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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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Power minister reviews restoration of Power infrastructure post AMPHAN via Video conferencing

Power minister reviews restoration of Power infrastructure post AMPHAN via Video conferencing

🕔07:10, 26.May 2020

R. K. Singh, the Union Minister of Power, reviewed the progress of restoration of power systems post AMPHAN cyclone in WB and Odisha with Additional Chief Secretary Power, WB; Principal Secretary, Power, Odisha; CMDs of various DISCOMS; Secretary Power, GoI;

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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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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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Launch of “IPDS Calendar 2020” by MoS for Power, New & Renewable Energy R K Singh

Launch of “IPDS Calendar 2020” by MoS for Power, New & Renewable Energy R K Singh

🕔18:37, 10.Jan 2020

New Delhi; 10 January 2020: Minister of State for Power Sh. R K Singh and other senior officers of Ministry of Power, PFC & REC unveiled the IPDS Calendar 2020 during the Review, Planning & Monitoring (RPM) meeting on 09th

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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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REC – 5 Decades and still going strong

REC – 5 Decades and still going strong

🕔18:40, 26.Jul 2019

REC Ltd., a Navratna NBFC, founded in 1969, celebrated its 50th Foundation Day on 25th July 2019 at an event held in New Delhi. The company has funded projects across the power sector value chain to the tune of nearly

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Narendra Modi takes oath as Prime Minister of India for 2nd time

Narendra Modi takes oath as Prime Minister of India for 2nd time

🕔19:12, 30.May 2019

Complete list of Narendra Modi cabinet with names and detailed portfolios Narendra Modi : Prime Minister Council of Ministers : Cabinet Ministers Rajnath Singh Amit Shah Nitin Gadkari Sadananda Gowda Nirmala Sitharaman Ram Vilas Paswan Narendra Singh Tomar Ravi Shankar

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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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R.K. Singh, Minister for Power Released a Book on Smart Grid

R.K. Singh, Minister for Power Released a Book on Smart Grid

🕔20:41, 8.Jan 2019

Union MoS (IC) for Power, New and Renewable Energy, Shri R. K. Singh, released a book titled “Smart Grid: Fundamentals & Applications” co-authored by Shri I. S. Jha, CMD, POWERGRID, Dr. Subir Sen, COO (CTU Plg. &Smart Grid), Shri Rajesh

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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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GAIL Gas signs MoU with EESL

GAIL Gas signs MoU with EESL

🕔13:29, 13.Nov 2018

New Delhi, 13 November, 2018: GAIL Gas Limited, a subsidiary of GAIL (India) Limited, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) for fast-tracking the implementation of co-generation and tri-generation projects and use of natural gas

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