The Eastern Railway celebrated three decades of the computerised passenger reservation system (PRS) on Tuesday.
India is set to surpass China as the biggest importer of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) this month as a drive to replace wood and animal dung fires for cooking boosts consumption.
Saur Gram’ – the small hamlet in Bihar’s Jehanabad district is indeed a study in progress. For nearly 70 years after independence, the village had remained powerless – figuratively as well as literally.
State-run Rural Electricity Corp (REC) today said that Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana (Saubhagya) was launched in Madhya Pradesh to provide electricity connections to about 45 lakh families.
Up against a staggering renewable energy target of 175 GW by 2022, India has its task cut out. Installing the new capacity has its due share of problems, but integrating it with a nascent grid poses a much more formidable challenge.
Railway passengers will soon be offered ready-to-eat meals by the likes of Nestle. The move follows the transporter’s decision to introduce pre-packaged food, instead of freshly cooked food, for passengers on board its trains after several complaints on the quality of food being provided.
Power plants across the country have shown that load factor is rising for the first time in 10 years. The uptrend is evident across Central, state and private generation capacities.
The Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana (SAUBHGAYA) was launched in Madhya Pradesh on 22nd December 2017, by Union Minister of State (IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy R K Singh and Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan.
After a steep fall for over two years, solar tariffs rose marginally at the latest auction conducted by the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI).
The Central government is committed to provide electricity to all and that too round the clock. It will soon bring a law whereby any power distribution company doing load shedding after a specified date will be penalized bycentre.