Daily Archive: January 30, 2012

Power sector attracts huge investments

HYDERABAD: The state government on Sunday claimed that for the first time the the state power sector had attracted a lion’s share of investments of around Rs 2.93 lakh crore and stood number two...

PMO zeroes in on power gaps

The committee of secretaries (Cos), constituted recently under Prime Minister’s principal secretary, Pulok Chatterjee, has identified ways to resolve the five key problems cited by power sector firms. According to official sources, the PMO...

NTPC Raigarh project: green panel recommends clearance

A Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) panel has recommended clearance for the 18-MTPA Talaipalli coal-mine project of NTPC in the Raigarh district of Chhattisgarh. The project had come up for discussion for grant...

Analysts say L&T better placed than BHEL

The stock of Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) is likely to come under pressure on Monday, since it has disappointed on order inflow. Although operational performance for the December quarter (announced on Friday evening) was...

Govt to review stuck power projects

With lending to some of the many stalled power projects becoming a major concern for financial institutions, the Union government has decided to review 10 major ones, involving an investment of Rs 32,301 crore,...

RIL, Reliance Power May Jointly Develop Coal Seam Blocks

Reliance Industries Ltd. and Reliance Power Ltd. have held initial talks to jointly develop coal seam blocks in India’s Madhya Pradesh state, the Economic Times reported Monday, citing executives at the two companies. Reliance...