Loan will support civil works The Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed a US$84 million loan with the Indian government for improvement and expansion of water supply in Bhagalpur and Gaya towns in Bihar.
Minister announced research centre on Clean Coal tech Indian scientists have developed a super critical carbon di oxide Brayton test loop facility that would help generate clean energy from future power plants including solar thermal.
CETP project to Kanpur water pollution In the 9th Executive Committee meeting of National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) has approved on 22 Feb 2018 projects worth nearly Rs.4,000 crore including a 20 MLD Common Effluent Treatment Plant (CETP) for tannery cluster at Jajmau in
KPMG to device WB-funded project framework The Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) has engaged consultant KPMG to study and devise a framework for operation and maintenance of the assets being built on National Waterway-1 (NW-1) under the World Bank funded Jal Marg Vikas Project
Electrification to reduce carbon emissions The cabinet has approved 100.6-km long Muzaffarpur-Sagauli & 109.7-km Sagauli-Valmiki Nagar for line-doubling projects with electrification. The two projects would cost Rs.1,347.61 crore, Rs.1,381.49 crore, respectively. These projects will cover the districts of Muzaffarpur, East Champaran (Motihari) and West Champaran
2022-23 deadline for Rs.4,955.72 crore project The Cabinet has approved the 425-km long Jhansi-Manikpur and Bhimsen-Khairar lines doubling and electrification projects.
Project to cost Rs.2,919.81 crore The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved six-laning of Nidagatta-Mysuru Section of NH-275 from 74.200-km to 135.304-km on Hybrid Annuity Mode in Karnataka.
NHIDCL to implement bi-directional in 4 years Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) Mode will be used for the construction of 4.531-km long 2-Lane Bi-Directional Silkyara Bend – Barkot Tunnel in Uttarakhand.
India to takes 900 planes this year Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, officiated at two mega projects on 18 Feb 2018 – a container terminal and a new airport in Mumbai, stressing the need for top quality infrastructure to keep pace with the globalization.
State Govt to rehabilitate Indira Gandhi Canal India has siigned a Second Loan Agreement with New Development Bank (NDB) for US$100 million for Rajasthan Water Sector Restructuring Project for Desert Areas.