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Discoms to be penalised for ‘gratuitous’ outages after 2019

Discoms to be penalised for ‘gratuitous’ outages after 2019

🕔09:40, 8.Dec 2017

New Delhi, Dec 8  In a bid to end the bane of power outages even at a time of surplus production, the government will bring in a law to penalise distribution companies in the event of their indulging in “gratuitous load

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India to have new hydro power policy soon: Minister

India to have new hydro power policy soon: Minister

🕔09:06, 30.Nov 2017

New Delhi, Nov 30  A draft hydro power policy is being finalised in a bid to revive languishing sector in India, Power Minister R.K. Singh said on Wednesday. A sector which has failed to add even 2,500 MW of capacity

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Auction for 21 GW solar, wind capacity by March : Minister

Auction for 21 GW solar, wind capacity by March : Minister

🕔20:56, 24.Nov 2017

New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) The government will invite bids for creating capacity of up to 21 gigawatt (GW) of solar and wind power by March 2018, Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy R.K Singh said on Friday. He was

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Power Pavilion inaugurated at IITF 2017

Power Pavilion inaugurated at IITF 2017

🕔20:55, 14.Nov 2017

New Delhi, November 14 Shri R.K. Singh, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power and New & Renewable Energy inaugurated Ministry of Power Pavilion at India International Trade Fair 2017 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi on 14th November 2017.

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Shri R. K. Singh leads Indian Delegation in the IEA Ministerial, Paris 

Shri R. K. Singh leads Indian Delegation in the IEA Ministerial, Paris 

🕔20:18, 8.Nov 2017

Emphasises importance of Clean Energy and assures achievement of 175GW of Renewable Target of India  Power Minister addresses Plenary Session on Driving the Transitions to Clean Energy Paris, Nov 08 Minister of State (IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy,

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Power ministers to meet on electrifying all households by 2018

Power ministers to meet on electrifying all households by 2018

🕔21:50, 6.Nov 2017

New Delhi, Nov 6 (IANS) Central and state Power Ministers are slated to brainstorm over how to realise the ‘Saubhagya’ scheme target of reaching electricity to all households by the end of 2018, at a two-day meeting in Bihar beginning on

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Changes to Electricity Act propose penalty norms for PPAs, RPOs

Changes to Electricity Act propose penalty norms for PPAs, RPOs

🕔19:05, 26.Oct 2017

New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) The proposed electricity amendment bill will include penalty provisions, stricter enforcement of power purchase agreements (PPA) and renewable purchase obligations (RPO), Power Minister R.K. Singh said on Thursday. “We will deal with the issues of

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Plan to give adequate coal to power plants executed : Power Ministry

Plan to give adequate coal to power plants executed : Power Ministry

🕔11:03, 19.Oct 2017

New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) On the eve of Diwali, the Union Power Ministry announced that a detailed plan has been put into action from Wednesday to ensure sufficient supply of coal to power plants. An official statement here following a

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