Government stitches rescue plan for Tata, Adani power plants

Government stitches rescue plan for Tata, Adani power plants

The biggest rescue package being stitched together for distressed power plants could see lenders take over three imported coal-fired generation stations of the Tata, Adani and Essar groups, involving an estimated investment of over Rs 40,000 crore, and transfer 100% equity for Re 1 to consumers states, including Gujarat where these plants are located.

Expedite emission norms for thermal power plants, say citizens

Expedite emission norms for thermal power plants, say citizens

Sixty three signatories from civil society organisations, medical professionals and concerned citizens all over India have written to the Minister of Environment Forest and Climate Change, urging implementation of new norms for emission standards and water use of the coal fired thermal power plants.