FAME-II: Govt sets up inter-ministerial panel for monitoring, sanctioning of projects

The Government has constituted an inter-ministerial Panel for monitoring, sanctioning and implementation of projects under the Rs 10,000-crore FAME-II programme, aimed at incentivising clean mobility. The Project Implementation and Sanctioning Committee will be chaired by the secretary in the Department of Heavy Industries and will have other members including NITI Aayog CEO, Department for Promotion […]

NTPC officials review CSR-CD works at Sipat

The NTPC’s executive director (CSR) M S D Bhattamishra reviewed various developmental works carried out by its Sipat station under corporate social responsibility-community development activities on Saturday. He was accompanied by D K Patankar, GM (CSR) and AGM (R&R) Pankaj Dhyani, according to a National Thermal Power Corporation Limited press communiqué. During the review, Bhattamishra […]

New avenues for ash utilisation discussed at NTPC workshop

An ash user meet and technical workshop on “New avenues on ash utilization” was organised by the NTPC-Sipat Environment Management Group at Hotel Ananda Imperial here on Friday. The meet was inaugurated by Padmakumar Rajasekharan, group general manager (NTPC-Sipat). Addressing the gathering Padmakumar emphasised the need of power for development and with generation of electricity […]

Solar plant at IISER installed

CleanMax Solar, sustainability partner for India’s leading corporates and Institutions, has installed rooftop solar plant at IISER, Bhopal. The 346 kWp rooftop solar installation is spread across the ISSER, Bhopal campus, on a roof area of 46,000 square feet, and was inaugurated by M Rajeevan, Secretary, Ministry of Earth Sciences, Government of India and Prof […]

BSES discoms to supply adequate power to meet demand in summer

Following the summer season around the corner, arrangements have been firmed up by BSES discoms to source adequate electricity to meet the power demand of over 42 lakhs consumers in national Capital. These arrangements include long term ‘Power Purchase Agreements’ (PPAs) and banking arrangements with other states including Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, […]