Green Construction

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Costs vis-à-vis eco-friendly options: Construction material procurement

Karan Pal Singh explains that green construction material costs higher than the traditional ones but the initial cost premiums are nothing in respect to the returns received during the whole lifetime of the building. The most criticized and challenging aspect of constructing environmentally friendly buildings is the price. In spite of the fact that most


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A Prescription To Revive The Mining Sector

-By Prof. Bharat B. Dhar, Sr. Vice-President, Ritn and Balved Education Foundation (RBEF). The mining sector contributes significantly towards the economic development of any country and lays the foundation for manufacturing and infrastructural development. Blanket bans and delayed clearances have crippled the industry in the past few years. Impact of the sharp decline is reflected

Doctor's Diagnosis

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Project Cost Index crawls 1.4% over April-January

-Dr. M.S.Kapadia   ERIL Index of Cost of Project Inputs, the composite project cost index, has increased feebly by 1.4 per cent during the first ten months of the ongoing fiscal, against 2.3 per cent during the corresponding period of the preceding year and 5.3 per cent in this period two years back. Capital goods