Daily Archive: May 20, 2015

Gridco chief readies Action Plan for discoms

Following the revocation of power distribution licences of three utilities controlled by Reliance Infrastructure, the chairman cum managing director (CMD) of Gridco Ltd has prepared a short-term action plan for streamlining operations and improving...

Govt drafts rules for cleaner coal power

Moving to tighten norms for emissions of major pollutants by coal-based power plants in the country, the environment ministry has proposed a fresh standard for old and new units seeking them to substantially cut...

Lighting up the power sector

The UPA had a junior minister for power, a retired non-performer for renewable energy and a coal minister who resigned under a cloud. The NDA put its bright ministers in charge of three related...

Electricity bill is anti people – AIPEF

Electricity bill is anti people – AIPEF Wednesday May 20 2015 Patiala The electricity (amendment) bill is anti people and does not look at root cause of power sector ailments but only treat the...