India disburses Rs 2,071 crore loan for 4,000-odd projects so far under Agri Infra fund

The government has so far disbursed Rs 2,071 crore for 4,003 projects under the Agriculture Infrastructure Fund, Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said. Tomar, in a written reply to the Lok Sabha, said a total of 8,488 projects have been sanctioned under the scheme so far with a loan amount of Rs 6,098 crore. “Out […]

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Coal India auction to non-power sector goes up sharply in November 2021

State-run Coal India auctioned 3.2 million tonnes of coal exclusively for the non-power sector in November, a senior company official said, more than five times the volume auctioned a year earlier and about eight times the allocation in September. Coal India had temporarily paused auctions of coal to non-power customers and reduced contracted supplies in […]

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Tender floated to procure power from wind energy projects in Maharashtra

The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company (MSEDCL) has issued separate tenders to procure 342 megawatts (MW) of energy from grid-connected intrastate wind projects and 300 MW from interstate and intrastate wind projects. The projects will be selected through e-bidding followed by an e-reverse auction process. The last date to submit online bids is December 16, […]

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Adani Solar to partner with KSL Cleantech to tap the eastern and north eastern states

Adani Solar, the Adani Group’s solar manufacturing and EPC arm, has announced the launch of its retail distribution business for India’s eastern and north eastern states with KSL Cleantech Ltd as the official channel partner for the two regions, said a company statement. The aim of this partnership with KSL Cleantech, is to rapidly penetrate […]

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Sugar production in India reaches 21 lakh tonness in November till now: ISMA

Sugar production in the country between October 1 and November 15 for the current sugar season has touched 20.90 lakh tonnes, as many sugar mills began crushing operations early. Last year, sugar mills had produced 16.82 lakh tonnes in the same period. Compared to 289 sugar factories, which were crushing sugarcane till November 15, 308 […]

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