Daily Archive: March 29, 2015

Fresh coal auction drill

The government is in the process of identifying 15-20 coal blocks for bidding in the next round of auction. “The 15-20 coal blocks are being identified (for auction) and we are hopeful that mining...

Solar, wind power production spikes up

HMEDABAD: The state produced 1,444.38 million units of solar power in 2014 while it produced 5,662.30 million units of wind energy during the same period. In the last two years, the wind power production...

Renewable Energy Policy in State Soon

BHUBANESWAR:The State Government will soon launch a Renewable Energy Policy to promote renewable energy utilisation for ensuring energy access, security and sustainable growth for people, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik announced here on Thursday. Inaugurating...

APTCL commissions transmission line

AMRAVATI: The Amravati Power Transmission Company Ltd (APTCL), a wholly owned subsidiary of RattanIndia Power Ltd, has commissioned the transmission system for evacuation of power from Amravati power plant. The transmission system includes 104-km...

State grid to witness increased supply soon

LUCKNOW: The coming week could be crucial for UP’s ailing power sector. Not only will the UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav inaugurate the 500 Mw unit of Anpara D power plant on March 31,...