under the fuel supply agreements (FSAs)
Development of smart cities in the country will have to be customised to the Indian context while leveraging on economies of scale to make the requisite technology affordable, Power and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal today said.