Daily Archive: November 4, 2013

Nuclear power needed to slow global warming: Experts

Some of the world’s top climate scientists say wind and solar energy won’t be enough to head off extreme global warming, and they’re asking environmentalists to support the development of safer nuclear power as...

APERC holds hearing on cross subsidy surcharge

Power distribution companies in the state have asked the AP Electricity Regulatory Commission (APERC) to review its order of August 13, which made open-access consumers default on payment of cross subsidy, along with additional...

Own power discom planned for Noida

As part of a re-structuring plan, UP Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) has begun work on forming an exclusive electricity distribution company for Noida. The new utility would take over electricity distribution functions from Paschimanchal...

Talcher coalfield doubles evacuation capacity

Talcher Coalfield has enhanced its capacity to load and evacuate 84 million tonnes (MT) of coal annually from the current year by making two more railway sidings operational here on Thursday. The facility will...