Sterlite moves HC, seeks power and access

Sterlite moves HC, seeks power and access

Nearly a month after the police firing on anti-Sterlite protesters left 13 people dead, the copper plant’s parent firm, Vedanta Limited, has moved the Madras high court for restoration of power and permission to access the plant for carrying out maintenance work.

TNPCB cuts power supply to Sterlite unit in Tuticorin

TNPCB cuts power supply to Sterlite unit in Tuticorin

With the Madras high court on Wednesday staying expansion of the Sterlite Copper unit in Tuticorin, the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) on Thursday morning ordered cutting of power supply to the plant, located in SIPCOT industrial estate on the outskirts of the port town.

Private EPC companies get T&D boost

Private EPC companies get T&D boost

Even though the power sector is trying to recover from a mountain of debt and stalled projects, there’s significant action on the ground when it comes to building transmission infrastructure.