Coming under the glare of the Allahabad high court over the cane price issue, the Uttar Pradesh government has desisted from increasing the State Advised Price (SAP) for cane and decided to go with the last year’s rates.
With the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs giving its approval to fix the ex-mill price of ethanol derived out of B heavy molasses to Rs 52.43 per litre from prevailing price of Rs 47.13 per litre, millers in Uttar Prades
Jewar international airport, due to come up in Gautam Buddha Nagar district, is finally inching closer to reality as farmers from the region are steadily agreeing to give up their land for the project.
The state sugar commissioner has fixed the dates for meetings to reserve the sugarcane area for mills in the upcoming crushing season. But the Uttar Pradesh Sugar Millers Association has written to him expressing its inabilit
With banks showing reluctance in lending to sugar mills amid fears of burgeoning NPAs and placing them on the caution list, the Uttar Pradesh sugar industry shot off another missive to chief minister Yogi Adityanath.
In a series of meetings with chief minister Yogi Adityanath, chief secretary Anoop Chandra Pandey, cane commissioner Sanjay Bhoosreddy and excise commissioner Kalpana Awasthi, spread over the last two days, both the parties t
Close on the heels of annulling a bidding for the procurement of 1,000-MW power from grid connected solar PV projects, the UPNEDA has re-invited online bids for 500 MW solar power through tariff-based competitive bidding.
Stung by the high solar tariff of Rs 3.48 per unit at an auction for 1,000 MW, conducted by the Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (UPNEDA) a fortnight back, the state government has cancelled the aucti
The 354-km Purvanchal Expressway project, the country’s longest, is on stream with the Uttar Pradesh government awarding the eight packages of the project to five companies — PNC Infratech Limited, Gayatri Projects, GR In
The total cane crushed during the season is 1,110.33 lakh tonne and sugar production stands at
120.50 lakh tonne. While the recovery stood at 10.85%, the yield touched an all-time high of 79.20 tonne per hectare.
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath has written to Union petroleum and gas minister Dharmendra Pradhan, urging him to make accessible to the state modern technologies for making ethanol and other biofuels directly fr