U.S. keen on tapping Punjab’s solar power sector

U.S. keen on tapping Punjab’s solar power sector

Owing to the development of Punjab's energy sector, a delegation led by former US ambassador Teresita C Schaffer expressed their interest in extending cooperation to the Government, particularly with regards to the solar energy faction.

SECI tenders 750 mw solar park in Rajasthan

SECI tenders 750 mw solar park in Rajasthan

Setting a new trend in the Solar Energy sector again, Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has tendered a750 MW of solar park in the state of Rajasthan, at a low benchmark price of Rs.3.93/kWh compared to the previous benchmark price of Rs.4.43/kWh.

Sri Lankan railway authorities announced a crackdown on selfies on Tuesday after a 12-year-old boy was decapitated and two other men also died on coastal track during selfies

Sri Lankan railway authorities announced a crackdown on selfies on Tuesday after a 12-year-old boy was decapitated and two other men also died on coastal track during selfies

Sri Lankan railway authorities announced a crackdown on selfies on Tuesday after a 12-year-old boy was decapitated and two other men also died while snapping themselves on a on a coastal track. The boy and his 24-year-old brother were killed as they took photographs of themselves on the picturesque section of track in Colombo on Sunday. Read […]

Oil prices drop on OPEC deal concern

Oil prices drop on OPEC deal concern

Oil prices have ended lower on rising concerns over the extent of the OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries) member countries implementing the output-cut deal.

Odisha Cabinet gives nod to Rs 1,800 cr lift irrigation projects

Odisha Cabinet gives nod to Rs 1,800 cr lift irrigation projects

The Odisha Cabinet on Tuesday approved several proposals, including awarding of tenders for mega lift irrigation projects to create additional irrigation potential for nearly 62,000 hectares. The Cabinet meeting, chaired by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, decided that the state government would spend Rs 1,800 crore on 54 mega lift irrigation projects in 23 blocks of […]