Daily Archive: September 30, 2013

TN Govt pares non-peak hour power cut by 50%

The Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, J. Jayalalithaa, has ordered a 50 per cent reduction in non-peak hour power cut with effect from tomorrow for high tension industrial and commercial consumers. However, the restriction during...

World Record Solar Cell with 44.7% Efficiency

Officials for the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE, Soitec, CEA-Leti, and the Helmholtz Center Berlin jointly announced having achieved a new world record for the conversion of sunlight into electricity using a new solar cell structure with...

Fast-track rail projects to move 300 MT coal

Three critical rail links being fast-tracked at the highest level will ensure transportation of 300 million tonnes (MT) of additional fuel to consumers amid shortages being faced in the country, Coal Ministry has said....