Power distribution companies in Bihar collect as revenue only around 30 per cent of the cost of supplying electricity, a study conducted by researchers from the London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of Chicago and Yale University has found.
Infrastructure company, Larsen & Toubro (L&T), on Monday said its power arm procured a mega engineering, procurement and construction order from SJVN Thermal to set up a 1,320-MW (megawatt) ultra-supercritical power plant in Bihar’s Buxar district.
Recently, the Bihar State Power Holding Company Ltd. (BSPHCL) wrote to the state’s electricity commission BERC seeking its approval to carry forward the shortfall in the renewable purchase obligations (RPO) for the financial year 2018-19 to the next year.
Deep in the interiors of rural Bihar, in villages that lie in the lap of tiger-inhabited hills and rivers that are home to alligators, a revolution has taken place quietly. The revolution is the effect of one single project, of two lobes, with each lobe having thousands of sub-projects.
The state government’s plan to reduce air pollution in the state capital through CNG-aided vehicles seems to have been grounded after its take-off with much fanfare on February 17 when PM Narendra Modilaunched CNG fuel stations at Rukanpura, Bypass Road and Naubatpur under the City Gas Distrib
In what may help India reduce its electricity distribution losses, state owned Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) has roped in French government-owned power utility Electricite de France SA (EDF) for putting up five million smart meters in Bihar and Andhra Pradesh.
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its approval for investment approval for 2×660 MW Buxar Thermal Power Project (Buxar TPP) in District Buxar of Bihar.
While the operational targets set under the UDAY scheme for the revival of electricity discoms are being missed and the efficacy of the scheme itself has come under a cloud, several state governments are putting further burden on these entities by unveiling various sops for different sections of consumers
Indian Railways: Bihar gets second Humsafar Express, to run between Patna and Bengaluru – What passengers should know
Indian Railways has one more good news for you! Almost 11 months after it got its first Humsafar Express, Bihar is all set to get its second Humsafar Express. Railway Minister Piyush Goyal will be flagging-off the train on March 2 through remote control from Jamui in Bihar.
Massive infra boost in Bihar! Take a look at all the National Highway projects launched by Nitin Gadkari today
Big highway projects to boost Bihar’s infrastructure! Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari has inaugurated and laid the foundation stones for as many as 16 National Highways (NH) projects in Chhapra and Madhepura, Bihar today, worth Rs 6,943.04 crore.