The Supreme Court on Friday asked what action has been taken against the owner of the illegal coal mine located in East Jaintia Hills district in Meghalaya in which 15 miners are trapped since December 13.
The closure of 3 Tangedco-NTPC joint venture thermal units at Vallur in Tiruvallur district based on a high court order will cause shortage of 1,000MW of power for the state discom.
Niti Aayog Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Amitabh Kant today said the think tank has proposed abolishing road tax for electric vehicles in order to streamline India’s transition towards electric mobility.
After a tumultuous year end, oil prices have been clawing their way up since the start of 2019 and the trend is expected to continue, supported by declining supply and a modest rebound in market sentiment.
India’s total addition of new renewable energy generation capacity, including both solar and wind resources, is likely to grow by 50 per cent to 15,860 megawatt (Mw) in 2019 mainly on the back of improved tender activity.
The outlook for the solar power industry looks positive in 2019 on the back of improved capacity addition, favourable policy push and rising demand for non-fossil fuel based energy, industry CEOs and sector experts told ETEnergyworld.
The Nagaland Cabinet on Monday decided to ban illegal coal mining in the state and also impose a provisional mining ban on all firms/companies which have been issued with mining licenses.
Kolkata-based RP Sanjiv Goenka group flagship, CESC, is hoping to register a near 25 per cent growth in revenue from power distribution business outside Kolkata after bagging distribution licence for Maharashtra’s Malegaon.
Domestic LPG penetration in Tamil Nadu has increased to 97.6 per cent from 80.8 per cent in April 2016, thanks to the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) which provides domestic LPG connections to people from the economically
Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan today said the government expects revenue of the order of Rs 45,000 crore from 25 contract areas offered under the second round of Discovered Small Field (DSF).