India’s 1st Biomass-Based Hydrogen Plant comes up in Madhya Pradesh

  • India’s 1st commercial biomass-based hydrogen plant is coming up in the Khandwa district of Madhya Pradesh (MP) which is a joint venture of Watomo Energies Limited and Biezel Green Energy with an investment of 24 crore.

Malkangiri in Odisha named as Most Improved Aspirational District in NITI Aayog’s Delta Rankings for December 2021

  • NITI (National Institute of Transforming India) Aayogannounced the five most improved aspirational districts in the field of Agriculture and Water Resources sector for Champions of Change Delta Ranking, December 2021.

Top 5 Most Improved Aspiration Districts in Agriculture & Water Resources sector:

  • Malkangiri (Odisha)
  • Chhatarpur (Madhya Pradesh)
  • Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir)
  • Ramgarh (Jharkhand)
  • Begusarai (Bihar)

IIM Kozhikode & DMEO, NITI Aayog Signed SoI on Institutional Partnership

  • The Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode(IIM-K) and the Development Monitoring and Evaluation Office (DMEO), an attached office of NITI Aayog (National Institution for Transforming India) signed the Statement of Intent (SoI) on Institutional Partnership.
  • The SoI focuses on strategic and technical collaboration to boost India’s overall monitoring and evaluation environment with a special focus on building a data monitoring and evaluation stack.

ASEAN-India High-Level Conference on Renewable Energy: Organised by MNRE, MEA of GOI

  • The ASEAN (Association of SouthEast Asian Nations)-India High-Level Conference on Renewable Energy held virtually for two days from February 7 to 8, 2022.
  • Organizer – The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) and Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Government of India, in collaboration with The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), India and the ASEAN Centre for Energy (ACE), Indonesia hosted the ASEAN-India High Level Conference on Renewable Energy (RE) virtually.
  • Theme of the conference: “Experience and Innovations for Integrated Renewables Market”.

AIM, NITI Aayog& USAID Collaborate to Accelerate Health Innovation & Entrepreneurship in India

  • Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) of NITI Aayog, and the S. (United States) Agency for International Development (USAID) jointly took over a new partnership under the ‘Sustainable Access to Markets and Resources for Innovative Delivery of Healthcare’ (SAMRIDH) initiative to improve access to affordable and quality healthcare for vulnerable populations in tier-2, tier-3 cities, rural and tribal regions of India.