Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission

  • Vasundhara Raje pays surprise visit to Lumbasar village June 23, 2014

    Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje paid a surprise visit to a village in the Kolayat tehsil of Rajasthan and interacted with the people. During her visit on Sunday night to Lumbasar village, Raje held interaction with the people of the 'Nath' community living in the 21-house hamlet, which has been electrified under...
  • Metro rails can solve city transportation problems: PM September 21, 2013

    Jaipur: Metro rail projects are a viable option to deal with the problem of lack of public transportation with increasing urbanization in the country, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Saturday as he laid the foundation stone for the Metro phase-I in Jaipur. He earlier also dedicated to the nation a solar power...
  • India to double renewable energy capacity by 2017: PM April 17, 2013

    New Delhi: India plans to double its renewable energy capacity to 55,000 MW by 2017 as part of efforts to increase efficiency of its energy use, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said here on Wednesday. "It is proposed to double the renewable energy capacity in our country from 25000 MW in...
  • US challenges India's solar program restrictions at WTO February 7, 2013

    Washington: The United States on Wednesday filed a challenge with the World Trade Organisation over elements of India's national solar program, which it said discriminates against foreign solar products in violation of a core global trade rule. The case comes as a number of governments, including the United States, are supporting...