Vedanta, the London-headquartered metals and mining major, is looking at the possibility of expanding its alumina refinery production at Lanjigarh in Kalahandi district of Odisha beyond the present cap of four million tonnes per annum (mtpa).
Jindal Steel and Power Plant’s (JSPL) six million tonne per annum (mtpa) steel plant in Odisha’s Angul would be commissioned by the end of May, JSPL Chairman Naveen Jindal said on Friday.
Report by Kishore Dash; Bhubaneswar: As many as 110 remote villages in Naxal-affected cut-off area, on the other side of the vast Chitrakonda reservoir in the district which have no electricity supply since long will soon be illuminated thereby opening a new window for the development of the region to where right now there is no on road connectivity
Cash-rich coal, power and oil PSUs will jointly invest about Rs 30,000 crore to revive four mothballed fertiliser plants by 2020-21 to make India self- sufficient in urea production and cut imports.
The Odisha government would auction three more mines by end of May this year, Mines Minister Prafulla Mallick said on Friday.
State-run National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) has received green nod for its third phase expansion of the alumina refinery complex in Koratpur district, Odisha at a cost of Rs 4,357.20 crore.
“While the Nation is transforming into a global leader, under Prime Minister’s Swadeshi Movement, it is heartening that Navratna PSU Nalco is taking an active part in this endeavour.
Essar Power Limited has delivered a strong operational performance in FY 2016-17.While it generated 49% more power in the fiscal, the company also added 165 MW capacity to its portfolio by commissioning one unit each at its Paradip and Hazira plants.
Union Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday asked the State government to give a list of the families who are eligible for subsidised kerosene under public distribution system (PDS).
After posting a consistent rise in four years from 2012-13 to 2015-16, coal royalty collection in Odisha has witnessed a slide in this fiscal, with Coal India’s biggest producing subsidiary Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL) struggling to meet its targeted coal production.