Months after Poovulagin Nanbargal, a Tamil Nadu based volunteer group working on environmental issues, raised concerns over the unusual number of outages of reactors at the Kudankulam nuclear power plant, the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) has accepted the NGO’s claim.
While the UT electricity department is planning to bridge the gap between power demand and supply during the peak of summer, city residents have not proved helpful by not declaring their actual load to the department.
With power demand expected to touch 3,000 MW this summer in Greater Hyderabad, Telanganapower utilities are gearing up to meet the power requirement in the city.
Lenders to power projects will cite one day default clause under Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) to defend their action against erring promoters taken to insolvency under the now defunct February 12, 2018 circular of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).
Climate Change can affect energy, food and water security: ExpertClimate Change can affect energy, food and water security: Expert
Climate change can affect the food, water and energy security of a region, Ministry of Earth Sciences Secretary M. Rajeevan said here on Friday. “Climate is changing and global warming is happening due to the release of greenhouse gases.
A government-appointed panel has recommended that coal-fired power plants be given incentives to install equipment to raise or reduce generation at short notice to accommodate renewable power and that supply from sources such as solar and wind may need to be cut 1% to balance the grid.
The Ministry of Coal has issued notices to Essar Power and GMR Energy to confiscate their bank guarantees worth up to Rs 900 crore following a judgment by the Delhi High Court rejecting the companies’ petition to surrender their coal blocks.
Lenders will cite one day default clause under Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) to defend their action against erring promoters taken to insolvency under the now defunct February 12, 2018 circular of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).
Air pollution: IIT study reveals cutting household fuel use may save 2.7 Lakh lives annually in India
India could make a major dent in air pollution and save about 270,000 lives a year by curbing emissions from dirty household fuels such as wood, dung, coal and kerosene, according to a study led by researchers from IIT Delhi.
India still not power-surplus nation; peak deficit at 0.8 percent, energy deficit at 0.6 pc in 2018-19
India has again missed the chance to become an electricity-surplus nation by a whisker as its peak power deficit stood at 0.8 per cent and the overall energy deficit remained 0.6 per cent in 2018-19.