Vedanta Resources Chairman Anil Agarwal Monday announced the company’s plan to inject Rs 15,000 crore to raise the alumina refinery capacity at Lanjigarh three-fold to six mtpa and firm up downstream sector in Odisha in three years.
Reliance Industries will make a fresh investment of Rs 3,000 crore in Odisha, its Chairman Mukhesh Ambani announced here Monday. Reliance Industries has emerged as one of the largest investors in the state and has already invested Rs 6,000 crore, he said.
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday launched the Soura Jalanidhi scheme that aims to increase use of solar energy for helping farmers in irrigating their land. ‘Soura Jalanidhi’, is a dug well-based solar pump irrigation system in convergence mode.
Cyclone Titli in Odisha 2018: Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan says OMCs to help people affected by storm, floods
The OMCs deployed all the resources at their command and ensured uninterrupted supply of petroleum products in the areas affected by floods.
Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has said that oil marketing companies (OMC) have taken a slew of measures to assist the people affected by cyclone Titli and the subsequent floods in Odisha.
If diesel prices are reined in to protect farmers, the best way forward is to do direct benefit transfer
In Orissa, diesel prices went past the petrol marginally by 12 paisa on Sunday (21 October 2018), causing a flutter in political circles. It happened for the first time in India and hence the nation was aw
The demand for rail link between Jharsuguda and Allahabad via Sundargarh district (Odisha), Gumla (Jharsuguda) and Ambikapur (Chhattisgarh) has raised its head again. Recently, BJP leader HS Sarangi and others from Sundargarh through a memorandum
Train services in West Bengal and Odisha were hit on Monday due to a blockade by an umbrella organisation of Adivasis who are demanding recognition of their language. The Kharagpur division of the South Eastern Railway (SER)
Odisha: Jharsuguda-Sardega Railway Line To Be Doubled, Will Increase Coal Handling From 13 To 40 Million Tonnes
In a bid to scale up coal handling, Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd, a Coal India subsidiary (MCL) has decided to double the 53.1 km Jharsuguda-Sardega rail link, which will shoot-up coal production, “MCL has already invested Rs 11.25 billion on the railway line.
Energy Minister Susanta Singh blamed the Centre for making consumers of the State pay more for power generated by NTPC. A day after Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan accused the State Government
State-run power giant NTPC’s board has approved an investment of Rs 9,785 crore for the 1,320 MW Stage-III expansion of its Talcher thermal power plant in Odisha, a source said.