Oil spill in Tripura river, water treatment plants shut

An oil spill at a hydel project in Tripura has forced the authorities to shut down many water treatment plants, causing a serious drinking water crisis, an official said here Thursday.

Uttarakhand cancels hydel project allotments

Buckling under pressure from different quarters, the Uttarakhand government today cancelled the allotment of controversial hydel projects to various companies.

Hydel project: Kerala minister alleges `conspiracy`

A Kerala minister on Friday
alleged that there was a conspiracy behind the move to deny
clearance to proposed Athirappally hydel project in Thrissur
district.

Report on Baglihar II hydel project by November

The Central Water Commission (CWC) is expected to submit a survey report on the Baglihar II hydroelectric project by November-end, an official said Saturday.