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Coal phaseout in India could make electricity cost 40% less by 2050

Coal phaseout in India could make electricity cost 40% less by 2050

🕔16:19, 23.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) A new research article published in a peer-reviewed journal shows that India could cut its electricity costs by about 40 per cent with a rapid transition of its power sector from coal to renewables by 2050.

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Nations must invest, regulate to bring down energy costs: Report

Nations must invest, regulate to bring down energy costs: Report

🕔11:26, 23.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Governments must deliberately use public investment and regulation to rapidly scale-up clean energy technologies to bring down costs, achieve global climate goals and boost economies worldwide, according to a new report launched by leading international economists

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India’s energy transition: Spike in solar, decline in coal

India’s energy transition: Spike in solar, decline in coal

🕔15:20, 15.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) With India being the fastest-growing region for electricity consumption, it largely remains reliant on coal-based generation. Energy economists and experts believe the new draft national electricity policy (NEP) has significant increase in installed solar power

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REC elevates the power sector yet again; sanctions ₹22,000 crore under new LPS Rules

REC elevates the power sector yet again; sanctions ₹22,000 crore under new LPS Rules

🕔13:59, 4.Aug 2022

Gurugram, 4th August, 2022: As a step towards addressing the issue of mounting dues of the State power utilities which has now crossed ₹1,50,000 crore, the Ministry of Power, Govt. of India has issued Electricity, (Late Payment Surcharge and Related Matters) Rules,

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Ujjwal Bharat, Ujjwal Bhavishya – Bijli Mahotsav

Ujjwal Bharat, Ujjwal Bhavishya – Bijli Mahotsav

🕔17:05, 31.Jul 2022

Faridabad, July 31: As part of ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ – to celebrate 75 years of India’s Independence, the Ministry of Power and New & Renewable Energy are organizing ‘Bijli Mahotsav’ across all districts of India under the umbrella of

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CMD, NHPC addresses The Economic Times Energy Leadership

CMD, NHPC addresses The Economic Times Energy Leadership

🕔17:47, 16.Jun 2022

Faridabad, June 16: A.K. Singh, CMD, NHPC was invited to deliver a Special  Speech in the ET Energy Leadership Summit 2022 held at New Delhi on 16th June 2022. The event was inaugurated by R.K. Singh, Union Minister of Power,

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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 working to liquidate Rs 1 lakh crore dues of Discoms

Power Ministry working to liquidate Rs 1 lakh crore dues of Discoms

🕔07:00, 26.May 2022

The Ministry of Power on Wednesday said in a statement that it is working on a scheme to liquidate the past dues of Discoms as it owes Rs 1,00,018 crore as on May 18, 2022 to the generating companies. New

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Power Minister tells states to build up coal stocks for monsoon

Power Minister tells states to build up coal stocks for monsoon

🕔06:07, 19.May 2022

Union Power Minister R.K. Singh has written to various states asking them to direct state gencos to take immediate steps to import coal for blending in order to meet their requirement during the monsoon season. New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Union

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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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Scheduled power cuts in Raj from Thursday

Scheduled power cuts in Raj from Thursday

🕔10:52, 28.Apr 2022

In the wake of an increasing power crisis in Rajasthan, the state government has decided to make scheduled power cuts from Thursday. Jaipur, April 28 (IANS) In the wake of an increasing power crisis in Rajasthan, the state government has decided

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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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PFC to provide Motorized Tricycles for orthopedically impaired as part of its CSR Initiative

PFC to provide Motorized Tricycles for orthopedically impaired as part of its CSR Initiative

🕔11:43, 8.Mar 2022

New Delhi, 08thMarch 2022, PFC, A Maharatna Company and India’s leading NBFC in power sector, has signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of India (ALIMCO) for distribution of Motorized Tricycles to Orthopedically Impaired Persons with

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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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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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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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