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TN power utility seeks approval to purchase solar power from farmers

TN power utility seeks approval to purchase solar power from farmers

🕔12:16, 31.Jan 2023

Chennai, Jan 31 (IANS) Tamil Nadu generation and distribution company (Tangedco) has sought approval from the Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission to purchase 420 MW of solar energy from farmers. The solar power will be purchased under the Prime Minister’s Kisan

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Bangladesh plans to adjust power, energy prices on monthly basis

Bangladesh plans to adjust power, energy prices on monthly basis

🕔13:37, 11.Jan 2023

Dhaka, Jan 11 (IANS) The Bangladeshi government will introduce a new system for adjusting power and energy prices on a monthly basis. State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid said they are working on a plan to adjust

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Coal Ministry to enhance first mile connectivity projects

Coal Ministry to enhance first mile connectivity projects

🕔07:44, 3.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) The Coal Ministry will take up an additional 19 first mile connectivity (FMC) projects for Coal India Ltd (CIL) and SCCL with a capacity of 330 million tonnes, officials said on Monday. These projects will be

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Delhi can achieve 100% renewables by 2050

Delhi can achieve 100% renewables by 2050

🕔19:15, 2.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) A recently published article in the journal Renewable Energy makes a case for Delhi to transition away from fossil fuels by as early as 2050. In a first-of-its-kind research, the study speaks to the technical feasibility

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Electricity amendment bill unlikely to be tabled in Winter Session

Electricity amendment bill unlikely to be tabled in Winter Session

🕔06:36, 28.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) The controversial Electricity Amendment Bill, 2022 is unlikely to be tabled in the forthcoming Winter Session of the Parliament, which is scheduled to begin from December 7. The reason being is that more than three months

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Power connections provided to 21 ST families in TN free of cost

Power connections provided to 21 ST families in TN free of cost

🕔06:20, 21.Nov 2022

Chennai, Nov 21 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Forest Minister, K. Ramachandran, who is also the Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) from Conoor constituency, inaugurated free power connections for 21 Scheduled Tribe Irula families in the Nilgiris district. The Minister said that

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Thermal plants have adequate coal stocks, says Govt

Thermal plants have adequate coal stocks, says Govt

🕔09:26, 9.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) The coal stock with domestic dry fuel-based power plants, as on October 31, was 25.6 million tonnes, the government said, adding that the availability situation is being constantly monitored. It has clarified that the coal supply

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Delhi govt extends electricity subsidy application deadline to Nov 15

Delhi govt extends electricity subsidy application deadline to Nov 15

🕔07:47, 4.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) The Delhi government has extended the electricity subsidy application window — that had closed on October 31, till November 15, officials said. Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Thursday approved the extension proposal application window till

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India’s power demand set to double by 2030: R.K. Singh

India’s power demand set to double by 2030: R.K. Singh

🕔16:16, 15.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) India’s power demand is set to double by 2030, which will require capacity addition and this will entail huge capital investment, Minister for Power R.K. Singh said on Friday. He also noted that to achieve energy

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TN power utility gears up for northeast monsoon

TN power utility gears up for northeast monsoon

🕔16:32, 12.Oct 2022

Chennai, Oct 12 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Company (Tangedco) has geared up for the northeast monsoon to hit the state in the last week of October. While the Public Works Department is yet to complete the stormwater drain

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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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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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