Daily Archive: April 21, 2012

Gurgaon to get solar thermal power plant

Haryana’s first solar thermal power plant – which will work on the steam-and-turbine principle as opposed to utilizing costly solar photo-voltaic cells – is all set to come up in Gurgaon. The 1MW power...

Electric Grid Woes Hurting India’s Economic Growth

India’s torrid pace of economic growth has helped catapult the nation into being a dominant geopolitical force. However, its failure to provide enough electricity is hurting economic growth, and public officials are increasingly concerned...

Uranium Corpn commissions Tummalapalle project

Uranium Corporation of India Ltd (UCIL) today commissioned the Tummalapalle uranium ore mine and processing plant in Kadapa district of Andhra Pradesh. The plant was commissioned by Dr Srikumar Banerjee, Secretary, DAE. Tummalapalle is...

Nuclear power key to India’s development: Official

Batting for upcoming nuclear power plants in the country, Principal Scientific Advisor to the union cabinet R. Chidambaram Friday said that nuclear energy will play a key role in India becoming a developed nation....

10 firms to set up solar projects in 6 months

A total of 10 companies plan to set up solar projects in the State under the Karnataka Solar Mission over the next six months. Of these, eight companies plan to set up solar photovoltaic...

L&T sees robust growth in solar power sector

Larsen & Toubro is looking is looking at grabbing sizeable orders for solar power projects driven by opportunity is sees in the sector. The $ 11.7 billion-engineering conglomerate’s fledgling solar power projects business has...