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Centre agrees to form standing committees for SERC

Centre agrees to form standing committees for SERC

🕔18:48, 29.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 29  As part of big ticket reforms in the power sector, the government has proposed to fast track appointment of power sector regulators both at central and state levels by forming permanent standing selection committees presided by

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India prepares for a change in Electricity sector through Proposed Electricity (Amendment) Bill 2020

India prepares for a change in Electricity sector through Proposed Electricity (Amendment) Bill 2020

🕔10:44, 26.Jun 2020

Shri R. K Singh, the Minister of State (i/c) for Power & MNRE , today, held a Press Meet through Video Conferencing and underlined the importance of proposed reforms in the power sector, dispelling doubts and misinformation. He stated that

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Rising duty structure of upto 40% proposed on solar gear imports

Rising duty structure of upto 40% proposed on solar gear imports

🕔17:02, 25.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 25  The government has proposed to end customs duty exemption for solar cells and module imports as it looks to boost domestic manufacturing and check large scale procurement of solar generation equipment from China. Power and renewable

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Govt for major changes in import policy of power equipment

Govt for major changes in import policy of power equipment

🕔07:59, 24.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 24  In line with the Aatmanirbhar Bharat’ vision, the Centre proposes to make major changes in the import policy for power equipment in a bid to promote domestic manufacturing and reduce import content in large infrastructure projects.

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RE auction gets historic first tariff of Rs 2.90/kWh

RE auction gets historic first tariff of Rs 2.90/kWh

🕔08:19, 10.May 2020

New Delhi, May 10  Amid the coronavirus outbreak and lockdowns, the tariff in the renewable energy sector has fallen further to reach historic low level of Rs.2.90/kWh. This has been achieved in the auction for 400 MW RE (Renewable Energy)

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SECI, a CPSU, conducts e-Reverse Auction for the 400 MW RE projects with RTC supply

SECI, a CPSU, conducts e-Reverse Auction for the 400 MW RE projects with RTC supply

🕔07:57, 10.May 2020

Indian Renewable Energy (RE) sector has witnessed history today, as the e-Reverse Auction(e-RA) for 400 MW RE(Renewable Energy) Projects with Round the Clock (RTC) supply, was concluded at an astounding first year tariff of Rs.2.90/kWh. The bidding was conducted by

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Power CPSU NTPC Utilising all its 45 hospitals/health units for treating Covid-19 Patients

Power CPSU NTPC Utilising all its 45 hospitals/health units for treating Covid-19 Patients

🕔05:50, 17.Apr 2020

Acknowledging the call of Shri R. K. Singh, the Union Minister of Power and New & Renewable Energy, the NTPC Limited, a central PSU under Ministry of Power, is working proactively to mitigate the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) spread by

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Discoms now get three-month moratorium on payments to power producers

Discoms now get three-month moratorium on payments to power producers

🕔15:45, 28.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 28  The government has decided to provide three months moratorium to the financially stressed state Discoms on their payment dues to power generating companies as it looks to prevent power shutdowns during Covid-19 induced nationwide lockdown. As

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PFC pays interim dividend of Rs1404.37 crore to Government of India for the financial year 2019-20

PFC pays interim dividend of Rs1404.37 crore to Government of India for the financial year 2019-20

🕔15:53, 12.Mar 2020

New Delhi: Power Finance Corporation, a Schedule – A Navratna CPSE and India’s leading NBFC for the Power Sector has paid an interim dividend of Rs1404.37 crore to Government of India for the financial year 2019-20 on March 12th, 2020.

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R.K Singh inaugurates NTPC O&M-IPS 2020 Conference in Raipur

R.K Singh inaugurates NTPC O&M-IPS 2020 Conference in Raipur

🕔18:12, 13.Feb 2020

New Delhi, February 13th, 2020: “The demand for power will continue to grow at a rapid pace going forward, thanks to rising per capita consumption. We have already added 26.6 million new consumers and they will also contribute to the increase

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NTPC celebrates its 45th Raising Day

NTPC celebrates its 45th Raising Day

🕔05:29, 14.Nov 2019

On the 45th raising day of NTPC Ltd, Shri R.K. Singh, Hon’ble Minister of State(IC), Power, New and Renewable Energy, congratulated NTPC family for their consistent performance and urged the Company to become a global player. He also lauded the company for

