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Apr 16, 2018
Power ministry classifies electric vehicle charging stations under service, allows them to operate without licenceThe power ministry has categorised charging batteries of electric vehicles as a service which will help such stations operate without a licence.
Mar 08, 2018
Centre to soon unveil policy on electric vehicles and charging infrastructure as government envisions e-mobility by 2030The policy will provide that charging Electric Vehicles would be a service and not a sale of electricity, which requires a license.
Jan 10, 2018
BJP's mission Karnataka: Amit Shah slams CM Siddaramaiah, but speech lost in translationBJP president Amit Shah’s speech at Holalkere Taluk in Chitradurga, Karnataka was lost in translation on Wednesday. His monologue did not register with his non-Hindi speaking audience.
Dec 08, 2017
Power firms to be fined for blackouts from April 2019, govt makes smart meters compulsory to prevent theftDistributors would be fined if they cut power to customers unless the shutdown was caused by factors such as the weather or a disaster that was beyond a company’s control.
Dec 07, 2017
Power ministers' meet: States agree on 24X7 power for all by March 2019, direct transfer of subsidiesPower minster R K Singh said all the participant states have agreed to provide 24X7 power to all
Dec 04, 2017
Meghalaya minister Comingone Ymbon quits, accuses Chief Minister Mukul Sangma of 'one-upmanship'Accusing Chief Minister Mukul Sangma of practising "one-upmanship", veteran Congress legislator Comingone Ymbon on Monday resigned as the Meghalaya power minister.
Nov 17, 2017
Delhi air pollution: Centre directs NTPC to mix crop residue with coal to reduce smog in NCRIndia directed its largest utility NTPC Limited to blend crop residue with coal at its power plants, in a bid to reduce stubble burning on agricultural lands which is clouding New Delhi with smog.
Nov 05, 2017
Karnataka minister DK Shivakumar, family summoned by Income Tax Department for tax evasionThe Income Tax Department (I-T)has summoned Karnataka energy minister DK Shivakumar and his family members to appear before it on Monday in connection with searches conducted at his properties in August for alleged tax evasion.
Nov 02, 2017
Uttar Pradesh NTPC blast: 25 killed, 100 injured; Rahul Gandhi to visit Rae Bareli to meet victims' familiesThe NTPC initiated a probe to ascertain the reasons behind the blast, while Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath announced Rs 2 lakh compensation for the families of those killed
Oct 07, 2017
Gorkhaland agitation: Trinamool Congress blames BJP of stirring fresh trouble in DarjeelingTrinamool Congress (TMC) took to the streets on Saturday blaming the BJP for stirring up fresh trouble in the Darjeeling hills