Andhra Pradesh, Telangana seek green nod for power projects

State-owned power producers of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana have separately approached the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) seeking clearance for the expansion of power projects in their respective states.

'India to add 1 GW clean coal tech-based power capacity'

India is expected to add more than 1,00,000 MW clean coal technology-based power generation capacity during the 2016-2025 period, says a report.

BJP urges Centre to review power projects in Arunachal

 BJP has alleged irregularities in the MoUs signed by the Arunachal Pradesh government with various hydro power developers and urged the Centre to review them.

Northeast power projects given lower priority: Lal Thanhawla

Mizoram chief minister Lal Thanhawla on Saturday lamented that power projects in the Northeast were accorded lower priority by the central agencies and charged NTPC with doing nothing on the 460MW Kolodyne Hydro-Electric Project.

Omar bats for returning Salal, Dulhasti power projects to J&K

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today strongly advocated for the return of Salal and Dulhasti power projects to the state from NHPC.

J&K govt in process of buying back 3 NHPC power projects

The Jammu and Kashmir government today said it is in the process of buying back three power projects in the state operated by NHPC.

Akhilesh concerned over delay in power projects

UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday expressed concern over the "delay" in completion of Rs 9,000 crore projects of navratna company BHEL.

Ensure timely completion of power projects: Omar

The CM fixed fortnightly targets for the division level monitoring committees and monthly progress analysis by the district level committees.

Nepal Maoists attack Indian power projects, govt helpless

Unwilling to anger its dominant ally, Nepal`s govt has refused to take action against the Maoist leaders orchestrating attacks on Indian investments even as the former guerrillas burnt down the site of an Indian power project.

UREDA made nodal agency for power projects upto 100 KW

Uttarakhand Renewable Energy
Development Agency (UREDA) has been made the nodal agency for
developing power projects upto 100 KW with participation of
local people in the hill state.

AP asks Centre not to interfere with power projects

Concerned over derailment of power
projects in the state despite environment clearance, Andhra CM has asked the Centre not to
rescind the approvals in the wake of protests by green
activists and private interest groups.

Power projects: Rehabilitation policy for displaced

The Centre has formulated a
policy to rehabilitate people uprooted from their land due to
various power projects, Union Power Minister Sushil Kumar
Shinde said today.

9000 MW more wind power generation capacity by March 2012:Govt

India will add about 9000 MW of wind power generation capacity during XIth Five Year Plan ending March 31, 2012, lower than previously targeted 11,000

Problems in acquiring land may stall UMPP projects

Land acquisition problems may deter the government from continuing with the 4,000 MW-capacity ultra mega power plants in the country after it is through with the initial nine projects.

Raman Singh meets PM, seeks clearance for power projects

Seeking urgent intervention of the Centre for clearance of power and mining projects in Chhattisgarh, CM Raman Singh on Saturday requested Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to take up the matter with the Environment Ministry.

All power projects to get CISF cover

As power projects in the country
face increasing terror threat, the Power Ministry on Wednesday said
the Central Industrial Security Force would provide security
cover to all power plants in the next three to five years.

Reliance Power raises Rs 20k cr for funding 5,000 MW projects

Anil Ambani-promoted Reliance Power on Tuesday said it has raised over Rs 20,000 crore for funding its three projects of total capacity of 5,000 MW.