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Coal India asked to enhance supply to thermal power plants

Coal India asked to enhance supply to thermal power plants

🕔18:50, 4.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) With the festival season round the corner, Coal India Ltd has been directed by the government to scale up dispatch to thermal power plants. In a review meeting presided over by Coal Minister Pralhad Joshi, coal

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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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NTPC to supply RE Power to Military Engineering Services (MES)

NTPC to supply RE Power to Military Engineering Services (MES)

🕔16:17, 9.Sep 2022

New Delhi, 9th September, 2022: NTPC Ltd, India’s largest integrated energy company has entered into an agreement to supply Renewable Energy Power to the armed forces (Military Engineering Services). This is the first first-ever agreement by the Indian armed forces for

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Reliance Power and its subsidiary to raise long-term resources up to Rs 1200 cr from Varde Partners

Reliance Power and its subsidiary to raise long-term resources up to Rs 1200 cr from Varde Partners

🕔17:40, 5.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Reliance Power Limited (RPL) and its subsidiary entered into an indicative Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Varde Partners for availing debt of up to Rs 1,200 crore (US$ 150 million) for settlement and discharge and/or acquisition

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Diversify agriculture towards energy and power sectors: Nitin Gadkari

Diversify agriculture towards energy and power sectors: Nitin Gadkari

🕔16:43, 27.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) With a view to reduce dependence on the huge import of petroleum products, the Centre has decided to launch flex engines in India. Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari, said on Saturday that

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Parliamentary panel on energy may meet this month to discuss Electricity Amendment Bill

Parliamentary panel on energy may meet this month to discuss Electricity Amendment Bill

🕔11:03, 19.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Energy is likely to convene its first meeting to discuss the Electricity Amendment Bill 2022 this month. The proposed legislation was referred to the panel soon after it was introduced in

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TN power tariff hike: Public hearing on August 16, 18, 22

TN power tariff hike: Public hearing on August 16, 18, 22

🕔17:33, 7.Aug 2022

Chennai, Aug 7 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) will conduct a public hearing in Chennai on August 22, regarding the hike in power tariff proposed by the power utility, Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Company (TANGEDCO). The TNERC, in

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DVC will observe the grand finale of Ujjwal Bharat Ujjwal Bhavishya on 30.07.2022

DVC will observe the grand finale of Ujjwal Bharat Ujjwal Bhavishya on 30.07.2022

🕔05:31, 30.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 30: The Ministry of Power, GoI is celebrating Ujjwal Bharat Ujjwal Bhabishya, Power@2047 all across the nation as a part of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav celebrations with the objective of building a robust power sector to ensure

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Country has adequate power, Govt tells Lok Sabha

Country has adequate power, Govt tells Lok Sabha

🕔17:17, 28.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The government on Thursday told the Lok Sabha that there is no power shortage in the country. In a written reply, Power Minister R.K. Singh said: “At present, there is adequate installed capacity for power generation

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DVC is celebrating Ujjwal Bharat Ujjwal Bhabishya, Power@2047 programme of the MoP, GoI.

DVC is celebrating Ujjwal Bharat Ujjwal Bhabishya, Power@2047 programme of the MoP, GoI.

🕔05:16, 26.Jul 2022

Kolkata, July 26: As part of ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ – to celebrate 75 years of India’s Independence, The Ministry of Power, GoI organized a ‘Bijli Mahotsav’ at venue Srima Sarada Hall, Ramkrishna Mission, Narendrapur in South 24 Parganas district

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Nepal begins selling 177 mw energy to India via power exchange market

Nepal begins selling 177 mw energy to India via power exchange market

🕔17:38, 5.Jun 2022

In a major boost for energy cooperation between Kathmandu and New Delhi, Nepal has started selling a total 177.7 megawatts of energy to India from via its power exchange market. Kathmandu, June 5 (IANS) In a major boost for energy cooperation

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Tangedco announces power cuts in Chennai on Monday

Tangedco announces power cuts in Chennai on Monday

🕔17:34, 5.Jun 2022

Chennai, June 5 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Company (Tangedco) has announced power cuts from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Chennai on Monday, June 6. The Tangedco in a statement said that there would be power cuts in Tambaram-Pallikaranai

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Power sector coal import comes down by 40%

Power sector coal import comes down by 40%

🕔06:44, 3.Jun 2022

The coal ministry on Thursday said that coal imports, which had reached a peak of 248 million tonne (MT) in 2019-20, declined continuously during the next two years to 215 MT in 2020-21 and further to 209 MT in 2021-22.

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Puducherry electricity employees on hunger strike from June 8 against privatisation

Puducherry electricity employees on hunger strike from June 8 against privatisation

🕔13:29, 2.Jun 2022

Engineers and employees of Puducherry electricity department will intensify their fight against privatisation of the power department with a hunger strike from June 8 onwards. Puducherry, June 2 (IANS) Engineers and employees of Puducherry electricity department will intensify their fight against

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India must significantly step up clean energy subsidies to meet 2030 targets

India must significantly step up clean energy subsidies to meet 2030 targets

🕔06:27, 1.Jun 2022

After peaking in FY-2017, the renewable energy subsidies have fallen in India by 59 per cent as deployment slowed for various reasons and more support — including subsidies — will be needed to scale up renewable to achieve the 2030

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India aims to cut power output from 81 coal plants, replace green energy

India aims to cut power output from 81 coal plants, replace green energy

🕔17:35, 31.May 2022

India plans to reduce power generation from 81 thermal coal-fired plants over the next four years, as part of its efforts to switch to clean energy sources and cut carbon emissions, according to a letter seen by S&P Global Commodity

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Over 75% of Bitcoin miners’ earnings going into soaring electricity costs

Over 75% of Bitcoin miners’ earnings going into soaring electricity costs

🕔15:35, 31.May 2022

Bitcoin miners are spending more than 75 per cent of their earnings in soaring electricity costs, resulting in a significant carbon footprint which is damaging to our environment, a new report revealed on Tuesday. New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Bitcoin miners

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India supplying 1,160 MW power to B’desh, 1,500 MW more in pipeline: Jaishankar

India supplying 1,160 MW power to B’desh, 1,500 MW more in pipeline: Jaishankar

🕔20:53, 29.May 2022

Guwahati, May 29 (IANS) External Minister Dr S. Jaishankar on Saturday said that India has been supplying 1,160 MW of electricity to Bangladesh and 1,500 MW more is already in the pipeline. Addressing the “NADI (River) Conclave 2022” here, he also

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