Less than a month after Tesla unveiled a new backup power system in South Australia, the world’s largest lithium-ion battery is already being put to the test. And it appears to be far exceeding expectations: In the past three weeks alone, the Hornsdale Power Reserve has smoothed out at least two major energy outages, responding. . . . .
India is set to overtake the United Kingdom and France to become the world’s fifth largest economy next year. Currently ranked seventh, India will move up to fifth place in 2018 and vault to the third spot by 2032, the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR), a London-based consultancy, said in its annual rankings.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched a 12-km stretch of Delhi Metro's Magenta Line with a ride between the Botanical Garden and the Okhla Bird Sanctuary stations in Noida. Modi was accompanied by Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Union Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs. . . . .
The Uttarakhand government celebrated the birthday of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee as ‘Good Governance Day’ with Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat inaugurating the CM dashboard for real-time monitoring of welfare schemes of the state government. With the launch of the dashboard, Uttarakhand joins states. . . . .
The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) launched a new scheme for the poor that will allow them to buy the meal for Rs 10 from the civic body's kiosks during the day. The Atal Jan Aahar Yojana has been started to make a nutritious full meal accessible to the needy, in a phased manner. The scheme was started at kiosks. . . . .