Pakistan has been grappling with power shortage and the unusually long hours of power outages has been haunting its people for about a decade.May 16, 2018, 20:38 PM IST
Though still limited to experiments in the lab, evaporation-harvested power could be made on demand, day or night, overcoming the intermittency problems plaguing solar and wind energy.Sep 27, 2017, 13:53 PM IST
Shah also said that though the BJP appears to be at its peak with a majority government at the Centre and 1,387 MLAs in states the workers feel the party has still a long way to go.
Aug 19, 2017, 15:25 PM IST
Venezuelans are scheduled to cast their vote for more than 500 members of the National Constituent Assembly.Jul 28, 2017, 11:44 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday reviewed progress of key infrastructure sectors including petroleum and natural gas, power, renewable energy and housing.
May 09, 2017, 16:39 PM IST
The former head of Mexico`s state-run power company became the new president of the ruling party.Jul 13, 2016, 09:37 AM IST
The Delhi government is considering revoking the licences of BSES discoms due to their "dismal" performance.Jun 20, 2016, 13:25 PM IST
Power ministers from states across the country will meet for a two-day conference in Goa starting on Thursday to review, plan and monitor the sector.
Attempting to corner both Delhi CM and his bete noire PM Modi, Congress VP Rahul Gandhi, in a march against the AAP-led govt over the ongoing power and water crisis in the national capital, said that both leaders are under the impression that people can be fooled all time.
May 28, 2016, 20:54 PM IST
Narendra Modi launches Maritime India Summit 2016, says wants to restore India's position in this sector
Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Maritime India Summit 2016 at the Bombay Convention and Exhibition Centre in Goregaon on Thursday.Apr 14, 2016, 11:08 AM IST
As many as 116 villages were electrified last week in the country, taking the total number to 7,128, the Power Ministry said on MondayApr 04, 2016, 22:36 PM IST
India is expected to spend a whopping USD 1 trillion (about Rs 65 lakh crore) by 2030 on ramping up its power infrastructure as one of the world's largest energy consumers aims to provide 24/7 electricity to its citizens.Feb 09, 2016, 18:09 PM IST
In a significant development that could give a big boost to the adoption of solar energy in power-starved countries like India, a Chennai-based startup has come out with a unique device - a dual mode micro-inverter.Nov 30, 2015, 00:18 AM IST
Imagine that your idle phone is helping power cancer research as you hit the sack. With a new app, Australia's Garvan Institute of Medical Research and the Vodafone Foundation want to create a "supercomputer" that will use the free power from your smartphone to help speed up cancer research.Nov 09, 2015, 17:56 PM IST
With winter chill setting in earlier than expected, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed has directed the Power Development Department (PDD) to work out an institutional mechanism that will ensure availability of power as per the notified schedule.Oct 30, 2015, 13:38 PM IST
Faced with the peaking demand for power and shortfall in supply, Uttar Pradesh will purchase electricity from three states, an official said on Tuesday.Aug 11, 2015, 12:20 PM IST
To ensure availability of fuel to industries, the Prime Minister's Office has asked the Coal Ministry to increase coal linkages to all sectors, including power.Aug 09, 2015, 12:47 PM IST
As many as 24 persons were booked for allegedly pilfering power during a drive by Electricity Department here, police said on Monday.Aug 03, 2015, 13:35 PM IST
Aiming to make the country self- sufficient, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called for tetrad revolutions of green, saffron, white and blue to boost production in agriculture, power, dairy and fishery sector.Jul 25, 2015, 15:30 PM IST