24 Aug 2015
Patna: Even as Nitish Kumar government today claimed improvement in power scenario in Bihar through full page advertisements in newspapers, Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal trashed it saying the poll-bound state's power production is nothing but "zero".
10 Aug 2015
Tokyo: A power plant operator said it will restart a reactor in southern Japan tomorrow, the first restart under new safety requirements following the Fukushima disaster and a milestone for the nation's return to nuclear power.
25 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Cheaper labour is not enough to drive the manufacturing growth and attract investors into the country as there are other factors like 'high power tariff' and 'tougher regulatory regime' which need attention, NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya said.
22 Aug 2015
Patna: In an effort to boost the state's power sector, Bihar Cabinet today approved 16 schemes aimed at ensuring electricity supply in rural areas, renovation and expansion of thermal power stations and better control of power grids.
25 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Larsen & Toubro (L&T) today said power transmission and distribution business of L&T Construction has bagged orders worth Rs 1,563 crore in July and August.
20 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Questioning timing of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's announcement of Rs 1.25 lakh crore package for poll-bound Bihar, CPI today said the declaration appears "re-packaging" of old schemes and urged people to not get carried away by such campaign.
23 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Looking forward to green power generation, the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) has commissioned the first-ever hydropower plant in the national capital which will produce 20,000 kWh of electricity per year.
21 Jul 2015
Beijing: China is expected to become the world's third largest nuclear generating country by 2017 surpassing South Korea and Japan, said US energy information administration (EIA).
11 Aug 2015
Washington: US President Barack Obama, in an interview has said the public will better appreciate the Iran nuclear deal after it takes effect. "When this agreement is implemented and we've seen centrifuges coming out of facilities like Fordow and Natanz, and we've got inspectors on the ground and it becomes clear that Iran in fact is abiding by this agreement, then attitudes will change," Obama said.
15 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today promised to provide electricity to 18,500 power-less villages in the country in the next 1,000 days.