Daily Archive: May 15, 2013

College sets up solar panel to beat power cuts

Plagued by frequent power outages that hinder their studying, the students of the regional government Industrial Training Institute in the Araku valley, a popular tourist destination in Visakhapatnam district, have found a way out....

TN to strike power purchase deals

Tamil Nadu is entering into long-term power purchase agreements and expediting generation capacity to bridge the 4,000-MW power shortage, said Electricity Minister Natham R. Viswanathan in the Assembly on Tuesday. Moving the demand for...

Govt to auction 7 coal mines to private firms

The Government is planning to auction seven coal blocks in a month’s time, after discussions with the Government auditor, Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG), regarding the auctioning process. The blocks would be...