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  • Delhi's LG more powerful than a state Governor: SC

    Delhi's LG more powerful than a state Governor: SC

    The Supreme Court has said that Delhi's Lieutenant Governor has more power than the Governor of a state as he does not have to act on the aid and advice of the council of ministers all the time. A five-judge......

    November 18, 2017
  • India approves $4.5 bn Line of Credit to Bangladesh

    India approves $4.5 bn Line of Credit to Bangladesh

    India on Wednesday approved a massive $4.5 billion Line of Credit to Bangladesh for funding infrastructure projects, including shipping, ports, roads and power. "Witnessed signing of $4.5 billion line of credit line from India to Bangladesh. This largest credit ever......

    October 4, 2017
  • Your sweat can power wearable devices

    Your sweat can power wearable devices

    Researchers have developed stretchable fuel cells that extract energy from sweat and are capable of powering electronics, such as LEDs and Bluetooth radios. In a paper, published in the journal Energy & Environmental Science, the researchers described how they connected......

    August 23, 2017
  • Punjab sees highest power demand

    Punjab sees highest power demand

    With the ongoing paddy season witnessing intermittent rains, Punjab's power demand has gone up to all time high at 11,600 Mega Watt (MW). The officials at the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) said as per the present scenario, they were......

    July 25, 2017
  • Off-grid supply of power to villages: Goyal

    Off-grid supply of power to villages: Goyal

    In a bid to ensure power supply where grid connectivity is not available, the Centre has adopted an off-grid power supply approach to villages, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said here on Friday. He said the Centre is already electrifying 2,749......

    May 19, 2017
  • Cabinet approves 10 nuclear reactors for power generation

    Cabinet approves 10 nuclear reactors for power generation

    The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the setting up of 10 indigenous Pressurised Heavy Water Reactors (PHWRs) for nuclear power generation. "The cabinet has approved to install 10 indigenously built PWHRs," Union Minister Piyush Goyal said at a press conference......

    May 17, 2017
  • Piyush Goyal visiting Austria, Britain for energy dialogue

    Piyush Goyal visiting Austria, Britain for energy dialogue

    Power Minister Piyush Goyal is visiting Austria and Britain from May 10 to 13 to hold a energy dialogue, said an official statement. On May 10, Goyal will participate in investors meet organised by Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce......

    May 9, 2017
  • BHEL's largest Rs.10k-cr power project in Bangladesh takes off

    BHEL's largest Rs.10k-cr power project in Bangladesh takes off

    State-run BHEL on Tuesday said its largest power project order in the international market, valued at Rs.10,000 crore, in Bangladesh has taken off. “Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL)'s largest ever export order, valued at Rs.10,000 crore, for setting up 1,320......

    April 25, 2017
  • 3 northeastern districts awarded in Centre's flagship schemes

    3 northeastern districts awarded in Centre's flagship schemes

    Three districts in Assam, Tripura and Mizoram got awards for the execution of the central government's flagship schemes in agriculture and the power sector, officials said on Saturday. According to an official from the Tripura government's agriculture department, Gomati district......

    April 22, 2017
  • Northeast could feed India up to 1,100 MW of power by yearend

    Northeast could feed India up to 1,100 MW of power by yearend

    The northeastern region, with its huge energy potential -- 50,000 MW, by some estimates -- could soon become the "power house of India". And taking a small first step in this direction, it is expected to feed the rest of......

    January 10, 2017
  • Dabhol power plant to split into power, gas companies

    Dabhol power plant to split into power, gas companies

    The Maharashtra government on Friday granted approval for the demerger of Ratnagiri Gas & Power Pvt Ltd (RGPPL) into two separate companies for viability and prevent it from being declared as a non-performing asset (NPA). The decision was taken at......

    September 17, 2016