Back to homepage

Tag "electricity"

YEAR- END REVIEW 2022: Ministry of Power

YEAR- END REVIEW 2022: Ministry of Power

🕔16:44, 27.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 27 Electricity (Late Payment Surcharge and Related Matters) Rules, 2022 gives relief to the DISCOMs, electricity consumers and Generating companies which will help the whole power sector to become financially viable. Total over dues amounting to ₹

Read Full Article
Parliamentary panel studying electricity amendment bill, seeks comments within 15 days

Parliamentary panel studying electricity amendment bill, seeks comments within 15 days

🕔20:27, 9.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Energy on Friday sought stakeholders’ comments on the Electricity Amendment Bill, 2022, which it is currently scrutinising, within the next 15 days. The panel, which is headed by BJP MP Jagdambika

Read Full Article
Electricity amendment bill unlikely to be tabled in Winter Session

Electricity amendment bill unlikely to be tabled in Winter Session

🕔06:36, 28.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) The controversial Electricity Amendment Bill, 2022 is unlikely to be tabled in the forthcoming Winter Session of the Parliament, which is scheduled to begin from December 7. The reason being is that more than three months

Read Full Article
Sri Lanka plans to end power cuts next year

Sri Lanka plans to end power cuts next year

🕔16:33, 26.Nov 2022

Colombo, Nov 26 (IANS) Sri Lanka’s Power and Energy Minister Kanchana Wijesekera on Saturday said that he will take all possible measures to ensure uninterrupted power supply by January next year. Sri Lanka has been experiencing daily power cuts since February

Read Full Article
Power connections provided to 21 ST families in TN free of cost

Power connections provided to 21 ST families in TN free of cost

🕔06:20, 21.Nov 2022

Chennai, Nov 21 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Forest Minister, K. Ramachandran, who is also the Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) from Conoor constituency, inaugurated free power connections for 21 Scheduled Tribe Irula families in the Nilgiris district. The Minister said that

Read Full Article
Piramal Capital withdraws insolvency proceedings against Reliance Power

Piramal Capital withdraws insolvency proceedings against Reliance Power

🕔11:48, 16.Nov 2022

Mumbai, Nov 16 (IANS) Piramal Capital has withdrawn the insolvency proceedings against Reliance Power Ltd. Reliance Power, in a stock exchange disclosure, has informed that the Piramal Capital and Housing Finance has withdrawn the application made against Reliance Power Ltd. under

Read Full Article
Thermal plants have adequate coal stocks, says Govt

Thermal plants have adequate coal stocks, says Govt

🕔09:26, 9.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) The coal stock with domestic dry fuel-based power plants, as on October 31, was 25.6 million tonnes, the government said, adding that the availability situation is being constantly monitored. It has clarified that the coal supply

Read Full Article
Delhi govt extends electricity subsidy application deadline to Nov 15

Delhi govt extends electricity subsidy application deadline to Nov 15

🕔07:47, 4.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) The Delhi government has extended the electricity subsidy application window — that had closed on October 31, till November 15, officials said. Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Thursday approved the extension proposal application window till

Read Full Article
Power tariff payable to discom can’t be revised by regulator on pretext of prudence check: SC

Power tariff payable to discom can’t be revised by regulator on pretext of prudence check: SC

🕔07:27, 19.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC), the electricity regulator, cannot revise or re-determine the already fixed power tariff for discoms in the guise of prudence check and truing up.

Read Full Article
TN power utility gears up for northeast monsoon

TN power utility gears up for northeast monsoon

🕔16:32, 12.Oct 2022

Chennai, Oct 12 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Company (Tangedco) has geared up for the northeast monsoon to hit the state in the last week of October. While the Public Works Department is yet to complete the stormwater drain

Read Full Article
Coal phaseout in India could make electricity cost 40% less by 2050

Coal phaseout in India could make electricity cost 40% less by 2050

🕔16:31, 23.Sep 2022

A new research article published in a peer-reviewed journal shows that India could cut its electricity costs by about 40 per cent with a rapid transition of its power sector from coal to renewables by 2050. New Delhi, Sep 23

Read Full Article
Coal phaseout in India could make electricity cost 40% less by 2050

Coal phaseout in India could make electricity cost 40% less by 2050

🕔16:19, 23.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) A new research article published in a peer-reviewed journal shows that India could cut its electricity costs by about 40 per cent with a rapid transition of its power sector from coal to renewables by 2050.

Read Full Article
Nations must invest, regulate to bring down energy costs: Report

Nations must invest, regulate to bring down energy costs: Report

🕔11:26, 23.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Governments must deliberately use public investment and regulation to rapidly scale-up clean energy technologies to bring down costs, achieve global climate goals and boost economies worldwide, according to a new report launched by leading international economists

Read Full Article
Gadkari calls for professionally managed Public transport system based on electricity in PPP mode

Gadkari calls for professionally managed Public transport system based on electricity in PPP mode

🕔19:18, 15.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari said that a professionally managed Public transport system based on electricity in public-private partnership mode will get a good response. While saying that green Hydrogen is the

Read Full Article
India’s energy transition: Spike in solar, decline in coal

India’s energy transition: Spike in solar, decline in coal

🕔15:20, 15.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) With India being the fastest-growing region for electricity consumption, it largely remains reliant on coal-based generation. Energy economists and experts believe the new draft national electricity policy (NEP) has significant increase in installed solar power

Read Full Article
BSES-Bidgely sign MOU for AI on load forecasting, energy management

BSES-Bidgely sign MOU for AI on load forecasting, energy management

🕔17:45, 1.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Discom BSES has signed an MoU with Bidgely, a US-based global leader in artificial intelligence (AI)-powered solutions, for accelerating its transition towards a greener and digitalised future. BSES Rajdhani Power Ltd (BRPL) and Bidgely will collaborate

Read Full Article
Ayodhya to be free from overhead electric cables

Ayodhya to be free from overhead electric cables

🕔11:53, 29.Aug 2022

Lucknow, Aug 29 (IANS) The holy city of Ayodhya will be free of overhead electricity cables by 2023 as part of the government’s ambitious plan to develop the temple town. Almost 50 per cent of the process of laying underground cables

Read Full Article
Metro stations in China dim their lights to save electricity

Metro stations in China dim their lights to save electricity

🕔10:59, 19.Aug 2022

Chengdu (China), Aug 19 (IANS) Metro stations in Sichuan province’s capital city Chengdu have dimmed their lights to save electricity, leaving some travellers in partial darkness as China grapples with power crunch amid a record heatwave, the media reported. The rail

Read Full Article
Top posts at power sector regulators remain vacant

Top posts at power sector regulators remain vacant

🕔13:39, 2.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) Keeping important regulatory posts vacant is not only causing a delay in the decision-making in the power sector but also derailing the reforms. Such an important position of a tribunal body needs to be filled at

Read Full Article
World’s electricity demand growth slowing sharply as prices soar: IEA

World’s electricity demand growth slowing sharply as prices soar: IEA

🕔17:05, 20.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) The world’s electricity demand growth is slowing sharply from its strong recovery the previous year as economic growth weakens and energy prices soar following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, International Energy Agency’s (IEA) Electricity Market Report said

Read Full Article

Search the Website

Advertiser’s Logo