Mar 31, 2017 07:04 PM IST
The growth rate of eight infrastructure sectors of coal, crude oil, natural gas, refinery products, fertilisers, steel, cement and electricity was 9.4 per cent in February 2016.
- Mar 24, 2017 08:40 PM IST
- Mar 23, 2017 04:09 PM IST
India's power woes are seemingly un-ending with erratic supply in the cities and gloomy scenario in rural areas. However, things are gradually improving now. The Ministry of Power is fighting this darkness with a renewed vigour and has implemented strategies to provide electricity to remotest parts of India by 2022.
- Oct 06, 2016 02:33 PM IST
The Goods and Services Tax will help India progress and increase productivity, says John Rice Vice Chairman, GE Global. He is optimistic about General Electric's business in India. He forecasts a growth of high single to double digits in the India business.
- Sep 30, 2016 05:27 PM IST
Growth in the eight core sectors of the economy during August came in at 3.2 percent, unchanged from July. Steel sector posted stellar growth of 17 percent, while cement lagged with a 9 percent contraction.
- Aug 23, 2016 04:36 PM IST
The Akhilesh Yadav government has promised 22 to 24 hours of electricity supplies to all urban areas and 16-18 hours to rural areas by October this year.
- Aug 19, 2016 07:23 PM IST
On Sustainable Energy today we are looking at the relationship between energy and education and finds out how education sector is equipping the management and workforce for the challenges of the world's sustainable energy for today and the future.
- Aug 12, 2016 08:53 AM IST
Data on wholesale prices suggests inflation in vegetables and fruits had risen in July, along with sugar uptrend. On IIP, there are estimates of broad-based growth and particularly strength in manufacturing taking the index to 7-8-month highs.
- Jun 30, 2016 05:21 PM IST
The eight 'core' sectors of the Indian economy grew 2.8 percent year-on-year in May, government data released today showed, having slowed from 8.5 percent in April.
- Mar 28, 2016 05:39 PM IST
The major announcements made by Delhi Finance Minister Manish Sisodia includes allotment of Rs 10,690 crore for the education sector. With this, approximately one fourth of the Budget outlay has been reserved for the education sector.
- Jan 11, 2016 10:16 AM IST
CNBC-TV18‘s Anshu Sharma reports that CERC has provided a mechanism to enable future pass-through on monthly basis, which provides annual compensation of over Rs 300 crore for 25 years PPA term.
- Dec 08, 2015 10:45 AM IST
Kushal Desai, MD of Apar Industries says that demand is picking-up in the power sector slowly.
- Nov 30, 2015 08:37 AM IST
In terms of sectors, agriculture is expected to see a slowdown on a QoQ basis possibly because of the lesser or deficit monsoon. It is hence expected to come in at around 1.1% and the range is anywhere between 0.5% and 2% this time.
- Nov 06, 2015 11:42 AM IST
The government's bailout plan includes the clause that banks will not be allowed to lend any more money to finance the discoms' losses. This, Power Secretary Pradeep Kumar Pujari, says is a big positive.
- Nov 06, 2015 09:11 AM IST
Under the power bailout plan, or Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojna (UDAY) as the government has named the package, the state governments will have to take over 75 percent of the discoms' debt.
- Nov 04, 2015 03:50 PM IST
While roads and electricity availability have improved, the lack of industrial growth remains a sore spot. Investment flow into Bihar has been a meager Rs 10,000 crore over the last decade.
- Nov 02, 2015 05:19 PM IST
Growth in output of the country's eight "core" sectors grew 3.2 percent year-on-year in September, compared to 2.6 percent in August, as high growth in electricity and fertilizers was offset by slow growth in every other sector.
- Oct 12, 2015 05:39 PM IST
A CNBC-TV18 poll had shown the index of industrial production (IIP) for the month of August rising to 5 percent and September Consumer Price Index (CPI) to come in at 4.49 percent
- Sep 11, 2015 11:46 AM IST
Aditi Nayar, senior economist at ICRA, says, high frequency indicators such as auto sales numbers have been mixed. She says coal and electricity, which contribute 15% to IIP, will show a muted trend
- Sep 11, 2015 09:00 AM IST
Consensus is working with 3.41 percent versus 3.8 percent month-on-month. The range again is rather wide â€” from 3 to 4.2 percent.
- Jul 21, 2015 02:30 PM IST
Energy security is a major issue in India and hence CNBC-TV18's Davina Lason spoke to various leaders to find out their outlook on the country‘s electricity grid, the various schemes for power generation and what the future holds for those who are still light years away from the reach of electricity.
- Jul 10, 2015 09:19 AM IST
An IIP number of 4.4 percent would mean and reflect a positive for the coming days against the 0.1 percent throughout last year.
- Jun 30, 2015 05:26 PM IST
For the April-May period, output rose 2.1 percent against 4.7 percent year-on-year (YoY).
- Apr 22, 2015 10:27 PM IST
Aiming to clear bottlenecks in the domestic coal supply, Power and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal today said the government is working on a policy that will allow electricity generating firms to swap fuel linkages.
- Mar 31, 2015 09:00 PM IST
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