The Rajasthan government is likely to initiate ‘Kusum Yojna’ to install solar water pumpsfrom next month, with an aim to raise income and provide cost-effective electricity to the farmers.
Several major U.S. operators of nuclear reactors and coal plants said they had not changed plans to close plants in coming years, even after the White House said it would take emergency steps to subsidize struggling operators.
With only two weeks to go for paddytransplantation, coalshortage has hit the private power generation companies (gencos) in Punjab, forcing shutdown of a 700 MW unit at the Rajpura thermal power plant.
Delhi High Court on Wednesday rejected a plea by Reliance Powerseeking an increase in coalproduction limit. The Reliance Power contended that the plant faced shutdown due to a shortage of coal.
Global oil demand could peak in the early 2020s if countries pull together to hit climate goals, or keep growing until 2050 in a conflict-ridden world, according to Norwegian oil and gas firm Equinor.
The Rajasthan government is likely to initiate ‘Kusum Yojna’ to install solar water pumps from next month, with an aim to raise income and provide cost-effective electricity to the farmers.
India became a net exporter of electricity for the first time during the last four years and aims to achieve the target of universal household electrification by the year-end three months ahead of the original deadline, Power Minister R.K. Singh said on Tuesday.
Reliance Energy has set up Central Disaster Control Room (CDCR) to tackle any exigencies arising out of monsoon to ensure an uninterrupted power supply, a company official said on Wednesday.
The French Ambassador to India Alexandre Ziegler today underlined the need to treat waste in the most scientific manner in view of India producing 64 million tonnes of waste annually, of which only 30 per cent istreated.
Power Minister R K Singh today chaired ‘review, planning and monitoring (RPM) meeting’ of secretaries of states’ power/ energy departments to take stock of various programmes like Saubhagya, Gram Swaraj Abhiyan and Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojna.