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.
- May 26, 2020 03:50 PM IST
Finance Nirmala Sitharaman earlier this month announced Rs 90,000 crore liquidity infusion for discoms, saying that they owe Rs 94,000 crore to power generation companies.
- May 20, 2020 03:17 PM IST
The move would help clear a chunk of discoms' obligations to generation companies (gencos), it said in a statement.
- May 05, 2020 12:42 PM IST
Liquidity infusion needed in the short term, reforms for the long term
- Mar 30, 2020 08:33 AM IST
- Mar 04, 2020 11:54 AM IST
Utilities still face a lot of stress
- Feb 18, 2020 10:19 AM IST
Mounting discom dues threatens to add NPAs in power sector, especially in renewables. In the coal-based sector, only 5.9 GW of the 41GW capacity that is stressed has achieved resolution.
- Feb 12, 2020 09:31 AM IST
Sources also said at least one more party, a Singapore-based player, could join the bidding process.
- Jan 14, 2020 09:54 AM IST
- Jan 03, 2020 11:32 AM IST
Coal India (CIL) had allocated 21.91 million tonnes (MT) of coal in the April-November period of 2018-19, according to the latest monthly summary by the coal ministry for the Cabinet.
- Dec 31, 2019 10:31 AM IST
Centre, states must work together to cure ills afflicting electricity generation and supply
- Dec 24, 2019 09:50 AM IST
Coal consumption as a fuel for power generation is expected to decline for the first time in recorded history
- Dec 12, 2019 12:53 PM IST
The ordinance would ensure that contracts are followed, cross-subsidisation of consumers is restricted and utilities make timely payments
- Sep 27, 2019 04:30 PM IST
Several studies indicate that coal is losing its charm in India. The global trends indicate that global capital is fleeing coal. In such a scenario, is it a smart move for India to open commercial coal mining to 100 per cent FDI?
- Jul 26, 2019 09:21 AM IST
About Rs 30,000 crore of bank guarantees will have to be readied by August 1.
- Jul 05, 2019 11:46 AM IST
"I propose to implement a blueprint for gas, water grids, and airports," she said in Parliament
- Jul 03, 2019 09:00 AM IST
Village electrification done, it’s time for universal access. The road is tough. But a mix of policy and fiscal interventions can turn the dream into reality
- Jul 01, 2019 03:21 PM IST
Power ministry proposes a ‘power sector council’ to address issues between the Union and states as part of a 100-day plan
- Jun 10, 2019 04:20 PM IST
The Budget should have out-of-the box solutions or should allow the old system of subsidies and money distribution to continue.