BHEL bags order worth Rs 6.3 bn

Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) has signed a contract with Abhijeet Projects (APL), an Independent Power Producer (IPP) for setting up a 300 MW thermal power plant in Visakhapatnam. “This is the first order bagged...

Retired shoulders for headless UPPCL

A headless organization running on retired shoulders. This sums up the state of affairs at UP power corporation limited (UPPCL), responsible for power supply in the state. This despite the fact that the utility...

Trade hails TN Govt decision on Kudankulam project

Trade and industry bodies here have hailed the Tamil Nadu Government’s decision on commissioning Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant. The Tamil Nadu Chamber of Commerce and Industry has said that the decision to go ahead...

Nitish asks for central assistance in energy sector

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today requested Union Power Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde to ensure central assistance to make the state self-suffient in energy and accord priority to coal linkages for expanding Barauni thermal...