Category: News Updates

Why we need nuclear power

Prime Minister Narendra Modi signed an agreement early June with President Vladimir Putin for two more units of nuclear plants at Kudankulam. Earlier, the government announced an agreement with international companies to set up...

Central America hit by massive power outages

San Jose, Jul 2 (AFP) A huge power outage plunged millions of people across Central America into darkness, as authorities from Panama to Costa Rica to El Salvador scrambled to restore electrical service. The...

Delhi: Villagers attack discom team, four hurt

A team of inspectors from BSES Rajdhani Power Limited were roughed up by villagers in outer Delhi’s Mundka on Thursday where they had gone to check instances of power theft. Three BSES officials and one Delhi Police sub-inspector were...

GUVNL vets proposals to take over imported-coal power plants

New Delhi : State-run Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd (GUVNL) is evaluating proposals to take over majority stake in the imported coal-based power plants of Tata Power, Adani Power and Essar Power. The three companies running imported coal-based...

Coal India to generate 1 GW clean energy this fiscal

Riding high on massive response from investors in green power projects, Union Power and Renewable Energy Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday said the government is confident that solar power generation capacity would reach 22...