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NRDC recently licensed Solar Power Tree developed at CSIR-CMERI, Durgapur


NRDC recently licensed patent protected process know-how for the manufacture of Solar Power Tree technology developed by CSIR-CMERI, Durgapur to M/s Surya Power Tree, Vishakhapatnam.  The Solar Power Tree was launched by Shri Y. S. Chowdary, Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Science and Technology and Earth Sciences, Govt of India during the event  jointly… Read More

Cabinet Secretary speaks to 97 Mission cities & states on implementation of Smart Cities


Cabinet Secretary Shri Pradeep Kumar Sinha  interacted with the Municipal Commissioners of 97 cities included in the Smart Cities Mission and Chief Secretaries of all the States and Union Territories on the implementation of Smart City Mission. He emphasized the importance of urban sector which has emerged as a major contributor of economic activity in… Read More

Finally the wait is over with Government announcing Nominated 98 Smart Cities

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The Union government announced the list of 98 nominees of Smart Cities, covering a population of 13 crores i.e. approx. 35% of urban population . Venkaiah Naidu said that the Central government proposes to give support to Mission to the extent of Rs 48,000 crore over a 5 year period. The implementation of the Mission at the city level will be done by a Special Purpose… Read More