Smart Cities Mission: Shillong selected as 100th Smart City

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) on Wednesday said, Shillong, has been selected as 100th Smart City after evaluating the proposal submitted by it. Till now, under the Smart Cities Mission 99 cities had been selected in four rounds of competition and with today’s announcement, selection

Dehradun Smart City: REPL appointed as Project Management Consultants

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI Mussoorie Dehradun Development Authority (MDDA) on Monday awarded the Project Management Consultancy (PMC) assignment to Delhi based firm, REPL (Rudrabhishek Enterprises Ltd.). The agreement was signed in Dehradun by the CEO – DSCL, Dilip Jawalkar, IAS, and Harish Sharma, Chief Business Officer & Operations of REPL. Dehradun’s

Under Smart City Mission 400 projects are at tendering stage: Puri

By Accommodation Times Bureau SURAT The Housing Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Monday said, around 1350 projects worth Rs 50,000 crore have been tendered in the Smart City Mission, of work have begun or have been completed in 950 projects costing Rs 30,675 crore. He was speaking while chairing the Consultative Committee meeting

Smart City Mission is setting a new benchmark: Puri

By Accommodation Times Bureau BHOPAL Housing Minister Hardeep Puri in a two days Smart City CEOs conference said Smart City Mission (SCM) is setting a new benchmark in terms of project implementation. “The value of projects under implementation in August 2017 was about Rs. 8,000 crore which after eight months has increased to

Diu 1st Smart City in India to run 100% on renewable energy during day

By Accommodation Times Bureau DIU Diu Smart City has become the first city in India, which runs on 100% renewable energy during daytime setting a new benchmark for other cities to become clean and green. Diu had been importing 73% of its power from Gujarat until last year. “Diu has now adopted a two-pronged