Centre steps in to broker peace between Gujarat, wind power projects developers

New Delhi, Jan. 7 -- 'State not allotting land for projects awarded by Central agencies' The Centre has stepped in to resolve the dispute between wind power project developers and the Gujarat State g... Read More

Proposals for New Atomic Power Plants

New Delhi, Jan. 4 -- At present, there are nine (9) nuclear power reactors at various stages of construction, targeted for completion by 2024-25. In addition, twelve (12) more nuclear power reactors h... Read More

INDO-France Pact For Sustainable Development

New Delhi, Jan. 4 -- During the recent visit of French Foreign Minister to India, both the Governments noted that satisfactory progress had been made in pursuance of the Industrial Way Forward Agreeme... Read More

7.7% increase of the Coal Supply from CIL to power plants due to availability of Railway Rakes

New Delhi, Jan. 4 -- Ministry of Coal has increased the Coal stock & Coal supply to power plants to meet the energy demands in the country. With the focus on boosting the domestic Coal Supply, the Coa... Read More

Pradhan launches Ujjwala Sanitary Napkins Initiative led by OMCs in Odisha

New Delhi, Jan. 4 -- Hundred Ujjwala sanitary napkin-manufacturing units, set up atcommon service centres(CSCs) across the state, were launched on the day according to the reports published in energy.... Read More

96 per cent households in the country get electricity connections

New Delhi, Jan. 4 -- The government had initially targeted March 31 as the deadline for taking electricity lines to all households in the country that seek a connection. It later said the target would... Read More

Tamil Nadu wind power companies get jolt as tariff plummets

Chenni, Jan. 3 -- Tamil Nadu wind powerdevelopers are an aggrieved lot with the tariff falling below all expectations.The latest tariff of 2.65 per unit is the lowest and wind companies have appealed ... Read More

Dubai crude average price in Dec drops to lowest since Oct 2017

Singapore, Jan. 3 -- Dubai crude, as quoted by price-reporting agency S&P Global Platts, averaged $57.318 a barrel for December, the lowest since October 2017, two traders who participate in the marke... Read More

Energy Efficiency Services inks first long-term rupee loan of Rs 500 cr

New Delhi, Jan. 3 -- State-runEnergy EfficiencyServices Ltd (EESL) has raised its first long-termrupee loanof Rs 500 crore, the undertaking announced on Tuesday. The government ownedPunjab National B... Read More

ATF price cut by 14.7 per cent; costs less than petrol and diesel

New Delhi, Jan. 3 -- This is the second straight monthly reduction in rates and the biggest single cut ever. Prices were slashed by Rs 8,327.83 per kl, or 10.9 per cent, on December 1. The two consec... Read More