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Power Ministry asks CEA to determine eligible quantity of domestic coal

Power Ministry asks CEA to determine eligible quantity of domestic coal

🕔21:05, 29.May 2022

The Union Power Ministry on Sunday directed the Central Electricity Authority (CEA) to determine the eligible quantity of domestic coal for the power plants using coal under Shakti B (viii) (a) taking into account 10 per cent imported coal for

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Power Ministry directs gencos to timely import coal for blending

Power Ministry directs gencos to timely import coal for blending

🕔15:20, 18.May 2022

New Delhi, May 18: Power Ministry has issued directions to all  Gencos that if the orders for import of coal for blending are not placed by Gencos by 31.05.2022 and if the imported coal for blending purpose do not start

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Delhi discoms to get as much power as requisitioned: Centre

Delhi discoms to get as much power as requisitioned: Centre

🕔13:25, 1.May 2022

Centre on Saturday gave instructions to the power plants supplying power to Delhi’s discoms to ensure uninterrupted supply to the national capital in view of the unprecedented demand owing to the massive heat wave. New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Centre on

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Power, Railways Ministers hold talks on power demand

Power, Railways Ministers hold talks on power demand

🕔06:53, 26.Apr 2022

Amid heatwave and expectation of rising power demand, Union Power Minister R.K Singh and Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw held a meeting here on Monday to discuss short term and long term strategies for dealing with the situation. New Delhi, April

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Shah meets Power, Coal, Rly ministers on power situation

Shah meets Power, Coal, Rly ministers on power situation

🕔06:45, 20.Apr 2022

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday chaired a meeting with Power Minister R.K. Singh, Coal Minister Pralhad Joshi and Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnav to access the supply of coals to the thermal powers situation following reports of coal shortage

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Ministry of Power eases 79 burdensome compliances related to issues affecting industry and consumer during 2021-22

Ministry of Power eases 79 burdensome compliances related to issues affecting industry and consumer during 2021-22

🕔05:51, 12.Mar 2022

Ministry of Power eases 79 burdensome compliances related to issues affecting industry and consumer during 2021 and 22 burdensome compliances in the 1st phase of Action Plan 2022 of the EoDB Implementation of the Standards & Labelling program has been

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NHPC pays interim dividend of Rs. 933.61 crore to Government of India for the financial year 2021-22

NHPC pays interim dividend of Rs. 933.61 crore to Government of India for the financial year 2021-22

🕔05:15, 11.Mar 2022

Faridabad, March 11: NHPC Limited, India’s premier hydropower company and a ‘Mini Ratna’ Category-I Enterprise of the Government of India has paid an interim dividend of Rs. 933.61 crore to Government of India for the financial year 2021-22 on March

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Power Minister Launches Powerthon-2022 for Enabling Advanced Technology in Power Distribution

Power Minister Launches Powerthon-2022 for Enabling Advanced Technology in Power Distribution

🕔05:59, 8.Feb 2022

Participants to find Innovative Solutions based on Advanced Emerging Technologies like AI/ML, Blockchain, IOT, VR/AR etc on Nine (09) Themes across The Power Distribution Sector Powerthon-2022 Under RDSS Aims to Build a Robust Power Sector New Delhi, Feb 08 : Union

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UJALA completes 7 years of energy-efficient and affordable LED distribution

UJALA completes 7 years of energy-efficient and affordable LED distribution

🕔13:10, 5.Jan 2022

36.78 crore LEDs distributed across the country under UJALA UJALA programme saved 47,778 Million kWh energy per annum , 3,86 crore tonnes of reduction in CO2 emissions made possible Significant achievement of UJALA includes impetus to the domestic lighting industry,

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Power Minister R K Singh asks Coal Minister to act against officers for giving wrong info

Power Minister R K Singh asks Coal Minister to act against officers for giving wrong info

🕔18:57, 28.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Union Power Minister R.K. Singh has asked Coal and Mines Minister Pralhad Joshi to take action against concerned officers who gave him wrong information on coal dispatches. In a letter to the Coal Minister dated December

