Despite the dams filling to the brim in the recent rains, the Kerala state electricity board ltd (KSEBL) is facing severe shortage of power. This has forced the agency to impose restrictions, including load shedding, across the state.
It was five years ago that Dr AP Sreekumar, a staunch environmentalist, installed a rooftop solar power plant at his house in Chengannur in Kerala’s Alappuzha district. Little did he know then that one day it would help save lives during the devastating floods in the state.
Elaborate arrangements have been made to ensure sufficient supply of cooking gas in the wake of natural disaster in the Kerala, BPCL Chief General Manager (CGM) P Preethambaran has said.
The state government is likely to wind up the Kerala GAIL Gas Ltd (KGGL), floated towards the end of 2011 to execute ‘city gas’ projects in different parts of the state.
Indian Railways’ special trains for Onam and Velankanni Church Annual Feast 2018: Check details here
Onam is considered one of the biggest and most awaited festivals in Kerala. Known as the harvest festival, people of all communities come together to celebrate the day with enthusiasm and joy.
Words cannot adequately describe the picturesque beauty of Kerala, with the destination offering multitude of experiences for holidaymakers.
Despite severe opposition from residents of Kodagu and Mysuru, elected representatives and environmentalists, the Government of Kerala is getting ready to prepare a Detailed Project Report (DPR) for the Thalassery-Mysuru Railway line that will pass through lush green forests in South Kodagu.
Decks are getting cleared for the preparation of detailed project report (DPR) of the viable projects for the further development of railway corridor on a cost-sharing basis between Railways and State through Kerala Railway Development Corporation Ltd (KRDCL).
The true cost of hydro power… is not money but time,” writes editor and author Prem Shankar Jha in his latest book, Dawn of the Solar Age. Environmentalists and human rights activists protest hydro projects across the country, and as Jha points out, wind, solar PV, and solar thermal power today provide viable alternatives.
Thampakachuvadu Government UP School in Alappuzha has become the first school in the state to run on solar power. Power minister M M Mani will make a declaration in this regard in last week of June.