Chandigarh-based Hartek Power has bagged an order from Haryana State Industrial and Infrastructure Development Corporation (HSIIDC) for executing a 132-KV substation project at Kundli and Rai in Sonepat district of Haryana. To be commissioned at a cost of Rs 9.17 crore, this HSIIDC project will involve designing, manufacturing, supply, erection, testing and commissioning of 16/20-MVA […]
Nearly 400 acres of land at MIHAN has been reserved for the aviation sector and some European companies have evinced interest in setting up their facilities there, an MADC official said. At least two to three European aviation entities are keen on establishing their facilities in MIHAN (Multi-modal International Cargo Hub and Airport at Nagpur) […]
The Reliance-BP joint venture today bid for licence to retail gas in 15 cities while Indraprastha Gas Ltd put in bids for 13 cities. Bidding for the biggest city gas distribution licensing round, offering 86 permits for selling CNG and piped cooking gas in 174 districts in 22 states and union territories, closes this evening. […]
The subsidy being given by the Delhi government is most ‘generous’ in India but is also ‘inefficient’ and open to ‘financial engineering’, a research report by Brookings has said. In a scathing report, Brookings has pointed out that it is “ostensibly the middle classes that enjoy “more benefits on a percentage basis than the lowest […]
Oil prices rose by more than $1 dollar per barrel on Tuesday due to growing global supply outages, with Norway shutting down one oilfield as hundreds of workers began a strike and Libya saying its production more than halved in recent months. The disruptions add to supply worries around the world. Venezuela’s production has collapsed […]
South Korea has sought the intervention of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s office (PMO) to instil confidence among Korean investors, while airing serious concerns over the fate of existing Korean investments in the Indian power sector. South Korean president Moon Jae-in is touring India since Sunday. Ahead of a summit with PM Modi to discuss […]
The Vadodara airport will soon switch over to solar energy for its everyday operations to cut down its electricity cost, a senior airport official said. “The airport is all set to start using clean and green energy for its day to day operations, as its ground-mounted grid-connected solar plant is ready for commissioning,” Vadodara airport […]
The Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Ltd. (Tangedco) has not evolved any specific policy for importing coal, said a report of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) on public sector undertakings for the year ended March 31, 2017.
Breaking all previous records, the peak power in the city reached 6,998 MW at 3.22 p.m. on Monday.
In the largest discounted ticket sale offer by a domestic carrier, no-frills airline IndiGo has put 1.2 million seats up for grabs with fares starting at ₹1,212 for travel across its flight network, including overseas destinations.
HYDERABAD: The State government is likely to end up paying higher tariff to the Chhattisgarh State Power Generation Company Limited (CSPGCL) for purchasing 1,000 MW power. Dashing the hopes of the Southern Power Distribution Company Limited (SPDCL), the Chhattisgarh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (CSERC) approved the project cost of Marwa Thermal Power Project (MTPP) at […]
MADURAI: The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court closed a petition filed by the Vedanta Group, seeking power restoration and manpower access to remove hazardous material from its copper smelter Sterlite in Thoothukudi, which had been shutdown by the government for flouting rules. A bench of justices, who heard the case on Monday, recalled […]