TNPSC Current Affairs 2016
1. Kamuthi Solar Power project, located at Kamuthi, Rmanathapuram district, Tamil Nadu. 360 MW Solar Photo voltaic power generating station to be dedicated to nation today by Hon'ble Chief minister of Tamil Nadu Selvi J Jayalalitha.
Once the full capacity of 648 MW gets completed, it will be the World's Largest solar project.This Project has commissioned by Adani Powers.
2.National Board for Wildlife (NBWL) has clears India's first inter-State river(Ken-Betwa) interlinking project.
This would be the first river project will be located within a tiger reserve. The Ken Betwa river project will help to irrigate India's worst Drought hit region Bundelkhand. This project also submerge 10 percent of Panna Tiger Reserve in Madhya Pradesh
3. India has successfully test fired long range Surface-to-air missile form a mobile launcher at the Integrated Test Range (ITR) in Chandipur.
The New Long Range Surface-to-air missile has jointly developed by India with Israel.