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Railways to become 100% electrified in next 3.5 years: Piyush Goyal

The Railways Minister further said, in renewable energy, we have been able to bring in scale, increase demand and reduce prices. We are seeing people wanting to go in for renewable energy

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Railways will move to 100 per cent electrification in the next 3.5 years and by 2030, we will be owning the world's first large "Clean Railways", said Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal on Thursday.

"Railways will move to 100 per cent electrification in the next 3.5 years and 100 per cent Net Zero operator in the next 9-10 years. By 2030, each one of us will be a proud citizen, owning the world's first large Clean Railways," said Goyal at a Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) event.

"Prime Minister has promoted--One Sun, One World, One Grid. India is taking the

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First Published: Jul 16 2020 | 3:35 PM IST

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