30 Jul 2014
Kathmandu: Nepal's three major political parties the Nepali Congress, CPN-UML and UCPN (Maoist) late on Tuesday consented to the government's plan to sign a power trade agreement (PTA) with India during the forthcoming visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
26 Jul 2014
Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh is facing a power deficit of 156 million units a year against annual power demand of 793 MW, the state assembly was informed on Friday.
30 Jul 2014
London: If we continue doing what we are doing today to meet our energy demands, there will not be enough water in the world to quench the thirst of the world population by 2040, says a study.
30 Jul 2014
Gaza/Jerusalem: Over 100 Palestinians were killed in one of the bloodiest days in the three-week-long conflict in Gaza as fighting raged between Israel and Hamas with both sides ignoring international appeals for restraint even as the death toll neared 1,200.
16 Jul 2014
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh continued to face power outages on Wednesday due to technical glitches in some of the state's power plants, an official said.
10 Jul 2014
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Thursday termed the ongoing power crisis in the state temporary and called upon the people to be economic while using electricity for their daily consumption.
29 Jul 2014
Chandigarh: Haryana Power Minister Ajay Singh Yadav resigned here on Tuesday from the Bhupinder Singh Hooda-led Congress ministry alleging "bias" in several matters including recruitment and induction of members to various commissions and statutory bodies.
14 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday demanded an all-party meeting to discuss issues like rising prices and the power crisis in Delhi.
28 Jul 2014
Mumbai: Reliance Power has signed an agreement to acquire the entire 1,800 MW hydroelectricity portfolio of the Jaiprakash Group for over Rs 10,000 crore to register as India's biggest deal in the infrastructure sector other than telecom.
17 Jun 2014
New Delhi: The Central government has finally chalked out an action plan to permanently end the power crisis in the national capital. It has asked the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Najeeb Jung to draft a plan at the earliest in this regard.