The Railway Ministry signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) for evaluating the green initiatives and rate the performance of its industrial units pursuing environmentally sustainable practices.
The MoU was signed for Green Business Centre (GBC) of CII to extend technical co-operation for various green initiatives. It has developed a GreenCo Rating system to evaluate the various steps and rate them. GBC will also assess and certify 3 industrial units of the Railways and organise studies on energy efficiency.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For RRB NTPC/IBPS RRB Mains:
- Union Minister of Railways: Piyush Goyal.
- John Mathai was the first Railways Minister of Independent India.
Source: The Business Standard