Oct 20, 2021 09:39 AM IST
Resumption of rains in several parts of the country and reduction in temperatures have helped reduce demand
- Oct 17, 2021 11:26 AM IST
According to data compiled by mjunction services, "Imports in August 2021 stood at around 15.22 million tonnes…imports in August 2021 were also down by 2.7 stood at around 15.22 million tonnes…imports in August 2021 were also down by 2.7 percent over August 2020."
- Oct 13, 2021 09:54 AM IST
Latest data as of October shows total overdues to power generators, excluding disputed amounts, rose by 15 percent over the September 2021 level
- 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 10, 2021 04:38 PM IST
The OFS comprises sale of up to 1.74 crore shares by Rhine Holdings Ltd; up to 7.23 lakh shares by Kedaara Capital Alternative Investment Fund-Kedaara Capital AIF I; and up to 1.81 crore shares by Ravi Modi Family Trust.
- Aug 30, 2021 03:27 PM IST
Given India’s ambitious plans to rapidly transition to a cleaner energy economy, it becomes imperative to develop and invest in climate resilient power grids to improve people’s living standards
- Jul 19, 2021 09:01 AM IST
The Centre and states will have to set aside political priorities and regional dynamics to make the legislation work
- Jul 02, 2021 03:20 PM IST
- Jun 17, 2021 11:14 AM IST
Thermal power capacity additions dropped to multi-year lows last fiscal year while renewable energy additions moderated
- Jun 16, 2021 12:05 PM IST
A delegation of the Assam Power department, led by Power Minister Bimal Bora will soon visit the western state to understand its best practices, the chief minister said while holding a virtual meeting with the Gujarat Energy Minister Saurabh Bhai Patel and senior officials of the Urja Vikas Nigam Limited on Tuesday night.
- Apr 01, 2021 03:23 PM IST
Primarily, what affected CIL’s supplies was reduced coal lifting by the power sector and a steep 31 percent fall in road transport despite the company’s efforts to convert traffic from road to rail during the lockdown period.
- Mar 25, 2021 01:10 PM IST
Out of these, 37 are fully explored, meaning it could be brought to production immediately, and 30 partially. During the first round of auctions held last year, 19 mines received successful bids, out of the 38 on offer.
- Feb 01, 2021 01:54 PM IST
In addition, with an aim to give more powers in the hands of consumers and breaking the monopoly of discoms, the Budget has proposed the introduction of a new framework to give the option to consumers to choose from more than one discoms.
- Dec 24, 2020 09:42 PM IST
Coal India Ltd (CIL) had allocated 16.95 mt of coal during the April-November period of the previous financial year.
- Nov 04, 2020 02:34 PM IST
A white paper prepared by Council on Energy, Environment and Water along with Environmental Defense Fund and Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation had highlighted that carbon taxation should be a key policy instrument for India's carbon mitigation strategy and meeting climate goals.
- Oct 09, 2020 09:56 AM IST
Higher cash flows, asset monetisation and expected recovery in the consultancy and telecom business should lead to better earnings for Power Grid
- Oct 01, 2020 03:52 PM IST
Power consumption had declined from March onwards after COVID-19 outbreak as economic activity came to a standstill due to the lockdown.
- Sep 01, 2020 04:45 PM IST
Power consumption in August last year was at 111.52 BU, as per power ministry data.
- Sep 01, 2020 03:21 PM IST
August power generation fell 0.9 percent, a Reuters analysis of daily load despatch data from federal grid operator POSOCO showed, slower than the 1.8 percent decline seen in July.
- Aug 18, 2020 06:15 PM IST
"Lakhs of power sector employees and engineers across the country held peaceful protest meetings seeking withdrawal of Electricity Bill 2020 and to oppose the privatization process of electricity distribution in Union Territories and other states," AIPEF spokesperson V K Gupta said in a statement.
- Aug 17, 2020 06:10 PM IST
Power generation rose 2.6 percent in the first 15 days of August compared with the same period of last year, a Reuters analysis of daily load despatch data from federal grid operator POSOCO showed, compared with a 1.8 percent fall in July.
- Jul 27, 2020 04:20 PM IST
Coal India Ltd (CIL) had allocated 6.65MT of coal in April-June period of the last fiscal, according to coal ministry data.
- Jul 20, 2020 05:35 PM IST
Coal India Ltd (CIL) had supplied 119.5MT of dry-fuel in the April-June period of the previous fiscal, according to a latest report by the Coal Ministry.
- Jun 25, 2020 04:21 PM IST
The supply of coal by CIL to the power sector in April-May, 2018-19 was at 81.29MT, according to recent government data.
- May 28, 2020 09:50 AM IST
Reviewing the work of Power, and New and Renewable Energy ministries on Wednesday evening, Modi pointed out that the problems in the power sector, especially of electricity distribution segment, vary across regions and states.