national policy Archive

Tokyo-based Indian Agricultural Microbiologist Dr. Shrihari moots National Policy on Groundwater and pitches for setting up of a Groundwater Regulatory Authority

  Estimates the Indian policy framework could stimulate a new environmental industry annually worth Rs. 25,000 crore for minimum 50 years & also save thousands of crores to the government in health care Moots earmarking superfund to immediately clean areas where severe health issues are reported due to worst groundwater contamination; Confident of bringing FDI

MNRE Secretary underlines need for national policy on renewable energy with dedicated FIs to attract investments

NEW DELHI, May 29, 2014. Mr. Upendra Tripathy, Secretary, Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India, today emphasized the need to formulate a national policy on renewable energy to attract investments into the sector. He suggested that India, like China, should have exclusive financial institutions to fund renewable projects. China has four