Dec 18, 2021 11:12 AM IST
Compared to neighbouring states, Bihar ‘s progress on tapping renewable energy sources has been poor and the state may miss its own 2022 state target for installation of renewable energy capacity.
- Oct 21, 2021 06:41 PM IST
The number of plants with one day of coal stocks came down to 21 with 25,810 MW capacity as on October 20 as against 27 projects with 36,140 MW capacity as on October 13.
- Oct 21, 2021 03:33 PM IST
Number of non-pit head projects with less than four days of coal rises to 61 on October 19 from 58 on October 18, shows Central Electricity Authority data.
- Oct 19, 2021 08:28 PM IST
The data also showed that the number of power plants with zero days of coal has come down to 13 as of Monday with cumulative installed generation capacity of 11,710 MW, compared to 15 with 15,290 MW capacity a week back.
- Oct 17, 2021 06:07 PM IST
All India thermal power generation was down 3.64 per cent while total generation was lower by 2.92 per cent in the same period.
- Oct 11, 2021 09:29 PM IST
The number of plants with six days of coal stock was eight with 11,450 MW capacity on Sunday compared to nine plants with 9,360 MW capacity a week ago.
- Oct 09, 2021 09:11 PM IST
As on October 3, Central Electricity Authority (CEA) report on coal stocks for power plants showed that 25 power plants had coal stocks for less than seven days for Delhi.
- Oct 07, 2021 09:06 PM IST
The ministry said this is the first time that comprehensive guidelines have been formulated on cybersecurity in the power sector.
- Sep 06, 2021 09:57 PM IST
Power demand has risen as economic activity picks up due to the easing of coronavirus-related restrictions.
- Sep 04, 2021 07:42 PM IST
Data from the Central Electricity Authority showed more than a half of India's 135 coal-fired power plants had less than a week's supply of coal left, of which 50 had fewer than three days left.
- Aug 20, 2021 05:00 PM IST
The ministry said that the resilience of the electricity grid is very important particularly in restoration of supply in the event of any major power outage.
- Mar 13, 2020 05:33 PM IST
It is "sufficient" for running the power plants for 23 days, a day more than the 22-day fuel stock mandate of Central Electricity Authority (CEA), the official said.
- Nov 20, 2019 12:51 PM IST
Half of India's coal-fired thermal power plants are likely to miss their emission targets. Renewable energy plants are a low-pollution alternative but have their own share of problems.
- Aug 05, 2018 11:45 AM IST
In April-June quarter this fiscal, peak power deficit was 0.7 per cent while overall electricity deficit stood at 0.6 per cent.
- Jun 30, 2018 04:30 PM IST
The government's power projection indicates that India will have to bid out 140 GW of wind energy to meet demand by 2030, he said, adding the country would complete bidding of 60 GW of wind energy by 2020.
- Jan 30, 2017 08:32 AM IST
According to the Central Electricity Authority monthly report, total power generation in the country was 95.123 billion units (BUs) in December 2016, which was 6.13 percent higher than 89.625 BUs electricity generation in the corresponding month previous year.
- Jan 04, 2017 03:48 PM IST
The CEA draft report is based on the fact that some 70,000 MW of thermal power projects are already under various stages of construction or are in the process of adding to generation, Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal told PTI.
- Jun 09, 2016 10:00 PM IST
Terming the coal power sector a "water guzzler", Greenpeace India on June 9 claimed that water scarcity in various parts of the country caused it an estimated revenue loss of over Rs 2,000 crore in the first five months this year
- May 18, 2016 08:34 PM IST
State-run Power Grid Corp on May 18 operationalised its ultra-high voltage 1200 kV National Test Station (NTS) at Bina in Madhya Pradesh, which will help
increase power carrying capacity
- May 02, 2016 03:10 PM IST
Power sector may import 48 million
tonnes of coal in the ongoing fiscal for plants which need
coal from overseas market.
- Apr 13, 2016 07:38 AM IST
The CAG in its report for year ending March 2015 also pointed out that the company concealed facts about actual capacity of the project which was increased to 1200 MW, 200 MW above the capacity of 1000 MW approved by the Central Electricity Authority (CEA).
- Feb 01, 2016 05:34 PM IST
The decision is aimed at encouraging manufacturing of power equipment and giving a push to domestic capital goods sector, with an aim to boost the overall economy.
- Dec 22, 2015 04:06 PM IST
Last month, the government had announced its plan to bring in a new regime for sampling and testing of the dry fuel from January 1 to ensure supplying quality coal to consumers.
- Sep 28, 2015 09:07 AM IST
Including the two projects â€” Ennore power project and Manuguru sub-critical power project in Telangana, 32 percent of BHEL's order book is represented by stranded/slow moving projects, the report states
- Sep 08, 2015 02:14 PM IST
The assurance came when Chief Minister Nabam Tuki met Jaitely in New Delhi last evening, an official statement said here on Tuesday.