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4 UMPPs likely to be auctioned in upcoming fiscal: Goyal

4 UMPPs likely to be auctioned in upcoming fiscal: Goyal

🕔10:31, 1.Apr 2016

New Delhi, April 01  The government hopes to auction four ultra mega power projects (UMPPs), defined as those with above 4000 MW capacacity, in the next fiscal, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Thursday.“Hopefully in next fiscal we may auction

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Goyal to co-chair India-Australia energy dialogue

Goyal to co-chair India-Australia energy dialogue

🕔10:40, 8.Feb 2016

New Delhi, Feb 8 Power Minister Piyush Goyal will lead the Indian side at the third India-Australia Energy Security Dialogue starting from Monday that will focus on sharing Canberra’s expertise in liquefied natural gas (LNG), renewable energy and clean coal technology.

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Propose to have cities buy power generated from waste: Goyal

Propose to have cities buy power generated from waste: Goyal

🕔13:47, 4.Nov 2015

New Delhi, Nov 4  Local bodies in India will compulsorily need to purchase any electricity generated from city waste as per a proposal under the new tariff policy, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Tuesday.“Besides, every bit of water waste

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World will appreciate India’s commitment to climate change: Goyal

World will appreciate India’s commitment to climate change: Goyal

🕔10:21, 30.Sep 2015

New Delhi, Sep 30  Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday exuded confidence that the world would appreciate India’s dedication towards climate change and the Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) which are likely to be announced on October 2.“We are conscious

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Centre, states working for full solution of discoms’ debt: Goyal

Centre, states working for full solution of discoms’ debt: Goyal

🕔10:17, 16.Sep 2015

New Delhi, Sep 16 The central government is working together with states towards a permanent solution to the problem of the massive debt burden of electricity distribution companies (discoms), Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Tuesday.“We had very good meetings (with

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Cabinet nod soon for 100,000 MW solar power policy: Goyal

Cabinet nod soon for 100,000 MW solar power policy: Goyal

🕔10:14, 15.May 2015

Gurgaon, May 15  The government will soon approve a final policy on adding 100,000 MW of solar power, Power and New and Renewable Energy Minister Piyush Goyal said on Thursday. “Government has already approved 19 solar power parks, which would

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Government targets two trillion units electricity output by 2020

Government targets two trillion units electricity output by 2020

🕔09:52, 22.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 22  The government has set a target of doubling electricity generation from 1 trillion units to 2 trillion units, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said, a day after the government tabled in the Lok Sabha amendments to the

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UP power woes: Samajwadi Party accuses centre of vendetta

UP power woes: Samajwadi Party accuses centre of vendetta

🕔10:54, 9.Sep 2014

Lucknow, Sep 9  The Samajwadi Party accused the union government and Power Minister Piyush Goyal of turning a blind eye to the power woes of Uttar Pradesh and indulging in politics of vendetta. Samajwadi Party spokesman and Political Pensions Minister

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Record 21 percent thermal power growth in NDA’s 100 days: Goyal

Record 21 percent thermal power growth in NDA’s 100 days: Goyal

🕔10:09, 8.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 7 Currently, there was no problem of low coal supplies in the country and thermal power production increased by a record 21 percent in the June-August period that the NDA government has been in power, Power and

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Centre awaits Rajasthan nod for Sambhar solar UMPP : Goyal

Centre awaits Rajasthan nod for Sambhar solar UMPP : Goyal

🕔10:07, 8.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 7 The central government is ready to implement the proposed ultra mega solar power project (UMPP) in Sambhar, Rajasthan, and is awaiting the state government clearance, Power and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal Sunday said. “We are ready

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Blackout-hit states urge Goyal to resolve tariff hike issues

Blackout-hit states urge Goyal to resolve tariff hike issues

🕔19:30, 3.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 3 Power ministers of five states have urged union Power Minister Piyush Goyal to help restore power supply to their states facing major blackouts caused by the closure of some generation units of Adani Power and Tata

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Over 40 crore still without electricity : Piyush Goyal

Over 40 crore still without electricity : Piyush Goyal

🕔21:48, 7.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 7 Eight crore households in the country, home to more than 40 crore people, have no access to electricity, the government admitted Thursday. “Even 65 years after Independence such a large number of population does not have

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Power producers asked to import coal to meet shortfall

Power producers asked to import coal to meet shortfall

🕔21:08, 21.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 21 Power producers have been advised to import 54 million tonnes (MT) of coal in the current fiscal to tide over domestic supply shortages, the government said Monday. “For the year 2014-15, power utilities have been advised

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All help to exploit Kashmir’s huge hydro power potential : Modi

All help to exploit Kashmir’s huge hydro power potential : Modi

🕔07:22, 5.Jul 2014

Srinagar, July 4 Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday said that Jammu and Kashmir has a huge eco-friendly hydropower potential and the central government would give all possible help to exploit it. Addressing a gathering while inaugurating the 240 megawatt Uri-II

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