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Power engineers to protest on February 3 against privatisation of discoms

Shailendra Dubey, the Chairman of AIPEF, in a letter to the Prime Minister, stated that power engineers and engineers are grieved over the central government’s move towards the power sector privatisation through Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2020, & Standard Bidding Document for total privatisation of distribution of electricity. New Delhi: Power sector engineers would go for […]

IntelliSmart inks pact with Infosys to develop digital platform for discoms

IntelliSmart Infrastructure Private Limited (IntelliSmart) has committed to developing a digital platform for value-added services, according to a statement. New Delhi: IntelliSmart has signed an agreement with Infosys to develop a digital platform for value-added services of discoms. IntelliSmart Infrastructure Private Limited (IntelliSmart) — a joint venture of Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) and National […]

Fiinovation Assists Skill Council For Green Jobs To Assess Impact Of Suryamitra Programme

SCGJ acts as a bridge between the Government of India, State Governments and industry for developing strategy & implementation of nation-wide collaborative skills development & entrepreneur development initiatives. Innovative Financial Advisors (Fiinovation), a technical research agency in the CSR domain was commissioned by Skill Council For Green Jobs (SCGJ), a not for profit society created […]

NHPC to take over Rangit-IV project in Sikkim

The National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT), Hyderabad bench approved NHPC’s resolution plan for taking over JPCL as going concern vide its order on December 24, 2020 New Delhi: State-owned NHPC on Wednesday inked a definitive agreement for takeover of Rangit-IV hydro power project in Sikkim. The agreement is for implementation of the approved resolution plan […]

Industries in crisis due to rising electricity rates

Rising electricity rates have made it difficult for the industries to carry on business in the state. Electricity is an important factor for industries like steel, plastics, chemicals, textiles and rolling mills. Therefore, electricity tariffs should be within the reach of entrepreneurs, said Abhay Hanchanal, president, Marathwada Association of Small Scale Industries and Agriculture. The […]

CPI(M) protests against CESC over power charges, clashes with police

CPI(M) leaders alleged that party supporters were baton-charged by police without any provocation, and many have been severely injured in the action Kolkata: Hundreds of CPI(M) supporters clashed with the police in Kolkata on Friday as they demonstrated outside power utility CESC’s head office, demanding the withdrawal of “abnormal electricity charges”. Three processions began from […]