Centre to invest Rs 10,000 crore in northeast power sector

 The Centre will invest Rs 10,000 crore in the power sector of the eight North Eastern states, including Sikkim, Union Power, Coal and NRE Minister Piyush Goyal said here on Thursday.

White Paper on power sector in Delhi to be brought out

A white paper on the power sector will be brought out by the Delhi government to make people aware of the current situation, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Tuesday.

Gujarat govt indulged in corruption in power sector, alleges Congress

Senior Congress leader Shankersinh Vaghela on Tuesday accused the BJP-led Gujarat government of indulging in "irregularities to the tune of Rs 6,000 crore in power sector" and using that money to fund the party`s campaigns ahead of this year`s Lok Sabha elections.

PM Modi favours PPP model in power sector

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday favoured Public Private Partnership model in power sector and described renewable sources of energy as the answer to the country`s growing power needs.

J&K heading towards self-reliance in power sector: Omar

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday said the state would generate 9000 MWs of power in the coming years to achieve self-reliance in this sector.

Moily assures Assam govt of help to improve power

Assam Power Minister Pradyut Bordoloi made a presentation on the status of the various power projects and its various requirements and shortcomings.

Tatas to invest Rs 1.2 lakh crore in 5 years

Diversified business house Tata Group will invest up to Rs 1.2 lakh crore across sectors in the domestic market in the next five years as it looks to more than double its revenues to USD 150 billion by then.

Ladakh to be made self-sufficient in the power sector: Omar

Remote Ladakh will not only be
made self-sufficient in the power sector but also export it to
other regions of Jammu and Kashmir, state Chief Minister Omar
Abdullah said.

Power sector to be attractive for investors, analysts

Government`s ongoing massive capacity addition in power sector through large-scale spending and the growing role of private players in the segment would make power-firms attractive for investors, analysts said today.

Bharat Forge plans Rs 50,000-cr investment in power sector

The Kalyani Group`s flagship company Bharat Forge is planning to make a big foray into the power sector with an investment of up to Rs 50,000 crore and a targeted generation capacity of up to 10,000 MW, over the next ten years.

Planning Commission calls for more competition in power sector

Calling for more competition in the power sector, the Planning Commission has said resistance to opening up of the sector was worrisome.