ITF Transport Outlook 2023
The decarbonization of transportation plays a crucial role in achieving the goals outlined in the 2015 Paris Agreement. The International Transport Forum (ITF) at the OECD recently released its highly anticipated ITF Transport Outlook 2023 report, highlighting the importance of ..
Tags: International Transport Forum (ITF) • Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) • Sustainable Transportation
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2023
Category: Reports & Indexes Current Affairs
Railways’ Energy efficiency plan
The Indian Railway Ministry has outlined a five-pronged plan to become carbon-neutral by 2030, as part of the country’s commitment to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. The plan aims to reduce energy consumption through efficient operations and ..
Tags: Energy conservation • Fuel efficiency • Green infrastructure • Public Transportation • Railway
Month: Current Affairs - January, 2023
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
Government approves green licence plates for private electric vehicles
The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) has approved green licence plates bearing numbers in white fonts for private e-vehicles and yellow for taxis to promote electric vehicles (e-vehicles) in India. The purpose behind distinctive green number plates is ..
Tags: Electric vehicles • green licence plates • Ministry of Road Transport and Highways • National • Sustainable Transportation
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2018
Housing Ministry and GIZ ink agreement with GIZ for sustainable transportation
The Union Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) has signed an implementation agreement with German firm GIZ GmbH for technical cooperation in implementation of transport projects in Coimbatore, Bhubaneshwar and Kochi. The main objective of these projects are to ..
Tags: Bhubaneshwar • Coimbatore • Kochi • Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs • National