Odisha-based Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL), a subsidiary of Coal India, supplied close to 75.41 million tonnes (mt) of coal to power sector during the third quarter of this fiscal, as compared with 69.29 mt in the same period last year — registering a growth of around nine per cent.
Gujarat received over 19 lakh free cooking gas connections out of the total six crore given across the country since May 2016 under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), said officials Thursday.
The government Thursday said it has augmented the supply of coal to power plants to meet the country’s energy demands. The development assumes significance as Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy recently met Coal Minister
India and France have made “satisfactory progress” on an agreement to develop six reactors of a 10,000 MW nuclear power plant project in Maharashtra, the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) told the Parliament on Thursday.
The government will not conduct any auctions for commercial coal mining until the elections. The move follows sustained pressure from Coal India unions that have threatened to go on strike.
Powergrid Jabalpur Transmission Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Power Grid Corporation of India Limited, has successfully commissioned the Vindhyachal Pooling Station-Jabalpur Pooling Station 765kV Double Circuit Transmission line.
Wind power developers in Gujarat have got two months time from the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) to do financial closure of their proposed projects.
Coal India Ltd.’s shipment fell for the first time in two years in December because of operational issues at its largest subsidiary. Shipments of the state-run miner dropped 1.3 percent on a yearly basis—the first time since October 2016
Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP) in Tirunelveli district has initiated construction of seven new school buildings in villages close to the plant at Rs 5.38 crore.
Transport fuel prices in the country, which have been on a slide for some time, will decline further, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Wednesday.