The power ministry today announced Ravindra Kumar Verma assumed charge as the new Technical Member at the Appellate Tribunal for Electricity (APTEL) on 29 November for a period of three years.
All households in 15 Indian states have electricity connection, power minister Raj Kumar Singh said on Thursday. “8 States have achieved 100% saturation in household electrification under Saubhagya namely Madhya Pradesh, Tripura,
The power ministry is considering a proposal under which state-run REC Ltd will buy entire 65.6 per cent government stake in Power Finance Corporation (PFC) for around Rs 16,000 crore at present market value, a move would
Union Minister R K Singh Thursday reviewed the progress for the 1,302 MW Buxar thermal power project and directed officials to expedite its investment approval.
We have set an ambitious goal for ourselves – the goal of providing access to 24×7 power for all in the country. Access to power here represents not only the connectivity to the network but also includes availability of requisite
In September last year, Narendra Modi had launched a new scheme, Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana – ‘Saubhagya’, for free electricity connections to all households. So far around 2 crore households have been connected
The Finance Ministry’s proposal to raise Rs 14,000 crore through the merger of Power Finance Corporation (PFC) and Rural Electrification Corporation (REP) has left the Ministry of Power worried about the financial health
The finance ministry proposes to mop up Rs 14,000 crore through an acquisition deal between Power Finance Corporation (PFCNSE -6.03 %) and Rural Electrification Corporation (REC), but the power ministry
The power ministry has asked the finance ministry to bid out stressed power assets in the insolvency court through a forward online auction.
UDAY Discoms: Why States Must Do Their Part On Last-mile Distribution Of Power And Take Politics Out Of It
What all things have happened in the Indian power sector after the Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojana (UDAY) was implemented? This has been a hot topic of discussion in the last one year or so.