The BJP-led government in Gujarat announced on Tuesday it will waive off electricity bills of connection holders in rural areas to the tune of Rs 650 crore, a day after the Congress dispensation in Madhya Prades
As the coal supply situation fails to improve and general elections expected in the first half of next year, states are on a power buying spree. Major states lately have issued short-term (3-4 months) contracts totalling 23 GW for supply
Chhattisgarh has been adjudged by the rural development ministry to be the best performing state under Gram Swaraj Abhiyan (GSA). Yet, many intended beneficiaries in the state continue to wait for electricity connections
Congratulations! All the Indian villages have access to electricity now. How has the journey been so far and what are the internal targets for the last 1,000 days? How did the team achieve all those targets?
A village in Maoist-hit district of Sukma is getting re-electrified after the ultra-left rebels destroyed the power supply infrastructure 15 years ago.
Financial Express reported that to cater to the steel industry’s growing appetite for iron ore, state owned miner NMDC has decided to raise production capacity to 67 million tonnes per annum by 2021-22. The company is producing nearly 30 million tonnes of iron ore from three fully mechanised mines two in Chhattisgarh and one in Karnataka its homepage showed.
Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL), the country’s largest power equipment manufacturer, today announced its foray into lake purificationbusiness with a maiden order for purification of Telibandha lake in Raipur, Chhattisgarh.
Almost a third of the distressed power plants unable to repay loans totalling crores of rupees are in Chhattisgarh, show data from the Power Ministry.
Chhattisgarh is among 15 States, namely, Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Manipur, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and West Bengal which have come out with a solar policy supporting grid-connected rooftop systems, the Central Government has informed.
Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhanand Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh inaugurated a terminal of Indian Oil Corporation on Wednesday.