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Concern in LS over coal shortage in thermal power plants

Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014, 15:29

Concern was voiced in the Lok Sabha Friday over reports that nearly half of the thermal power plants in the country, including over 20,000 MW capacity stations of state-run NTPC, are reeling under coal shortage with stocks to last less than a week.

NTPC likely to start work on 4000 mw power plant in Telangana

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 19:58

State-run NTPC is expected to commence work on the first unit of the proposed 4,000 mw (5x800) power plant at Ramagundam in Telangana immediately.

NTPC to set up 4,000 MW plant in Telangana

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 16:43

The Telangana government will obtain necessary environmental clearances for the project.

US Ex-Im Bank weighs loan to major India coal project

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 05:05

The U.S. Export-Import Bank is considering financing a massive coal-fired power plant in India despite the fact the Obama administration has called on domestic and global public lenders to stop funding coal-plants in his climate change strategy.

World`s first nuclear power plant to turn 60 this week

Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 15:12

The first nuclear power plant in the world, which showcased the peaceful uses of atomic energy to the world, especially during the Cold War era, turns 60 this week.

Maruti commissions solar power plant at Manesar factory

Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014, 13:23

The 1MW solar power plant has been set up at an investment of Rs 10.3 crore and was commissioned this month, the company said in statement.

Japan minister apologises for Fukushima money gaffe

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 14:47

A Japanese cabinet minister apologised today after appearing to suggest people in nuclear disaster-hit Fukushima could be persuaded to put up with contaminated waste if the government threw cash at them.

Fukushima struggling to build ice wall to plug leak

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 14:35

The operator of Japan`s battered Fukushima nuclear power plant said Tuesday it was having trouble with the early stages of an ice wall being built under broken reactors to contain radioactive water.

UAE gets first batch of nuclear power plant trainees

Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 15:33

The UAE has got its first group of 10 graduates to oversee safety operations at its first nuclear energy plant, after the batch completed a specialised training programme.

AERB rules out deficiency in valve construction in Kudankulam plant

Last Updated: Sunday, June 15, 2014, 21:45

Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) has ruled out any deficiency in the construction of a valve in Unit 1 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant where six people were injured last month due to spillage of hot water from it during maintenance work.

NTPC to start construction of Katwa Power Project from Sept

Last Updated: Saturday, June 14, 2014, 21:40

Construction of the 1320MW thermal power plant at Katwa will begin from next September, a senior official of the the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) today said.

Tata firm sets up roof-top solar panels in Gujarat

Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 19:21

Leading energy producer Tata Power Solar has set up root-top solar panels at 62 sites across Gujarat with a cumulative capacity to generate 3 MW to its state-run distributors, the city-based company said Friday.