Prasad is new NCL Director (Technical)

P M Prasad assumed charge as Director (Technical), Northern Coalfields Limited (NCL). He has a long experience of 33 years in open cast and underground coal mining and shouldered the responsibility as Regional Working...

Beed picked for solar charkhas

The national launch of the solar charkha scheme will begin in Maharashtra. The project, which aims at creating five crore jobs will start in Beed district in April, Giriraj Singh, Union minister of state for micro, small...

Uttar Pradesh open up for Open Access in state

UP State DisComs which were till now  reluctant to allow for Open Access in the state,  has changed their stance in last few days. As per the information available on State Load Dispatch center website and on...

Engineers oppose Electricity (Amendment) Bill, plan rally

The All-India Power Engineers’ Federation (AIPEF), along with power sector employees, has planned a massive rally at Delhi on April 3 against the Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2014. Shaliendra Dubey, AIPEF Chairman, said all state...

Budget 2018 Big Promises on Energy Sector

3 running schemes with new financial covers or target 1 New strategy ‘FEED IN TARIFF FOR FARMERS’  a.*Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana*(May 2016):- aims to provide free cooking gas connections to 5 crore rural households.New...

Race on for Coal India CMD

Top babus from across India are in the race to become the next CMD of Coal India Ltd. The post fell vacant after AP cadre IAS officer Suthirth Bhattacharyacompleted his tenure three months ago. The Union coal ministry...

Australia coal mine blow for India’s Adani

Embattled Indian miner Adani’s plans for a huge coal project in Australia has been dealt another blow after the government confirmed on Sunday it would not fund a rail link to the facility. The...