Daily Archives: July 21, 2014

WHO has reclassified diesel emissions as a group 1 carcinogen for its strong link with lung cancer

Only at the level of Euro VI norms can India effectively and nearly close the gap between diesel and petrol emissions, says one of India’s top vehicle fuel pollution analysts. India is in the grip of massive dieselization, while the … Continue reading

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India-US solar issue: WTO sets up dispute panel

The WTO has set up a dispute settlement panel to examine a complaint by the US against India’s domestic content requirements under the country’s solar power programme, Parliament was informed today. “Since the consultations could not result into satisfactory outcome, … Continue reading

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Restoration of accelerated depreciation set to create more wind capacity

Ritesh: AD for wind is a misdirected benefit as the power cannot be scheduled nor used for almost half the year. It is champagne time for the wind industry and thanks to the Finance Minister. The restoration of the long-awaited … Continue reading

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