EV Market Likely To Cross 1 Cr Sales Mark Per Annum By 2030: Economic Survey

According to the Economic Survey 2022–23, the Indian market for electric cars (EVs) is anticipated to increase to one million units annually sales by 2030 and generate five million direct and indirect jobs

Union Budget 2023: Big Thrust On Energy Transition

The budget has allocated Rs 35,000 crore for capital expenditures related to the energy transition and targets 5 MT of Green Hydrogen production by 2030

ESG Ecosystem To Get A Fillip With Green Bonds: Economic Survey 

The issuance of Sovereign Green Bonds would also lead to a greater flow of capital into green projects and entities undertaking such projects

India Becoming A More Popular Destination For Investments In Renewable Energy

The survey observed that the country has already achieved its NDC targets of 40% installed non-fossil fuel electric capacity

NPC’s Conclave Gives A Push To ESG Journey In North Eastern States

Senior representatives from across the industry, government, civil society and academia from NER states come together to share experiences and learnings 

Achievements In Renewables Strengthened Resolve For Net Zero By 2070: President

In her inaugural speech heralding the Budget session, President Droupadi Murmu said that India's achievement of its goal of generating 40% of its electricity from non-fossil fuel sources has bolstered its ambition to reach net zero by 2070


Developed World Hasn't Acted On $100 Bn/Yr Climate Finance Pledge: Kant

India's G20 Sherpa, Amitabh Kant said that India has met its NDC goals nine years earlier than expected

Union Budget 2023: Push For Millets And Healthcare

The significance accorded to millets and the commitment to end sickle cell anaemia by 2047, showcases Union Budget's strong engagement with health and nutrition

Economic Survey 2023: Ensuring High Quality Healthcare For All

Economic Survey 2023 discussed the accomplishments of India's healthcare and nutritional programmes

11 Crore Rural Families In India Have Access To Water Connections: Jal Shakti Ministry

According to the Union Ministry of Jal Shakti, more than 1.53 lakh villages in India have reported having "Har Ghar Jal," which means that every home has access to safe drinking water from a tap

Armed With Apps And Accessories, Healthtech Start-ups Seek To Revolutionise How India Sees Healthcare

While the digitisation of India’s healthcare has already begun with the push given by government schemes like Make in India, Startup India and Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission, the budding start-ups in the space will only make it more robust


Healthy Diet = Healthy Planet

shailja tripathi

It’s time we knew how our own food habits can impact the Earth’s health. This World Health Day, say no to processed food and yes to all things green

Maharashtra Launches Millet Mission With A Budget of Rs 200 crore 

The state government has hiked the Minimum Support Price (MSP) for millets, including for Jowar by 73 per cent, Bajra by 65 per cent, and Ragi by 88 per cent  

Making Millets Last Longer

Scientists are working on how to increase the shelf life of products made from coarse grains without compromising on their nutritional value

Indian Agriculture Is Doing Well Despite Challenges: Economic Survey 

Noting that the sector is performing well, the survey adds, it needs “re- orientation” due to factors like climate change, low levels of productivity and increase in input costs 

Bihar Launches Plan To Conserve Rare Varieties of Rice 

The conservation plan will include creating awareness among local farmers regarding improved crop production technologies, efficient water application tools, plant protection and nutrient management


Developed Nations Must Help Farmers In Transforming Food Systems: R K Singh

During a panel discussion at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2023 in Davos, Singh said that India is assisting farmers in lowering their carbon footprint through the use of green ammonia and solar water pumps


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