Nagpur: National Green Tribunal (NGT) has pulled up the state environment department for failing to ensure compliance of environment clearance conditions for sand mining in Maharashtra.

Nagpur: The state government has come out with its promised New and Renewable Energy Policy under which sops have been declared for developing various types of renewable energy.

NAGPUR: Despite energy minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule's enthusiasm for solar agricultural pumps, which he believes is a permanent solution to meet the power requirements of farmers, experts say

The BJP-Shiv Sena government has gone into damage control mode, and decided to grant another chance to the polluting units of Chandrapur to comply with the norms.

State government has decided to build renewable energy plants having total capacity of 11,500MW. It has set a target of completing the project by 2019.

Environment minister Ramdas Kadam has told Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) to submit the detailed project report (DPR) for rejuvenation of Nag River within two months.

NAGPUR: Taking a cue from Gujarat and Tamil Nadu, the state government has decided to charge companies applying for environmental clearance.

Even as the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) under the jurisdiction of Supreme Court (SC) investigates the multi-crore Coalgate scam, the union power ministry (MoP) has found out that many pri