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India, Russia sign 3 contracts on Kudankulam

NEW DELHI: India and Russia have signed three contracts for constructing Units 5 and 6 for the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (NPP). These contracts were signed between ASE Group of Companies (a part of...

Towards a less polluting power sector

The Indian power sector being one of the prime sources of emissions is presently going through a major transformation to ensure their reduction. The reform measures introduced by the Government in the form of...

Power Thefts Worth Rs. 134 Crore Detected In Haryana

CHANDIGARH: Power utility companies in Haryana have detected electricity thefts worth nearly Rs. 134 crore in the state in the past three months, a spokesman said on Wednesday. “Cracking down on illegal consumption of...

Foreign companies actively investing in Indian Nuclear sector

New Delhi [India] : Several foreign companies from various countries have shown interest in participating in the country’s nuclear power projects in various capacities as technology partners, suppliers, contractors, service providers, and others including...

In Chandigarh, solar power seeds not for farm soil

CHANDIGARH: In a setback to Chandigarh Renewable Energy Science and Technology(CREST), the UT architecture department has turned down its proposal of allowing change of land use (CLU) for installing solar power plants on agricultural space. On June 2, TOI had highlighted...

NTPC bets on solar to power renewable energy biz

India’s largest thermal power producer NTPC, which in years to come will focus more on renewable energy, wants to increase its presence in solar power generation space. Besides, it is also exploring the possibility...