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Govt has decided to achieve 100 pc electrification of railway in 10 yrs: Goyal

The railways minister also said he has a mission that in next 10 years, Indian Railways will be running on renewable energy.

29 Aug 2019 2:03 PM

Analyzing Narendra Modi's performance on the Indian economy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has had mixed successes in delivering on his promises.

10 May 2019 12:04 PM

Universal electrification: The government that delivers

The country achieved 100 per cent village electrification on April 28, 2018, a major landmark towards universal electrification.

26 Nov 2018 3:25 AM

States to get Rs 100 cr award for being efficient under Saubhagya scheme

Saubhagaya scheme was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi last year in September.

15 Oct 2018 7:21 PM

Proposal for electrification of railway routes cleared

Following the electrification, there would be an estimated reduction in greenhouse gas emissions.

13 Sep 2018 2:54 AM


India doing well, 85 pc have access to electricity: World Bank

India is all set to achieve universal access to electricity before 2030 target date, says World Bank

04 May 2018 1:12 PM

India launches USD 2.5 billion scheme to electrify all households by 2018

The government will identify those eligible for free electricity connections across the country.

26 Sep 2017 10:11 AM

Railways looking at ways to speed up electrification process: Piyush Goyal

The move would help in cutting down the diesel expenses on Indian railways amounting to Rs 16,000 crore.

21 Sep 2017 2:41 PM

Railways eyes Rs 26,000 cr savings in energy costs over 10 years

The Railways has set a target of electrifying 24,400 km of routes by 2022.

31 Jul 2017 7:56 PM

Govt to electrify 10,000 mobile towers to cut down diesel use

As many as 4,796 towers pertaining to TAIPA and 538 towers of BSNL were electrified.

12 Jul 2017 10:07 AM