Daily Archive: January 19, 2016

Wipro skids as crude oil prices sink

Software services major Wipro took a massive hit in the energy sector as crude oil prices sank and its clients cut IT budgets in the (October-December third quarter of 2015-16 fiscal, a top official...

Haryana targets 4200 mw solar power by 2022

The Haryana government is targeting 4,200 megawatt of solar power by 2022, including 1,600 mw from roof top solar power plants. Surplus power generated through installation of rooftop solar panels by any type of...

Discoms used Rs 5,000 crore of Delhi govt funds: CAG

The three private power distribution companies (discoms) in the capital enjoyed funding of more than Rs 5,000 crore from the Delhi government since their inception on July 1, 2002, the Comptroller and Auditor General...

Mamata Banerjee unveils Deocha-Pachami coal block

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today unveiled Bengal Birbhum Coalfields Ltd (BBCL), a special purpose vehicle created to develop India’s largest coal mining project in Deocha-Pachami in Birbhum district. Banerjee claimed the block...

ONGC, Oil India seek relief from subsidy burden

Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) and Oil India have demanded that the cooking gas and kerosene subsidy borne by the upstream companies so far should now be shifted onto state fuel retailers amid...