No review of 5% GST on solar equipment, govt"s position clear: Piyush Goyal

Industry says no clarity on whether 5% GST on modules will be extended to other equipment as well.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 13th, 2017

Budget brings lower indirect levies for clean energy equipment

Piyush Goyal said his ministry would soon start auction for another 20GW of solar parks.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 1st, 2017

Piyush Goyal unveils solar mini grids project at AfDB meet

As part of the government's initiatives to take renewable energy to remote places, union minister for new and renewable energy, Piyush Goyal on Wednesday launched the solar mini grids project during the 52nd annual meet of African .....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 24th, 2017

Indigenously building 10 atomic reactors to create 33k jobs: Piyush Goyal

Govt expects domestic manufacturers to get orders to the extent of Rs 70, 000 cr.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 17th, 2017

Govt to ensure power price at Rs 3/unit: Piyush Goyal

Target set irrespective of source in medium term; minister rules out tariff hike for farmers.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 29th, 2017

Haryana govt exempts solar equipment from VAT

The Haryana government on Tuesday exempted solar equipment and parts used in installation of solar power projects from value added tax (VAT). A decision to this effect was taken by the Haryana Cabine........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineApr 18th, 2017

India has achieved 12,200 MW of solar capacity, says Piyush Goyal

Said country is well poised to reach its target of 100 GW capacity by 2022.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 17th, 2017

Govt considering MIP on some aluminium products: Piyush Goyal

Loss of primary aluminium producers was Rs 943 cr in FY15, which increased to Rs 4,283 cr in FY16.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 30th, 2017

If one goes, others will come: Piyush Goyal on Posco exit

It signed an agreement with state govt in 2005 for setting up its mega steel facility near Paradip.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 19th, 2017

Govt generates Rs 1,748 cr from auction of 31 coal mines

Out of the 82 coal mines, 31 coal mines have been allocation through e-auction: Piyush Goyal.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 16th, 2017

Govt not to rush to set up ultra mega power project in Bihar: Piyush Goyal

The coal block has been identified for the power project, says Piyush Goyal.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 16th, 2017

Piyush Goyal not keen on revising coal production target

Govt is aiming at 1 bn tonne coal production by Coal India and another 500 mn tonne by 2022.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 4th, 2017

Govt committed to bring power to all households by 2019: Piyush Goyal

Piyush Goyal lauded students of Kashmir for taking Class XII board examinations amid continuous unrest and terror threats.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 11th, 2016

India to require 884.87 mt of coal in 2016-17: Govt

This assessment has been done for the period up to 2016-17 wherein the demand for coal has been assessed at 884.87 mt, says Coal Minister Piyush Goyal.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 1st, 2016

Govt working on lower costs for cashless sales in jewellery

I know what you did on Tuesday night, Piyush Goyal tells jewellers.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 28th, 2016

Enough value added in alumina to justify exports?

In Piyush Goyal, aluminium makers have found a mines minister with a clear vision of where he wants to see India's largest non-ferrous metal industry in the next decade & beyond.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 31st, 2016

Govt to come up with pro-active hydro power policy: Piyush Goyal

Hydro power potential in the country is estimated at about 150 GW, with 50 GW coming from Arunachal Pradesh alone.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 8th, 2016

Govt working to eliminate coal import: Piyush Goyal

Goyal said there is an availability of almost 20 days stock and there is not a single plant in the country which is shut due to shortage of coal......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 22nd, 2016


Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal does not hold any share in Security and Intelligence Services Ltd, as wrongly mentioned in the Chinese Whispers item "You win some, you lose some," published on August 11......»»

Category: topSource: business-standard5 hr. 38 min. ago

Airlines Jump on Board Eclipse Excitement

As millions of people move into position for Monday’s solar eclipse, some airlines are encouraging travelers to get a little closer to the action......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 19th, 2017

Karnataka transport flexi rates: NCLAT negates CCI order as no breach found

Earlier, the Commission had asked the state govt to review the scheme.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 18th, 2017