Coal India (CIL)’s supply to the power sector has dropped by 3.6 percent during the period between April and December 2016.
In what could be a bonanza for states with mineral reserves, mines secretary Balvinder Kumar said on Friday that in 2017-18, states can auction up to 250 mineral blocks whose mining leases have lapsed due to regulatory hurdles. He said 21 mineral blocks have gone under the hammer fetching Rs 73,359.4 crore to the states.
Oil prices rose on Wednesday with a weaker dollar underpinning the market, although gains were limited by expectations that U.S. producers would boost output.
Three major landmark events in connection with the Railways is slated to take place on Monday at the Krantivira Sangolli Rayanna railway station.
Union Minister of Railways and Rajya Sabha member from Andhra Pradesh, Suresh Prabhu has adopted Pandrangi village of Padmanabham mandal for development, under the Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana.
Dispelling doubts on the quality of Chinese solar equipment, Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday said that India is looking at affordable power and not the country of its origin.
The Motor Vehicle (amendment) Bill that proposes hefty fine and stringent punishment for traffic violations will be introduced in the budget session of parliament provided it is received from joint select committee of parliament, said Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari.
After several rounds of negotiations, Tamil Nadu is to join the Centre’s Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojana (UDAY Scheme) on January 9.
South Central Railway (SCR) will introduce two new trains_ Train No.17021/17022 Hyderabad-Vasco-Hyderabad Express and Train No.17419/17420 Tirupati-Vasco-Tirupati Express with effect from January 5.
To harness solar energy, a 3.5MW solar power project has been taken up by the HAL at its airport in the city.
The project spread over 23 acres with 12,985 solar modules installed was inaugurated by HAL CMD T Suvarna Raju on Friday.