Indian Railways’ long-awaited and ambitious project to set up a waste-to-energy plant at Jaipur railway station has run into Goods and Services Tax (GST) hurdles, causing a delay in the commissioning of the first such municipal solid waste management centre on the rail network.
And then there were none. General Electric, the last original member of the Dow Jones industrial average, was dropped from the blue-chip index late Tuesday and replaced by the Walgreens Boots Alliance drugstore chain.
In a city that loses much of its electricity in theft, the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) has shown a way out by pushing distribution cables underground and deploying technology to track illegal connections.
Nearly a month after the police firing on anti-Sterlite protesters left 13 people dead, the copper plant’s parent firm, Vedanta Limited, has moved the Madras high court for restoration of power and permission to access the plant for carrying out maintenance work.
Scientists have developed a material using fly ash – a byproduct of coal-fired power plants – that can replace cement in concrete, paving the way for greener buildings and structures in the future.
India’s state-owned power transmission behemoth and central transmission utility, Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. (PGCIL), is bearing the brunt of the slowdown in power generation and now looking to expand in different business areas.
Madrid-based developer of large-scale solar power plants, Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV), is in talks to sell its 100-MW power project in India in a deal worth Rs 500-600 crore, according to two people aware of the development.
Reliance Energy has shut down power supply of 3,250 consumers of Siddharth colony slum in Chembur. The power cut continues for an hour now, and there is no untoward incident so far although residents have come out to discuss about the issue.
When space agency Isro developed in-house technology for lithium ion cell production, it wasn’t for technology transfer to Indian companies to meet the fast growing consumer demand for lithium ion batteries.
Despite the Central Government remaining silent on the proposal to set up an integrated steel plant in Bayyaram, the Telangana Government has resolved to take up the issue more vigorously.