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Power consumption grows 11.45 per cent to 55.37 billion units in first half of October

Thus, the extrapolation of half-month data gives sufficient indication that power consumption may witness year-on-year double digit growth this month, according to experts New Delhi: India’s power consumption grew 11.45 per cent to 55.37 billion units (BU) in the first half of October this year, mainly driven by buoyancy in industrial and commercial activities, as […]

Karnataka CM Announces Establishment of a 500-MW ISTS Solar Power Park

Shut all 11 NCR thermal plants to curb pollution: Delhi to Centre

Delhi has alternative sources to generate power and there is no lack of it even during peak hours, he said. “So closing these thermal plants won’t lead to reduction of power supply,” the AAP minister said New Delhi: Power minister Satyendar Jain has written to the Centre, requesting it to shut all 11 thermal power […]

Karnataka CM Announces Establishment of a 500-MW ISTS Solar Power Park

India to replace coal fired power plants with renewables: R K Singh

India is the world’s second largest coal consumer after China, and the third largest emitter of greenhouse gases. Coal-fired plants currently account for over half its nearly 373 gigawatt (GW) power generating capacity NEW DELHI: India is planning to replace retiring coal-fired power plants with renewable generating capacity in a bid to cut the nation’s […]

Karnataka CM Announces Establishment of a 500-MW ISTS Solar Power Park

India prepares for a change in Electricity sector through Proposed Electricity (Amendment) Bill 2020

Shri R. K Singh, the Minister of State (i/c) for Power & MNRE , today, held a Press Meet through Video Conferencing and underlined the importance of proposed reforms in the power sector, dispelling doubts and misinformation. He stated that the reforms are steps in the direction of making the sector consumer centric as we […]

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Centre launches scheme to solarise entire Konark Temple, Konark town

The scheme envisages a 10-megawatt (MW) grid-connected solar project and various solar off-grid applications such as solar trees and solar drinking water kiosks New Delhi: The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy on Wednesday said the central government has launched a scheme for solarisation of Konark Sun Temple and Konark town in Odisha. “The Government […]

Karnataka CM Announces Establishment of a 500-MW ISTS Solar Power Park

Govt finalising Rs 3.5 lakh cr discoms package on the lines of UDAY: R K Singh

The scheme will come with a gross budgetary support of Rs 1.2 lakh crore over five years will be result-oriented where the distribution companies will invest first and get money later. New Delhi: The government is close to finalising a Rs 3.5 lakh crore financial assistance package that would mandate state power distribution companies with […]

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Cumulative renewable energy capacity of 132.15 gw installed in the country: R.K. Singh

As part of Intended Nationally Determined Contributions as per the Paris Accord on Climate Change, India has undertaken to install at least forty percent of its total electricity generation capacity from non-fossil fuel sources by 2030. As on 29th February 2020, a cumulative renewable energy capacity of 132.15 GW had been installed in the country, […]

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