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3 lakh 3 thousandCrore Scheme for strengthening and modernization of Distribution Sector- Largest of its kind Scheme in electricity ever , says Power Minister

3 lakh 3 thousandCrore Scheme for strengthening and modernization of Distribution Sector- Largest of its kind Scheme in electricity ever , says Power Minister

🕔19:12, 30.Jul 2021

The deadline for submission for Detailed Project Report (DPR) is 31st December 2021 and no DPR would be entertained beyond the deadline , says R.K Singh Big technology push towards Modernization : Use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) for System driven

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R K Singh, Power Minister releases “Ranking &9th Integrated Rating of State Power Distribution utilities” Report

R K Singh, Power Minister releases “Ranking &9th Integrated Rating of State Power Distribution utilities” Report

🕔05:48, 17.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 16 – Union Minister of Power, New and Renewable Energy, R.K. Singh today released the “Ranking &Ninth Integrated Ratings for State-owned Power Distribution Utilities” on the occasion of PFC’s 36th Foundation Day in the presence of Krishan

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India may open derivatives market for power sector next fiscal

India may open derivatives market for power sector next fiscal

🕔12:55, 20.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 20  After prolonged delays, India may open derivatives market for the power sector in the next financial year (FY 2022-23), allowing both power generators and consumers to enter into futures contract and use it as a new

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NHPC with JKSPDC incorporates a Joint Venture company “Ratle Hydroelectric Power Corporation Limited”

NHPC with JKSPDC incorporates a Joint Venture company “Ratle Hydroelectric Power Corporation Limited”

🕔20:27, 4.Jun 2021

Faridabad, 04.06.2021: NHPC limited, India’s premier hydropower company has formed a joint venture company, “Ratle Hydroelectric Power Corporation Limited” for the implementation of  850 MW Ratle Hydroelectric Project. The JVC has been incorporated on 01.06.2021 with NHPC and Jammu &

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NHPC conducts Covid – 19 test and vaccination camp at NHPC Corporate Office

NHPC conducts Covid – 19 test and vaccination camp at NHPC Corporate Office

🕔18:25, 27.May 2021

In line with call for fight against Covid-19 by Prime Minister, Narendra Modi and as per directions of R.K. Singh, Minister of State (Independent Charge) (Power and New & Renewable Energy) & Minister of State (Skill Development and Entrepreneurship), Government

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Govt to frame new electricity policy

Govt to frame new electricity policy

🕔16:51, 12.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 12  The Power Ministry has set up an expert panel to prepare the Draft National Electricity Policy 2021. The Central government, from time to time, in consultation with states, reviews and revises the National Electricity Policy and

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EESL, DNRE Goa to implement country’s first Convergence Project

EESL, DNRE Goa to implement country’s first Convergence Project

🕔06:44, 18.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 18  Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) and Department of New & Renewable Energy (DNRE), Goa, have signed a memorandum of understanding on Tuesday to discuss rolling out of India’s first Convergence Project in the State. Under the

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NTPC is shaping well for the future with its diversification plans: Power Minister RK Singh

NTPC is shaping well for the future with its diversification plans: Power Minister RK Singh

🕔05:19, 9.Nov 2020

*NTPC celebrates its 46th Raising Day completing 45 years of excellence and leadership on November 7, 2020. *On the occasion, Power Minister Shri R K Singh congratulated NTPC for its commitment and dedication towards the growth of India’s power sector

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India PV Edge 2020

India PV Edge 2020

🕔05:27, 7.Oct 2020

Harbouring on the perfect timing to bring together various market players and catalyze cutting-edge PV manufacturing in India, NITI Aayog, Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE), and Invest India together organized a global symposium ‘India PV Edge 2020’ on

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NTPC signs MoU with Government; Targets Rs 98,000 crore revenue from operations for FY21

NTPC signs MoU with Government; Targets Rs 98,000 crore revenue from operations for FY21

🕔13:13, 30.Sep 2020

New Delhi, 30th September 2020: NTPC Ltd, India’s largest power producer, will aim for a revenue of Rs 98,000 crore from operations and 340 BU of electricity generation as part of its ‘Memorandum of Understanding’ (MOU) with Ministry of Power

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REC CSR projects worth R.6.99 Crore inaugurated in Barhara (Bhojpur District), Bihar

REC CSR projects worth R.6.99 Crore inaugurated in Barhara (Bhojpur District), Bihar

🕔05:24, 18.Sep 2020

R K Singh the Minister of State (IC) for Power & New and Renewable Energy inaugurated CSR projects undertaken by REC Ltd. (Formerly Rural Electrification Corporation) worth Rupees 6.99 Crore, in Barhara (Bhojpur Dirtict, Bihar, through video conferencing on 17th September

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Dedication of various projects of NHPC and PFC under CSR activities

Dedication of various projects of NHPC and PFC under CSR activities

🕔18:20, 16.Sep 2020

R.K. Singh, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) (Power and New & Renewable Energy) & Minister of State (Skill Development and Entrepreneurship) dedicated various projects implemented under CSR activities of NHPC and PFC in Shahpur and Bihiya block of Bhojpur

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Power Ministry in a historic pro-consumer move  drafts Electricity (Rights of Consumers) Rules, 2020

Power Ministry in a historic pro-consumer move drafts Electricity (Rights of Consumers) Rules, 2020

🕔12:02, 16.Sep 2020

Union Power Ministry has drafted Rules providing for Rights of Electricity Consumers for the First Time. Electricity Consumers are the most important stakeholders in the power sector. The sector exists because of them. Having provided access to electricity to all

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Indian power market goes green with GTAM’s launch

Indian power market goes green with GTAM’s launch

🕔19:07, 1.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 1  As a first step towards the “greening” of the Indian short term power market, Power Minister R.K. Singh on Tuesday launched the pan-India Green Term Ahead Market (GTAM) in electricity. “The introduction of GTAM platform would

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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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Rs 90,000 cr liquidity injection a breather for power gencos

Rs 90,000 cr liquidity injection a breather for power gencos

🕔15:27, 20.May 2020

New Delhi, May 20  The government’s move to provide Rs 90,000 crore loans to state power distribution companies (discom) comes at an opportune time and will help clear a significant part of their obligations to power generation companies (genco), according

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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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Union Power Ministry advises States/UTs to allow construction activities in the power projects outside Municipal limitsduring nation-wide lockdown

Union Power Ministry advises States/UTs to allow construction activities in the power projects outside Municipal limitsduring nation-wide lockdown

🕔19:59, 23.Apr 2020

Union Power Ministry has advised the State/UT administrations to allow construction activities in the power projects outside Municipal limits during nation-wide lockdown for COVID-19 outbreak as per the guidelines issued Union Ministry of Home Affairs on 15.04.2020. These activities may

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