Union Minister Mr Nitin Gadkari as saying that three dams would be constructed in Uttarakhand to stop unutilised share of India in river waters from flowing to Pakistan. The Minister for Water Resources and Transport said water from the dams would be brought to Haryana through the Yamuna river to overcome shortage and irrigate parched lands in the state.
The state government on Tuesday revised the pay scale of over 3,000 employees of Uttarakhand Power Corporation Limited (UPCL) who had earlier threatened to go on strike from January 5.
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat met Union minister Nitin Gadkari here and discussed several matters including hydro powerprojects on Alaknanda and Bagirathi rivers.
Uttarakhand will receive between 802 million units and 900 million units of electricity in December to March from Punjab, to offset the gap between demand and supply in the lean winter months.
State-owned Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) has undertaken the implementation of energy efficiency initiatives across various manufacturing facilities of Tata Motors in India, the companies said in a joint statement on Tuesday.
Sita Devi, a 62-year-old villager from Uttarakhand’s Tehri district saw two of her young sons migrate from their native village in search of jobs.
A solar power plant commissioned by a French firm with an outlay of 4 million euros was inaugurated by French Ambassador Alexandre Ziegler in a Uttarakhandvillage on Wednesday.
The Uttarakhand High Court told education department officials on Friday to provide infrastructure to government-run schools in six months or face salary deduction in January next year.
Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat has said the solar energy will be a major source of income for Uttarakhand in the days to come.
Indian solar energy firm Rays Power Infra Pvt. Ltd. said it commissioned the 78 MW solar project in Tehsil-Bhagwanpur in the Roorkee District of Uttarakhand