Daily Archive: February 13, 2013

Carbon sponge could soak up coal emissions

Emissions from coal power stations could be drastically reduced by a new, energy-efficient material that adsorbs large amounts of carbon dioxide, then releases it when exposed to sunlight. In a study published in Angewandte...

Haryana recovers power theft penalty

A total of 25,630 cases of power theft have been reported in Haryana during the current fiscal so far, with the authorities recovering Rs 33 crore as penalty from the offenders. “Officials checked 1,47,317...

JSPL keen on power purchase pacts as Q3 net dips

The Naveen Jindal-promoted Jindal Steel and Power Ltd (JSPL) is looking to sign long-term power purchase agreements with State Electricity Distribution Utilities (Discoms). This is after lower power sales dragged the company’s consolidated net...