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Jan 14, 2019
India's love for hydroelectric power is misplaced: It isn't renewable, river flow is erratic and mega dams dangerousIn India, large hydro projects have already been associated with some of the country’s worst floods, deforestation, and submerging of forest lands.
Dec 27, 2018
PFC allays investor concerns over govt stake buyout in REC, says acquisition deal size yet to be finalisedOn 20 December, the PFC's board gave in-principle approval to the acquisition of the REC, it said.
Mar 10, 2018
India has shifted it's target of electric mobility from 100 percent to 30 percent by 2030: ReportPrime Minister Narendra Modi had directed a group of senior ministers to lead the initiative for making maximum cars electrified by the year 2030 in India.
Dec 30, 2017
Power unions threaten strike over Electricity Amendment Bill, wants Centre to quash bifurcation of distribution systemOpposing the Centre's move to bifurcate existing power distribution system, All India Power Federation and NCCOEEE has decided to go for power strike in case the government remains firm on its stand
Sep 29, 2017
Tata Motors to supply 10,000 electric vehicles to to govt-owned Energy Efficiency ServicesTata Motors will supply the electric vehicles (EVs) in two phases with 500 e-cars in the first phase in November 2017 and the remaining 9,500 EVs in the second phase, EESL said in a statement
Mar 28, 2017
Energy Efficiency Services Ltd dismisses charges of irregularities in LED procurementThe EESL's response followed a press statement from AICC which alleged irregularities in the tendering process of LED items, violations in Make in India policy by import of Chinese LED bulbs, flouting of all vigilance norms and a scam of Rs 20,000 crore by the company.
Sep 16, 2016
Piyush Goyal urges electrical equipment manufacturers to ensure qualityOne of the largest electrical expos in the country, Switch is to be held from October 6 to 10. It represents one of the biggest networks of electrical manufacturers, innovators, technologies and partners in the industry.
Jan 21, 2016
New power tariff policy to boost investment, clean energyThe policy also provides for promotion of Hydro projects through long term PPAs and exemption from competitive bidding till August 2022.
Dec 03, 2015
Power minister Goyal says over 30,000 MW of stalled power generation capacity revivedIn the last 18 months, the government has revived stalled power generation capacity of over 30,000 MW, he said while replying to questions.
Nov 19, 2015
Decoding Modi's 'power' play: 'Electrification' doesn't necessarily mean electricity in homesThe larger issue is that–in the Indian experience–getting a power line to a village is one thing; ensuring all homes have electricity is quite another.