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J&K Lt Governor warns striking power department employees

J&K Lt Governor warns striking power department employees

🕔21:24, 20.Dec 2021

Srinagar, Dec 20 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Lt Governor Manoj Sinha gave a stern warning to striking power department employees saying that the system cannot be run as per the whims of some people. After the striking electric department employees refused

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Power CPSEs register 45% growth in Capex Investment over previous year

Power CPSEs register 45% growth in Capex Investment over previous year

🕔07:02, 20.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 20: For the Financial Year (FY) 2021-22 the target for Capital Expenditure (Capex) of the Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs) of the Ministry of Power is Rs. 50,690.52 crore. During FY 2020-21, power sector CPSEs incurred a

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Three participants of State level painting competition organized by NHPC bag awards at National Energy Conservation Day Function 2021

Three participants of State level painting competition organized by NHPC bag awards at National Energy Conservation Day Function 2021

🕔05:22, 16.Dec 2021

Faridabad, Dec 15 : Master Jigmat Chosal from UT of Ladakh, Kumari Siya Verma and Kumari Koshika Slathia from the UT of J&K were among the three participants from the States/ UTs allotted to NHPC for conducting State / UT

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Power Ministry celebrates Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav

Power Ministry celebrates Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav

🕔19:48, 10.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 10: On the occasion of National Energy Conservation Day 2021, observed each year on 14th December, Convergence Energy Services Limited (CESL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) will be expanding their flagship Gram UJALA

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Information Technology interventions in electricity distribution

Information Technology interventions in electricity distribution

🕔05:51, 10.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 10 : IT enablement of the Distribution sector has remained one of the major thrust areas under various centrally sponsored schemes. IT enablement was taken up in 1260 towns under R-APDRP, Part-A. Further, to expand the coverage

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Centre of Excellence for offshore wind

Centre of Excellence for offshore wind

🕔05:10, 3.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 03: The Government of India signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Government of Denmark on 06.02.2008 for cooperation in New and Renewable Energy (NRE) between Danish and Indian entities with the aim of developing NRE technologies.

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Measures undertaken to accommodate larger shares of renewable energy in the grid

Measures undertaken to accommodate larger shares of renewable energy in the grid

🕔05:09, 3.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 03: The measures taken to accommodate larger shares of renewable energy in the grid include the following: (i) Under Green Energy Corridor Scheme-Intra-State approx. 9700 ckm of transmission lines and 22600 MVA capacity of substations have been planned

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Power Minister and CM Bihar dedicate power units at NTPC Barauni & Barh to the nation

Power Minister and CM Bihar dedicate power units at NTPC Barauni & Barh to the nation

🕔18:28, 26.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 28: R.K Singh Union Minister of Power and  New & Renewable Energy and Nitish Kumar, Chief Minister of Bihar dedicated Stage -II 500MW (2×250 MW) of NTPC Barauni Thermal Power Station and Unit #1 (660 MW) of

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NTPC RE Limited signs PPA for 325 MW Solar Project

NTPC RE Limited signs PPA for 325 MW Solar Project

🕔15:53, 26.Nov 2021

Mumbai, 26 November, 2021: NTPC Renewable Energy Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of NTPC Ltd, India’s largest integrated energy company has signed a PPA and other Project agreements with Indian Railways, Madhya Pradesh Power Management Company Limited (MPPMCL) and Rewa Ultra Mega

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NTPC contributes Rs 8 crores for reconstruction and restoration work in Uttarakhand

NTPC contributes Rs 8 crores for reconstruction and restoration work in Uttarakhand

🕔15:56, 25.Nov 2021

Mumbai, November 25th, 2021: NTPC Ltd, India’s largest integrated energy company has provided financial support of Rs. 8 crore for relief, rehabilitation and restoration work in the disaster hit areas of Uttarakhand.  The project cost of Rs 22.5 Crores is jointly

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