Sep 23 2017 | India Opportunities

Rail minister aims for100 per cent electrification of Railways

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal  aims to go in for 100 per cent electrification of the Railways. This move is likely to save Rs 16,000 crore spent on diesel every year. Also focus would be on harnessing renewable energy mainly Solar by Railways. The plan is to use flexible light-weight solar panels on the rakes and stations.