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Maharatna Status Conferred on POWERGRID

Maharatna Status Conferred on POWERGRID

🕔11:14, 24.Oct 2019

New Delhi, 23rdOctober, 2019 Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (POWERGRID) has been conferred with the coveted Maharatna Status by the Government of India on 23.10.2019. This was announced yesterday by Hon’ble Union Minister of State (I/C) for Power, New

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NTPC Commissions first 660 MW unit of Nabinagar Power Plant

NTPC Commissions first 660 MW unit of Nabinagar Power Plant

🕔05:33, 7.Sep 2019

Shri R.K. Singh, Union Minister of State (Independent charge), Power, New and Renewable Energy Declared the Commercial Operation of 660MW Unit  NTPC Ltd, India’s largest power generating company, today commissioned the first 660 MW unit of 1980-MW Nabinagar Super Thermal

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POWERGRID declares total dividend of ₹4357.92Crore

POWERGRID declares total dividend of ₹4357.92Crore

🕔18:34, 5.Sep 2019

New Delhi, 05th September, 2019: Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. (POWERGRID), the Navratna PSU, has declared final dividend of ₹1307.90Crore in addition to ₹3050.02Croreofinterim dividend for the Financial Year 2018-19i.e. aggregating to ₹4357.92 Crore. AnRTGS advice of ₹ 698.81Crore towards

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NTPC Ltd. pays Final Dividend of Rs. 2,473.64 crore for FY 2018-19

NTPC Ltd. pays Final Dividend of Rs. 2,473.64 crore for FY 2018-19

🕔05:25, 5.Sep 2019

For the financial year 2018-19, NTPC Ltd. has paid final dividend of Rs. 2,473.64 crore, being 25% of the paid-up equity share capital of the Company. The RTGS advice for the transfer of Rs. 1,348.23 crore to Government of India,

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Winners of NTPC Grand Challenge for Ash Utilization Awarded

Winners of NTPC Grand Challenge for Ash Utilization Awarded

🕔20:36, 14.Feb 2019

In line with its endeavour to encourage and promote generation of safe, reliable and eco-friendly power NTPC, organised nationwide contest – Grand Challenge for Ash Utilization 2019. The winners who presented extra-ordinary ideas for achieving 100% ash utilisation were felicitated

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Chief Minister lays foundation stone for 400/220/132 kV POWERGRID Sitamarhi Sub-station

Chief Minister lays foundation stone for 400/220/132 kV POWERGRID Sitamarhi Sub-station

🕔09:58, 18.Jan 2019

18 January, 2019 : Chief Minister of Bihar, Shri Nitish Kumar laid the foundation stone for 400/220/132 kV Sitamarhi Sub-station at Village Parmanandpur, Distt. Sitamarhion 17th January, 2019. The programme was presided over by Shri R. K. Singh, Union Minister of State

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POWERGRID bags two awards at CBIP Awards 2019

POWERGRID bags two awards at CBIP Awards 2019

🕔15:44, 7.Jan 2019

POWERGRID won the CBIP Award for ‘Best Performing Power Transmission Utility’. The award recognizes POWERGRID’s ‘Outstanding contribution to the Nation consistently by setting highest benchmarks in power transmission’. The Company was also awarded ‘CBIP Special Jury Award for Innovation Excellence

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NTPC Awarded by CBIP as Best Performing Power Utility

NTPC Awarded by CBIP as Best Performing Power Utility

🕔20:45, 4.Jan 2019

NTPC has been awarded as the Best Performing Utility of the Country in Thermal Power Sector by Central Board of Irrigation and Power (CBIP) today on 4thJanuary, 2019 at a function held in New Delhi. Shri R.K. Singh, Minister of

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NHPC celebrates 44th Raising Day

NHPC celebrates 44th Raising Day

🕔13:30, 13.Nov 2018

NHPC Limited, India’s premier hydropower company celebrated its 44th Raising Day on 12th November 2018 at its Corporate Office at Faridabad with great enthusiasm and fervor. Shri R.K. Singh, Hon’ble Minister of State (Independent Charge), Power and New & Renewable

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