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4000 schools to be shifted on solar energy

LAHORE: Punjab Education Minister Rana Mashhood Ahmed Khan has said that the government was committed to resolve energy crisis and huge funds have been allocated for this purpose. Continue reading

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Rajasthan overshoots solar power investment target

Jaipur, April 1 (IANS) Armed with amendments to labour laws and a new solar energy policy, Rajasthan has attracted more investment interest than it targetted for solar power capacity. “After Vasundhara Raje government announced an investor-friendly solar power policy a few months back, we have seen interest among investors growing towards the state,” Minister of State for Energy Pushpendra Singh … Continue reading

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India's new renewable energy goals promise up to one million new jobs

New Delhi, Feb. 14 (ANI): New analysis released on Saturday, in the run up to India's first Renewable Energy Global Investors Meet and Expo (RE-Invest) beginning tomorrow in New Delhi, shows that achieving Prime Minister Modi's recently announced 100 gigawatt (GW) solar energy goal by 2022 could create as many as one million jobs, while greatly improving energy access for Indian citizens and … Continue reading

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