Power plant

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  • Gaza's only power plant shuts down due to fuel shortage

    Gaza's only power plant shuts down due to fuel shortage

    The only power plant in Gaza stopped operation on 12 July night due to severe shortage of fuel, causing a complete blackout in the coastal enclave, officials in Gaza said. Officials in the Hamas-run power corporation told Xinhua that they......

    July 13, 2017
  • Jharkhand MLA protesting Adani power plant arrested

    Jharkhand MLA protesting Adani power plant arrested

    Police on Saturday arrested Pradeep Yadav, a Jharkhand Vikas Morcha-Prajatantrik (JVM-P) legislator, sitting on dharna for the past week protesting against an upcoming Adani power plant in the state. Police reached the dharna site in Godda district around 4.30 a.m.......

    April 22, 2017
  • Sri Lanka opens its first hybrid power plant

    Sri Lanka opens its first hybrid power plant

    Sri Lanka opened its first hybrid power plant on Friday which will generate 60 MW of electricity, a spokesman said. The Power and Energy Ministry's media spokesman Pethum Pasqual said the plant would generate electricity using wind, solar and diesel,......

    February 10, 2017
  • Sri Lanka opens its first hybrid power plant

    Sri Lanka opens its first hybrid power plant

    Sri Lanka opened its first hybrid power plant on Friday which will generate 60 MW of electricity, a spokesman said. The Power and Energy Ministry's media spokesman Pethum Pasqual said the plant would generate electricity using wind, solar and diesel,......

    February 10, 2017
  • UAE nuclear power plant 75% complete

    UAE nuclear power plant 75% complete

    The United Arab Emirates (UAE) first nuclear energy complex is 75 per cent complete, Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) said on Saturday. The government controlled ENEC in Abu Dhabi said that units three and four of the nuclear energy complex......

    January 7, 2017
  • AP chief minister commissions 5 MW Solar power plant

    AP chief minister commissions 5 MW Solar power plant

    Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Monday commissioned a 5 MW solar power plant on the Polavaram right canal bund at Gollagudem village in West Godavari district.The plant, set up at a cost of Rs.37.58 crore in 37......

    November 21, 2016
  • Get coal for power plant via auction, panel tells GVK

    Get coal for power plant via auction, panel tells GVK

    An inter-ministerial panel on coal linkages has asked GVK to obtain fossil fuel through special forward e-auction for its 540-mw thermal power project near Goindwal Sahib in Punjab. "The Standing Linkage Committee (long-term) clarified that the MoU (memorandum of understanding)......

    September 13, 2016
  • AIR draws flak for anti-Rahul tweet, deletes it

    AIR draws flak for anti-Rahul tweet, deletes it

    A tweet by All India Radio targeting Rahul Gandhi for his RSS remarks kicked up a row on Thursday night with Congress dubbing it as "unpardonable" and "shameful", and asking Information and Broadcasting Minister M Venkaiah Naidu whether the public......

    September 1, 2016
  • Hasina defends Indo-Bangla power plant

    Hasina defends Indo-Bangla power plant

    Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday allayed environmental concerns over the coal- fired power plant to be set up jointly with India near the Sundarbans and warned opposition BNP that attempts to create anarchy on the issue will be......

    August 27, 2016
  • Protest in Dhaka against Indo-Bangla power plant

    Protest in Dhaka against Indo-Bangla power plant

    A left-leaning student's alliance today held a protest here against the proposed 1,320 megawatt Indo-Bangla joint venture power plant near Sundarbans, the world's largest mangrove forest. Activists of Pragatishil Chhatra Jote blocked Shahbagh intersection in Dhaka for one hour demanding......

    August 16, 2016