Daily Archive: April 16, 2012

Dual power subsidy in West Bengal

Consumers here and in Howrah under the CESC distribution area are deprived of power subsidy, which the remaining consumers under the West Bengal owned utility are enjoying since 2010-11 fiscal. The subsidy of an...

Bhutan likely to cut power export to India

Bhutan is likely to cut power export to India in coming years even as it plans to import electricity during winter. Bhutan is expected to slash power export to India as the neighbouring country’s...

Bosch eyes 10 MW solar projects in India

Global supplier of technology and services Bosch, which recently forayed into the solar energy space in India, is eyeing 10 mega watt worth projects over the next few years. “We are in talks for...

Govt working on PPP model for CIL mines

Facing criticism for its inability to meet the growing demand of coal, the government is working on a proposal under which CIL would engage private sector companies to undertake mining on behalf of the...

NTPC’s sixth unit bunker collapses in Bihar

 The bunker of the sixth unit of the NTPC thermal power plant at Kahalgaon in Bhagalpur district today collapsed halting power generation from the unit The bunker used for storage of coal for combustion...