Daily Archive: September 23, 2014

Agra residents hail privatization of electricity

AGRA: Even as the power officials all over the state protested against the alleged move to privatize electricity distribution by the state government, Agra is being seen as a fine example in dealing with...

Goa govt says it supports hydro power project in state

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today supported the idea of setting up of hydro electricity projects across the Western Ghat to meet power requirements of local people who now depend on thermal power. “The most important aspect is...

Waste-to-power units pose grave threat to Delhiites

Chronic respiratory problems are looming on a large number of residential colonies in East and North-west Delhi, with ‘ill-equipped’ waste-to-energy plants ready for operation in Ghazipur and Bawana. Even though this type of power...

PM wants 2 lakh MW more from sun, wind with US help

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will seek US technology and investments for setting up 100,000 MW each of solar and wind energy generation capacity in India over the next 10 years, according to official documents...