The Biggest Solar Power Plant in Uttar Pradesh has been set up through transparent auction under the Solar Park scheme of New and Renewable Energy Ministry.
The Assam government has banned strikes by employees in the Oil and Gas sector in the state under the Essential Services Maintenance (Assam) Act, 1980 for six months.
A cloud of uncertainty appears to have descended over the ambitious 4,000MW ultra super critical thermal powerproject to be set up by public sector giant NTPC at Pudimadaka in Visakhapatnam district of the Andhra Pradesh, going by a Cabinet minister’s reply in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday.
Oil regulator PNGRB has terminated GAIL India Ltds licence to build a Rs 10,000 crore natural gas pipeline from Surat in Gujarat to Paradip in Odisha, saying the state-owned firm hadnt started work on the project even after six years.
During the current year 2017-18, the growth in supply of coal to power sector is 7.2%, based on the rising demand of coal based generating stations.
In January, Brazil made a surprise announcement, ending its mega-dam building policy after years of pushing ahead with controversial projects such as the Belo Monte dam (the world’s third largest), and the Tapajós Complex.
Rationalisation of sources of coal for power plants under PSUs has resulted in annual savings of Rs 3,354 crore, Parliamentwas informed.
IRB Infrastructure Developers rose 1.50% to Rs 219.20 at 12:35 IST on BSE after the company said it emerged as preferred bidder for two projects in Tamil Nadu.
India’s oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan has called for a global regime of responsible crude oil prices in line with the interests of major consuming nations like India.
In the heydays of ‘India Shining’ in 2003, the ministry of environment and forests (MoEF) had experimented with an alternate model to control pollution from industries.