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Special Liquidity Scheme – NBFCs/HFCs

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, gave its approval to the proposal of the Ministry of Finance to launch a new Special Liquidity Scheme for Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs) and Housing Finance Companies (HFCs) to improve liquidity position of the NBFCs/HFCs. The direct financial implication for the Government is Rs.5 crore, which […]

Energy sector players cheer stimulus, says steps towards self-reliance

Welcoming the announcement, Vikram Solar CEO Saibaba Vutukuri said the “path-breaking initiative” aims to make India self-reliant and reduce import dependency on imports for solar modules and its components New Delhi: Energy sector players on Wednesday hailed the government’s move to infuse Rs 90,000 crore liquidity into power distribution companies (discoms), saying the stimulus will […]

Ensure uninterrupted electricity supply to consumers: PM Narendra Modi to power sector

At a meeting to review the power sector and the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on it, he also discussed various long-term reforms for enhancing sustainability, resilience, and efficiency of the sector, an official release said NEW DELHI: Amid the coronavirus crisis, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday asked officials to work towards ensuring round-the-clock supply […]

India’s annual power demand seen falling for first time in almost four decades: Moody’s unit

Power usage has fallen by almost a quarter since Prime Minister Narendra Modi enforced a nationwide lockdown starting March 25, forcing all industries except those deemed essential to shut down CHENNAI: India’s electricity demand during the current financial year is seen falling for the first time in at least 36 years, ratings agency Moody’s unit […]
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