London-listed Vedanta Resources hopes to restart its Sterlite copper smelter in Tamil Nadu and still wants to double its capacity despite protests demanding its closure that killed 13 people this week, a company executive told Reuters on Friday.
Coal miner and power generation group NLC India Ltd (BOM:513683) has commissioned 300 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) parks in the state of Tamil Nadu.
State-run thermal power plants in India’s coastal states have again begun buying overseas coal due to domestic coal shortages, government and utility officials said, in a setback for the country’s long-term plans to eliminate imports.
For speedy access of ticketing facilities and optimum utilisation of railway resources, Southern Railway (SR) has launched Integrated Unreserved Ticketing System (IUTS), merging both unreserved ticket counters and reserved ticket counters, at 138 stations in six divisions in Tamil Nadu and Kerala recently.
The Tamil Nadu Energy Development Agency (TEDA) is seeking expressions of interest (EoIs) from companies and consortia willing to take part in a 500-MW solar project in the state.
With the sit-in protest by the Kadiramangalam residents entering its 350, another oil leak from a pipeline burst ruined a paddy field at the affected village in Thanjavur district in Tamil Nadu, aggravating the already tense situation in the village.
Tamil Nadu is yet to agree to the terms and conditions proposed by the Ministry of Railways to set up a joint venture company to speed up railway projects in the state. The ministry has been urging the government to sign the agreement for close to a year.
With an aim to popularise Railways and help those who find it difficult to read ticket details in English or Hindi, Southern Railway has launched an initiative to print Unreserved Ticketing System (UTS) tickets in thirteen (13) regional languages.
The beleaguered Rs 4,700-crore Nagarjuna Oil refinery project at Cuddalore in Tamil Nadu has entered the liquidation process under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) after the 270-day deadline, offered by National Company Law Tribunal’s Chennai bench to identify a successful bidder, ended on Friday.
Kalpataru Power Transmission gained 1.79% to Rs 471.65 at 13:14 IST on BSE after the company announced that it has secured new orders/notification of award of Rs 901 crore.