Thermal power plant

Nine killed in platform collapse at power plant in south China

At least nine people were killed and two others sustained injuries after an operation platform collapsed at a power plant in south China`s Guangdong Province on Saturday.

Mar 25, 2017, 20:44 PM IST
Not a single power plant facing coal shortage now: Piyush Goyal

Not a single power plant facing coal shortage now: Piyush Goyal

The government has transformed the country's coal scenario in a short span and not a single thermal power plant is now facing shortage of the fuel, Union Minister Piyush Goyal said on Saturday.

Feb 06, 2016, 23:30 PM IST

Bajaj Group commissions 660 MW power plant at Lalitpur, UP

Shishir Bajaj led-Bajaj Group Tuesday commissioned its 660 MW thermal power plant at Lalitpur in Uttar Pradesh.

Jun 09, 2015, 21:08 PM IST

NTPL Tuticorin to commission first power unit

The first 500-MW unit of coal-based thermal power plant of NLC Tamil Nadu Power (NTPL) in Tuticorin has qualified for commercial operations.

Jun 08, 2015, 13:13 PM IST

CIL arm plans to allocate accumulated coal to power consumers

The development comes at a time when the country is grappling with coal shortages and as many as 42 thermal power plants are facing significant fuel deficit.

Dec 29, 2014, 19:30 PM IST

NTPC to join OTPCL to set up a 2400 MW thermal power in Odisha

 Power major NTPC on Wednesday agreed to jointly develop a 2,400 MW thermal power plant in Dhenkanal district with state-owned Odisha Thermal Power Corporation.

Nov 19, 2014, 20:55 PM IST

GVK gets 'Green nod' to import coal from SA for Punjab plant

GVK is setting up a 2x270 MW Thermal Power Plant at Goindwal Sahib tehsil in Tarn Taran district of Punjab, and both the units have been synchronised to the grid.

Aug 28, 2014, 11:59 AM IST

Concern in LS over coal shortage in thermal power plants

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.

Jul 18, 2014, 15:29 PM IST

Kalisindh thermal power plant starts power generation

The first unit of Coal based Kalisindh Super Thermal Power Plant in Jhalawar district has commenced generation.

Mar 22, 2014, 17:12 PM IST

Fire in pvt coal thermal power plant

A fire at a private coal thermal power plant inside the SIPCOT complex here damaged one of the two transformers but did not affect generation.

Nov 10, 2012, 11:00 AM IST

Fire causes blast at Swedish power plant

A huge fire at a thermal power plant in Sweden caused an explosion in a turbine, but there were no reports of any casualties.

Oct 07, 2012, 10:52 AM IST

Himachal greens upbeat over `environmental justice

Himachal Pradesh High Court fined a corporate house Rs.100 crore for violating the law and fraudulently setting up a cement plant and a thermal power plant.

May 06, 2012, 20:38 PM IST

NTPC to invest Rs 24k cr in Andhra thermal power plant

Country's largest power producer NTPC is looking at an investment of Rs 24,000 crore for constructing a 4,000-MW thermal power plant in Andhra Pradesh, a company official said.

Feb 26, 2012, 13:29 PM IST

Fire at power plant in Korba

A fire broke out in a thermal power station in Chhattisgarh`s Korba district, disrupting production at the state-run facility, officials said on Wednesday.

Jun 22, 2011, 13:00 PM IST