Power demand touches new record highs in Haryana

The power transmission and distribution system in Haryana on Monday supplied a record 9,152 megawatt after a surge in electricity demand due to rise in mercury and almost no rains in the state.

Govt aiming at 24x7 power supply: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said his government was aiming at providing 24-hour power supply across the country as he outlined his vision for infrastructure development with a nationwide network of roads, power transmission lines and power and water grids.

Nepal to allow private investment in power transmission

The government of Nepal is ready to invite private sector investment in power transmission line projects, an official said here Sunday.

India begins power transmission to Bangladesh

India Friday started transmission of electricity to Bangladesh to test a newly built line under an agreement to export 250 Megawatt of power to its energy-starved neighbour.

Haryana breaks power supply record

The power transmission and distribution system in Haryana supplied an all-time high of 1,536.43 lakh units and took a record 7,527 MW load during peak hours on Monday, an official said on Tuesday.

Govt to set up Srinagar-Leh power transmission link

The government announced construction of a power transmission link between Srinagar and Leh at an investment of Rs 1,840 crore.

Power transmission tower damaged in IED blast

An improvised explosive
device (IED) allegedly planted by anti-talk faction of ULFA
exploded at Borpathar in Assam`s Sibsagar district on Sunday,
damaging a power transmission tower of NEEPCO.