Category: News Updates

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...

Solar power plant in Ghaziabad dedicated to nation

Union minister of environment, forest and climate change Dr Harsh Vardhan on Wednesday dedicated to the nation a 1-megawatt (MW) solar power plant at Central Electronics Limited in Ghaziabad. He also inaugurated a solar...

Airport goes green, to run on solar power by March

PUNE: The entire Pune airport will run on solar power by March next year, say officials, as the facility would be able to generate 200 kilowatt (KW) of solar energy a day. “Planning is on. By March next...

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...