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Aug 31, 2018
Eight core sectors grow by 6.6% in July pushed by healthy output in coal, refinery products, cement and fertiliserThe eight core sector -- coal, crude oil, natural gas, refinery products, fertilisers, steel, cement and electricity -- had registered a growth of 2.9 percent in July last year.
Aug 29, 2018
Facebook pledges to power its operations with 100% renewable energy by end of 2020Facebook had set a goal of supporting 50 percent of its facilities with renewable energy by the end of 2018.
Aug 21, 2018
Dubbapalli villagers in eternal wait for rehabilitation as Kakatiya thermal plant in Telangana unfolds many miseries‘Dubba’ stands for dust and ‘Palli’ stands for a village, the dusty village. Although the village has been called this since ages, its current situation is quite tragically ironic.
Aug 08, 2018
Delhi can thrive on solar power but not with mere incentives; installation bottlenecks must go, awareness should growOffering an incentive on generation is just a good first step to attract people towards a more sustainable technology.
Jul 31, 2018
Infrastructure growth jumps to 7-month high of 6.7% in June; cement, refinery, coal sector performs betterThe previous high rate of growth was recorded in November 2017 at 6.9 percent.
Jul 10, 2018
Icra pegs Rs 85,000 crore subsidy dependence for discoms in current fiscalRating agency Icra has estimated a subsidy dependence of Rs 85,000 crore amid low tariff hikes allowed for discoms in 2018-19, and expects improvement in thermal plants capacity utilisation or PLF in near to medium term
Jul 09, 2018
Power ministry mulls Rs 50 crore reward for discoms under Saubhagya schemeThe power ministry is mulling a reward of Rs 50 lakh for state utilities employees and a grant of Rs 50 crore for discoms which will meet household electrification target under Saubhagya scheme at the earliest.
Jul 03, 2018
Centre asks states to use allocated funds for electrification of all households by DecemberUnion Power Minister R K Singh on Tuesday asked all states to use allocated funds under various schemes, including IPDS and DDUGJY, to achieve the electrification target for all households by year-end
Jul 02, 2018
Infrastructure sector growth dips to 10-month low of 3.6% in May, shows commerce ministry dataGrowth of eight infrastructure industries dropped to a 10-month low of 3.6 percent in May due to a decline in production of crude oil and natural gas
Jun 14, 2018
Blast at India-aided hydropower project in Nepal weeks before inauguration by Prime Minister Narendra ModiA bomb has exploded at the office of a major hydro-power project being constructed with Indian assistance in Nepal, the second such incident in over a month