Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 10:16
The sale of Jaiprakash`s entire hydropower portfolio, which has an aggregate capacity of nearly 1,800 megawatts, would make Reliance the country`s largest private provider of hydroelectric power.
Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 10:02
Taking a positive step towards cleaning the holy river Ganga, after Prime Minister Narendra Modi pledged to rejuvenate it on a priority basis, the Centre has given clearance for six new sewage treatment plants (STPs).
Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 18:33
One fourth of the 100 coal-based power plants monitored by CEA are reeling under acute coal shortage with stocks to last less than four days, Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal said Monday.
Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 14:31
Russia`s steel giant Severstal announced on Monday the sale of its North American plants to US companies for a total of USD2.3 billion (1.7 billion euros).
Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 12:36
A new study has revealed that the size and age of plants has more impact on their productivity instead of climate that has a relatively minor direct effect on net primary productivity.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 21:39
In an interesting find, scientists have revealed that sunflowers do not simply respond to sunlight, but also to an internal biological clock.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 19:42
A new study has found new evidence that our had a detailed understanding of plants long before the development of agriculture.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 15:25
As electricity demand peaks due to sub-normal monsoon, state-owned NTPC has warned that power plants are running on very low coal stock of less than two days, prompting government to take steps to fix the crisis.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 08:53
Uttar Pradesh continued to face power outages due to technical glitches in some of the state`s power plants, an official said.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 21:27
Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi said the Centre was ready to launch Rape Crisis Centres across the country that would offer a range of support services for women victims of molestation.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 19:06
Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal Wednesday warned if uninterrupted supply of coal was not ensured for the state, it could lead to a food crisis as paddy plantation will be severely affected.
Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 15:23
Researchers have solved a long-standing mystery concerning the way plants reduce the numbers of their breathing pores in response to rising carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere.
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