The Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission has come out with a draft regulation for the Renewable Purchase Obligation (RPO) and Renewable Energy Certificate Framework Implementation 2011. The draft will be finalised after a public hearing with the stakeholders.
The Chief Minister said as many as 10.28 lakh saplings have been planted as part of the campaign and they would go a long way in achieving the target of 33 per cent greenery in the Capital. As of now about 20 per cent of the area of Delhi is covered by greens.
These were among the suggestions made by experts at a conference on “Parking reforms for a liveable city” organised by the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) here on Wednesday. Participants unanimously agreed that parking problem exists in all parts of the country and most parking space was occupied by privately owned vehicles.
Fears of a heavy flood are back to haunt the Capital as a large quantum of water released from Haryana is expected to reach the city over the next 40 hours. The water level in the rain-fed Yamuna has been rising over the past 48 hours and has come close to the warning mark.