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Shreya Jai

Power sector Budget wish list: Funds for green energy, more domestic mfg

Sector executives are expecting a relook of GST rates across the renewable energy supply chain, and viability gap funding for newer sectors

Power sector Budget wish list: Funds for green energy, more domestic mfg
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 12:11 PM IST

State-owned Coal India firms up gasification plans in tie-up with BHEL

In May 2024, CIL and Bhel joined hands to set up BCGCL as a joint venture. CIL holds 51 per cent stake while Bhel has 49 per cent

State-owned Coal India firms up gasification plans in tie-up with BHEL
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 12:41 AM IST

Mechanisation, better logistics catalyst for record coal stock: CIL CMD

Our output of 189 MTs in the first quarter of the current financial year was around 14 MTs more compared to last year's same quarter, giving us the leverage to step up our supplies, Prasad said

Mechanisation, better logistics catalyst for record coal stock: CIL CMD
Updated On : 09 Jul 2024 | 10:43 PM IST

Centre plans to push for more renewable energy connectivity in states

As more transmission projects come at the intra-state level, the Centre is hoping it will bolster private investment in state power infrastructure

Centre plans to push for more renewable energy connectivity in states
Updated On : 08 Jul 2024 | 11:28 PM IST

Coal India's production increases by 8% during the first quarter

The Union Ministry of Power has mandated the import of coal for blending at thermal power plants to continue till October 2024

Coal India's production increases by 8% during the first quarter
Updated On : 01 Jul 2024 | 9:10 PM IST

India takes first steps to meet 2070 net-zero goal, Niti Aayog forms panels

Six working groups created to identify issues, develop pathways, and suggest policy action on various aspects of climate change

India takes first steps to meet 2070 net-zero goal, Niti Aayog forms panels
Updated On : 01 Jul 2024 | 12:12 AM IST
Updated On : 28 Jun 2024 | 11:21 PM IST

Power stations stocked with bumper coal supply as transport woes ease

While the domestic production of coal during these summer months has grown 8-10 per cent over last year, easing of transportation bottlenecks has been the real catalyst of change

Power stations stocked with bumper coal supply as transport woes ease
Updated On : 26 Jun 2024 | 12:33 AM IST

PLI scheme review committee raises concern over delays in payments

Calls for improved scrutiny to block instances of wrongful claims

PLI scheme review committee raises concern over delays in payments
Updated On : 24 Jun 2024 | 12:33 AM IST

Rs 76,000-cr Vadhavan Port project in Maharashtra gets Cabinet approval

Rs 7,453 cr viability gap fund for offshore wind energy projects okayed

Rs 76,000-cr Vadhavan Port project in Maharashtra gets Cabinet approval
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 11:47 PM IST

CIL awards underground mines to private players to bolster revenue stream

Contract given on revenue-share model; idea is to unlock more coal production and industry participation

CIL awards underground mines to private players to bolster revenue stream
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 7:56 PM IST

Day after load crash, power ministry says have enough power capacity

"Despite challenging conditions, the highest-ever peak demand of 89 Gw in the Northern Region was successfully met on June 17, 2024," the ministry said

Day after load crash, power ministry says have enough power capacity
Updated On : 18 Jun 2024 | 9:50 PM IST

Delhi airport faces brief power outage; flight operations unaffected

Delhi Airport, India's busiest, handles roughly 1,270 scheduled flights daily, according to aviation analytics firm Cirium

Delhi airport faces brief power outage; flight operations unaffected
Updated On : 17 Jun 2024 | 8:35 PM IST

Centre plans to launch 'Coal Reforms 3.0', eyes non-power sectors

CoalMin plans to unlock domestic coking coal availability via several steps

Centre plans to launch 'Coal Reforms 3.0', eyes non-power sectors
Updated On : 16 Jun 2024 | 11:40 PM IST

Fire at UP substation trips power supply to several parts of Delhi

Outage reportedly disrupted charge-taking ceremony at various ministries

Fire at UP substation trips power supply to several parts of Delhi
Updated On : 11 Jun 2024 | 10:22 PM IST

Pralhad Joshi: From mining coal to building green energy and food security

Joshi is considered a trusted ally by MPs across parties and this has helped him push for coal reforms in states and get support from various departments such as railways and shipping

Pralhad Joshi: From mining coal to building green energy and food security
Updated On : 11 Jun 2024 | 12:50 AM IST

Modi 3.0: Two-time CM Manohar Lal Khattar to balance power with housing

Khattar, considered close to PM since their time together in the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, will be taking over two ministries that will shape the socio-economic growth of the country

Modi 3.0: Two-time CM Manohar Lal Khattar to balance power with housing
Updated On : 11 Jun 2024 | 12:04 AM IST

Modi govt 3.0 Cabinet: G Kishan Reddy gets coals and mines ministry

With the sector witnessing huge demand, it will be crucial for Reddy to navigate Centre-state relations in mineral mining and build international relations for the critical minerals supply chain

Modi govt 3.0 Cabinet: G Kishan Reddy gets coals and mines ministry
Updated On : 11 Jun 2024 | 12:01 AM IST

Ambient heat rises as cooling equipment becomes a necessity, warn experts

India has a star ratings and is a signatory to the Kigali Amendment. But the spike in use of cooling equipment will inevitably cause more warming

Ambient heat rises as cooling equipment becomes a necessity, warn experts
Updated On : 10 Jun 2024 | 10:48 PM IST

Energy ministries: Delicate balance between energy security, rising demand

Rising energy demand could tilt India's energy basket towards fossil fuels from coal to oil, natural gas.

Energy ministries: Delicate balance between energy security, rising demand
Updated On : 09 Jun 2024 | 11:39 PM IST