Power transmission capacity for the Kashmir valley has increased by 70 per cent with the commissioning of the 414-km-long Northern Region Strengthening Scheme (NRSS) by Sterlite Power, a company official said.
The Maharashtra government has approved one lakh solar agriculture pumps and aims to provide uninterrupted power supply to farmers even during day time, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said on Tuesday at the launch of the Mukhyamantri Saur Krishi Vahini Scheme.
Industrial production growth slipped to a three-month low of 4.3 per cent in August mainly due to a sharp decline in the mining sector output and poor offtake of capital goods, according to the Central Statistics Office (CSO) data.
Sajjan Jindal-led JSW Energy is looking to acquire stressed hydro projects to increase its renewable energy portfolio, along with reviving its 240-megawatt (MW) Kuther hydro power project in the state.
Allaying concerns about the return of fuel subsidy regime, a top Finance Ministry official on Thursday said the government asking oil PSUs to subsidise petrol and diesel prices by Re 1 per litre was a “one-time thing” and it does not intend to ask them to do it again.
India’s coal import increased substantially by 35 per cent to 21.1 million tonnes (MT) in September, as against 15.61 million tonnes in the corresponding month previous fiscal.
Coal India has to shell out Rs 1,500-1,600 crore towards performance linked bonuses for its 2.9 lakh employees, a top company official said Friday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi raised the issue of rising crude oil prices and its impact on the domestic economy during his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin
A three-day long 2nd Global Re-Invest India-ISA Partnership Renewable Energy Investors Meet & Expo saw participation of over 20,000 delegates, including representatives from over 77 countries of which 40 were at the ministerial level, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) said.
More than 10,000 people attended the 2nd Global RE-Invest India-ISA Partnership Renewable Energy Experts’ Meet & Expo on Wednesday at Greater Noida, the New and Renewable Energy Ministry said Thursday.