Over the past 10 years, India has successfully executed projects such as the Golden Quadrilateral road programme and port expansion projects in the country.
RIL & Adani Group withdraw bid to acquire SKS Power Generation
Ahmednagar to soon have its first solar agri-feeder
Brookfield to Acquire KKR’s 50% Stake in Renewable Developer X-Elio
SCHOTT enters PPA with CleanMax for Wind Solar Hybrid Project
Power Grid Corporation receives 6 Special Purpose Vehicles from REC
Power Finance Corporation to receive Rs 165 cr loan from Japan’s JBIC
Delhi aims to meet annual electricity demand through solar power
BCCL signs 1st MDO contract for coking coal extraction
NTPC REL: Sterling & Wilson Renewable Energy bags order
GAIL and Shell reach an agreement to discuss ethane supply
NTPC commissions green coal plant in Varanasi
Power plants in Delhi fails to adhere to biomass co-firing policy
JSW Steel plans to invest in a virgin coking coal mine
Adani Transmission gets certified as single-use plastic-free firm
Coal India targets 156 MT coal supply to power sector in April-June
NLC establishes green energy joint venture with Assam Discom
GMDC bags 2 coal blocks in Odisha
2,000 MW renewable energy projects to be developed by Onix Group in UP
RBI grants IREDA the status of Infrastructure Finance Corporation
Accelerating Infrastructure Projects
We can’t shy away from PPPs
PR Jaishankar, Chief General Manager, India Infrastructure Finance Company Ltd (IIFCL) says that old models of development financing need a complete overhaul. He feels while development financing still holds relevance, it needs to be viewed in the context of the dynamic needs of the emerging environment.
If you look at IT companies, the first thing they ask in the RFP is for certified project managers
Planning is key and one of the main pillars of project management. The other way to define project management is basically, plan the work and work the plan.
Finance Ministry comes to the rescue of Indian airlines
The Finance Ministry may come to the rescue of IndiaÂ´s ailing airline industry. Noting that airlines are among the biggest loss-making entities in aviation sector here, Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha will have a meeting with all carriers to discuss their woes.
State goes to PMO on price of port land for Navi Mumbai link
The state government has knocked the doors of the Prime MinisterÂ´s Office to find a solution to the charges levied by Mumbai Port Trust (MbPT) and Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) for the Mumbai Trans Harbour Link.
2015 Pulse of the Profession
As PMI looks at the state of project, program and portfolio management in 2015, we see that a number of global dynamics are forcing organizations to take a more critical look at how they operate.
Coal Ministry to settle project related issues
The Coal Ministry has informed the PMO that it is making all efforts to resolve the issues related to various mining projects at the Central as well as State level. The Ministry said it has also set up a portal on the lines of Project Monitoring Group to monitor the progress of mines.
Highway Amenities Centre
Agro-Tourism Rural Economic Devlopment Programme under PPP Mode-Development of Highway Amenities Centre across State Highway near petrol pump.
India eyes $40-bn pipeline from Russia
The Narendra Modi-led government plans to import huge volumes of natural gas from Russia. The Centre is working out the contours of a $40-billion (Rs 2.4 lakh-crore)
Good Days Are Here…
The first 100 days of the Modi government have been encouraging. Now the Centre is firmly moving to mission mode. ThereÂ´s much that the infrastructure sector can look forward to in the days to come. LetÂ´s look at the various initiatives that the government plans to unroll.