GO Issued On Polavaram Hydro Power Plant

GO Issued On Polavaram Hydro Power Plant

Following up on the resolution passed in the December 1 Cabinet meeting, the government on Wednesday issued an order allowing the AP-Genco to take up the execution of the 12 X 80 MW Polavaram hydro electric project subject to certain conditions. The project is to be awarded as per the AP-Genco Board’s recommendation.

NMDC Mulls Tungsten Mining

NMDC Mulls Tungsten Mining

From doubling its iron ore output in five years to seeking more diamond mines in Madhya Pradesh as well as planning a joint venture foray in Vietnam for tungsten mines, NMDC Ltd is pursuing a multiple-pronged growth strategy.

Jaitley Asks Industry To Invest In Infras

Jaitley Asks Industry To Invest In Infras

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday asked India Inc to make investments in the infrastructure sector to “build a stronger India”, even as industry leaders called for across-the-board reduction is tax rates for businesses and individuals to spur growth and increase overall tax collections.

Solar Alliance Comes Into Existence

Solar Alliance Comes Into Existence

India’s global initiative, the International Solar Alliance (ISA) that aims at increasing solar energy deployment in member countries, came into legal, independent existence Wednesday.

Kala: Power Reforms Yielding Result

Kala: Power Reforms Yielding Result

Minister for Energy Kala Venkata Rao on Tuesday said there would not be increase in power tariff in the near future as the government could curtail the T&D losses significantly.

Underground Power Station Plans In Western Ghats Raise Concern

Underground Power Station Plans In Western Ghats Raise Concern

An underground pipeline connecting two major reservoirs, and power stations situated underneath a pristine reserve forest are part of an ambitious ₹5,000-crore project that environmentalists say will leave an indelible mark on the flora and fauna of the Western Ghats.

Experts Advocate Shift To Alternative Energy Sources

Experts Advocate Shift To Alternative Energy Sources

Citing the ambitious target of achieving an installed capacity of 1,75,000 MW of renewable energy by 2022 set by Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), energy experts called for a robust shift to alternative energy sources while speaking at the inaugural session of 33rd National Convention of Electrical Engineers (NCEE) at the National Institute of Technology – Tiruchi (NITT), on Friday.

Work On Hydel Project Begins Tomorrow

Work On Hydel Project Begins Tomorrow

KSEB officials said the excess water from the Peruvannamoozhi reservoir would be used for the 6MW power project, which would be linked to the Chakkittappara 110 kV substation.

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