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Central Railway goes for economical & environment-friendly solar & wind renewable energy

Pune, Jul 29 (UNI) In accordance with the Ministry of Railways' policy of going completely green by 2030 to combat the climate change by minimising the carbon footprint and to mitigate global warming, the Central Railway is going in a big way for the environment-friendly renewable energy, such as solar and wind energy, through open access and nett metering to bring down the cost of energy.
Towards this end, CR is going for solar energy of both rooftop configuration as well as land-based and wind power.
An official release issued on Tuesday said that the Central Railway has planned for rooftop solar power plants aggregating 14.379 MWp (Mega-Watt peak) capacity spread over its 5 Divisions and 4 workshops.
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Court orders to surrender ZP vice president

20 Oct 2020 | 12:25 PM

Thane, Oct 20 (UNI) Thane district court has ordered the Palghar Zill Parishad vice president, Nilesh Sambre to surrender in the agitation and rasta roko carried out by them at Wada in Thane district, against the bad condition of roads, two months back.

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Marathwada region registers 432 fresh nCoV cases, 15 deaths

Marathwada region registers 432 fresh nCoV cases, 15 deaths

20 Oct 2020 | 7:47 AM

Aurangabad, Maharashtra, Oct 20 (UNI) Maharashtra's Marathwada region reported at least 432 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours in all the eight districts combined, authorities said on Tuesday.

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Bhujbal inspects rain-hit paddy crop in Nashik

20 Oct 2020 | 2:15 AM

Nashik, Oct 19 (UNI) Maharashtra Food, Civil Supplies and District Guardian Minister Chhagan Bhujbal on Monday inspected the paddy crop damaged due to recent heavy rains at Khambale in Igatpuri taluka and assured the farmers that the state government will provide more assistance to them after reviewing the crop losses mentioned in the 'panchnama'.

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M'rashtra records near about 6,000 new Covid-19 cases

20 Oct 2020 | 12:20 AM

Mumbai, Oct 19 (UNI) Maharashtra on Monday recorded the lowest single-day spike of 5,984 fresh Covid-19 cases and 125 fatalities, pushing up the state's tally and the death toll of such cases to 16,01,365 and 42,240, respectively.

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HC tells Mumbai Police to summon Arnab Goswami before taking any action against him

HC tells Mumbai Police to summon Arnab Goswami before taking any action against him

19 Oct 2020 | 11:14 PM

Mumbai, Oct 19 (UNI) The Bombay High Court on Monday directed the city police to issue summons before taking any action against Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami, if he is proposed to be addressed as an accused in the alleged manipulation of Television Rating Points (TRPs) scam.

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