Govt plans to use clean energy for logistics

Stating that India is one of the fastest-growing economies, leading through sustainable and climate-neutral development, Gadkari said, Society should be livable, workable, and sustainable for all with an important focus on ethics, ecology, and the environment.The minister said his ministry is working to create opportunities for alternative clean and green transport fuels like electricity, bio-CNG, LNG, biodiesel, ethanol, methanol, and hydrogen fuel cell.The government is promoting the use of renewable energy to charge electric vehicles, he said, adding, we have abundant solar energy.
The government has planned to shift public transport and logistics to 100 per cent clean energy sources, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said, asserting that India has made significant progress towards improving green energy access over the last decade.