EDF group from France planning to expand its ambit from nuclear energy to battery-storage for EV vehicles to hydrogen fuel in India


French conglomerate EDF Group which is engaged in development and construction of the biggest nuclear plant in the world, with six European Pressurised Reactor (EPR) reactors totalling close to 10,000 MW at Jaitapur, along with Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCIL), is exploring business opportunities in the Indian market for electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure, […]

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India’s crude steel output rises by 0.9% to 9 million tonnes in October 2020: Worldsteel


India’s crude steel output increased marginally by 0.9 per cent to 9.058 million tonnes in October 2020, according to World Steel Association (worldsteel). The country had produced 8.981 million tonnes crude steel during the same month last year, the global industry body said in its latest report. “Crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting […]

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Wheat headed for bumper output in India while global supply threatens to tighten


The prospects of a bumper wheat crop this rabi season may overwhelm procurement agencies. Saddled with huge stocks they may lower prices, hitting farmers adversely. As on Friday, the total wheat acreage was 330.2 lakh hectares (lh), up 33.22 lh compared to the previous rabi season’s 297 lh. Considering the increase in sowing in various […]

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