A hike in the latest tariff slabs, which was announced earlier this year, came into effect on April 1 in Uttarakhand. The new tariff structure was finalised with an increase of 2.79% in power and by over 9% in water bills.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Uttarakhand on Thursday to launch several development projects. As per the schedule, PM Modi will reach Rudrapur in afternoon where he will launch the state Integrated Cooperative Development Project.
As the coal supply situation fails to improve and general elections expected in the first half of next year, states are on a power buying spree. Major states lately have issued short-term (3-4 months) contracts totalling 23 GW for supply
Joining hands to meet future water needs of their respective states, chief ministers of five states – Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh and Rajasthan – and Delhi will assemble here on Tuesday to sign an MoU
The Seraghat Hydro Power Project in Uttarakhand’s Pithoragarh suffered severe damage on Monday after a cloudburst hit nearby Balati in Munsiari area. The sources say that the cloudburst has damaged the hydro project’s dam
The Uttarakhand High Court on Monday ordered a stay on construction of all hydro-power plants in the state and directed the district magistrates to identify sites within eight weeks for disposal of debris from every project.
A high-level probe has revealed massive irregularities and financial misappropriation in a Rs 100 crore project for the allotment of rooftop solar plants by the Uttarakhand Renewable Development Agency (UREDA) .
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat today inaugurated the state’s first City Gas Distribution (CGD) network at Rudrapur in Udham Singh Nagar district.
The Uttarakhand Cabinet gave its nod to a policy, permitting commercial use of dry pine leaves, considered the main factor behind forest fires in the state, for generating electricity.
Government has notified new industrial development schemes for Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand to boost industrialisation, providing cheaper access to credit and interest incentive.