State-run Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) has invited bids to procure 500MW of power from grid-connected wind power projects.
A crack in one of the underground pipelines of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) caused crude oil spill on a farm land near Kamalapuram in Tiruvarur district on Saturday. ONGC officials visited the spot, stopped the crude oil pumping and repaired the pipeline, sources said.
After successfully completing bidding to source 500MW solar power last year, Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) has floated another tender to procure 500MW from grid-connected solar photovoltaic power projects through competitive bidding.
The Himachal Pradesh government is going to float global tender for the 960 MW Jangi-Thopan-Powari hydro power project proposed at Satluj basin in Kinnaur district.
The Paschimanchal Vidyut Vitaran Nigam Limited (PVVNL) had launched a ‘Tagada’ scheme in December last year to increase the monthly revenue collection from power bills.
The Punjab cabinet decision to provide direct benefit transfer of electricity to farmers by paying subsidy in cash after metering tube wells as a pilot project has not gone down well with Punjab farmers.
How about charging your electric vehicle from an electricity pole if you’re stranded on the way? And how about browsing the internet free of cost by connecting your device to Wi-Fi hotspots on such poles? These are two of the many more services that 250 smart poles to be installed at many places in Hubballi-Dharwad will offer.
Rajasthan, which has retrofitted 8 lakh smart LED street lights under the Ujala scheme, has saved energy worth Rs 144 crore, said Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) managing director Saurabh Kumar here on Monday.
The government will run the bio-gas bus on a pilot basis within a fortnight for three to six months, officials in the chief minister’s office (CMO) said here on Monday.
Cabinet minister for excise Jai Pratap Singh has lodged a complaint with the state government about the poor power scenario in his home district Siddharthnagar.