Saturday, February 29, 2020
 Jeypore police plan to implement STV scheme for better traffic control  Puri Jagannath Temple ‘pandas’ to visit shrines for tips on hygiene, good conduct  

Nalco, TERI ink pact for sustainable rehabilitation




 Navratna PSU National Aluminium Company Ltd (Nalco) on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with New Delhi-based The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) for various scientific, technological and educational activities in the area of mining rehabilitation especially bauxite mining and sustainable development.

The MoU was signed in New Delhi in presence of Union Minister for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines Piyush Goyal, Union Mines Secretary Balvinder Kumar, Nalco Chairman-cum-Managing Director Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand and other senior officials of the Ministry of Mines and TERI.

“The MoU will further strengthen Nalco’s initiatives being undertaken under Sustainable Development Framework (SDF) and has the potential for being a benchmark for best practices in bauxite mining,” said Dr. Chand.

“The activities under the MoU will cover mining rehabilitation methods and technologies, sustainable rehabilitation on red mud areas, capacity building, workshops & preparation knowledge documents on mining rehabilitation,” he added. 






Editorial

Précis 2017
From asking his party men to ‘live a simple life and serve the people’ to taunting the BJP for its ‘crocodile tears’, Chief Minister and BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik has not only become politically invincible, he seems to be so in the coming years too.

National

* India successfully test-fires supersonic interceptor missile

International

* Support for terrorism to be stopped: India at UN

Business

* Dalmia DSP launches new TV campaign

Entertainment

* Sudhir Mishra's 'Daasdev' set to arrive on February 16

Interview

* “Nalco to invest Rs 35,000 cr in Odisha, good governance key to company’s success”

Leisure

* Tata Steel Bhubaneswar Literary Meet from Jan 11
Powered by Catalyst IT Solutions Pvt. Ltd.