Coal India Limited (CIL) is implementing a Rs 15,000 crore project for mechanised transportation and automatic loading of dry fuel in 49 major mines, an official said. Altogether 650 million tonne of coal will be transported and loaded without manual intervention after the project is completed by 2024, the official told.
Rajasthan is home to most of the conventional and non-conventional sources of energy generation. The government of India has released its roadmap to achieve 175 GW capacity in renewable energy by 2022, which includes 100 GW of solar power and 60 GW of wind power.
Oil and steel minister Dharmendra Pradhan said India’s energy consumption will return to pre-Covid levels soon as economic activity gradually picks up and invited US industry leaders to take advantage of the opportunities arising from India’s march towards self-reliance
India climbed four spots on the Global Innovation Index 2020 and is now at 48th position in the list of top 50 innovative countries in the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) annual ranking.