Coal India achieves 92% of coal production target in June

The state-controlled mining company, Coal India in its regulatory filing announced that the company achieved 92% of actual coal production target, standing at 39.66 million tonne for the month of June 2017. The company released its...

Solar Energy Soon to Surf the Wave of Profitability

Profits for Healthy Oceans Solar, wind, batteries, hydrogen are the four Musketeers of our clean energy future, which will protect our oceans from the effects of global warming. On June 15, the latest Bloomberg Energy Report...

Dealing with GST’s unfinished business

Now that the Goods and Services Tax has finally been launched, it’s time to grapple with what remains to be done As I write the country has moved to a GST regime. This represents...

Half of farm electricity arrears bogus: Expert

Nagpur: Energy minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule had formed a three-member committee in June 2015 to investigate complaints of inflated farm power bills being issued by MSEDCL. The committee is all set to submit its report...

Over the barrel: An energy warning and lesson

There is clarity and purpose in the management of our energy policy. Oil policy has been well defined and while it is difficult to attract private capital into exploration in today’s low oil price...

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...