No coal, no power this Diwali
Oct 26, 2011
Crisis looms over power sector: CERC
Oct 13, 2011
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday January 2, 2014
China has agreed to lend Pakistan $6.5 billion to help build nuclear power stations including a 2,200-megawatt plant in Karachi, as Beijing increases its involvement in the cash-strapped country.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday October 11, 2013
Two thermal power stations at Vijayawada and Kadapa went into steam today as power employees in coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema regions of Andhra Pradesh resumed work after calling off their indefinite strike "temporarily" in view of cyclonic storm Ph...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday June 10, 2013
Areas across the Delhi on Monday reeled under outages for up to four hours due to cut in power supply by a number of generating stations and technical snag in the Northern Grid.
Monday June 10, 2013
ONGC and RIL bill their consumers like fertilizer plants and power stations in dollars. So every time the rupee dips against the dollar, their earnings go up.
Thursday May 16, 2013
India is calling in specialist monitors to improve the poor quality of coal it is getting for its power stations. Indian utilities complain that poor quality coal reduces the efficiency of power stations, requiring more fuel and an increased need for...
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday February 25, 2013
Pakistan was hit by a nationwide blackout for more than two hours after the breakdown of a major plant caused power stations to stop working across the country, officials said on Monday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 8, 2013
Parts of the capital on Tuesday witnessed power cuts owing to shortage of coal that resulted in power generating stations producing less electricity than normal levels.
Thursday January 3, 2013
Several areas in the city faced intermittent load-shedding today following cut in power supply by a number of generating stations due to shortage of coal.
World | Reuters | Sunday November 4, 2012
Victims of superstorm Sandy on the US East Coast struggled against the cold early on Sunday amid fuel shortages and power outages even as officials fretted about getting voters displaced by the storm to polling stations for Tuesday's presidential ele...
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 30, 2012
A record storm surge after Superstorm Sandy crippled power stations on New York's Manhattan island late on Monday, leaving 250,000 homes without electricity, New York mayor Michael Bloomberg said.
Wednesday October 24, 2012
Close to 65,000 MW of power generation capacity is held up in the country due to shortage in fuel supply by state-run Coal India, says a report. According to the latest CEA report, as many as 47 power stations suffered scarcity of fuel with stocks th...
India | Mid-Day.com | Thursday August 23, 2012
Last month, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had filed 67 complaints at police stations across the state under various sections of the Drugs and Magic Remedies (Objectionable advertisements) Act, 1955. These include complaints against advertise...
Tuesday May 8, 2012
Coal stock position at the thermal power stations in the country continue to be critical with as many as 29 plants receiving less fuel, leaving them with stocks for less than a week.
Tuesday March 27, 2012
The Environmental Protection Agency is expected to propose the long-delayed rules that limit emissions from all new US power stations, which would effectively bar the building of any new coal plants.
Karnataka | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 23, 2012
Karnataka urged the Centre to step up coal supply from public sector companies to its thermal power stations to help it overcome the power crisis faced by the state.
Thursday December 22, 2011
Coal India Ltd said it has supplied more coal than committed under the Fuel Supply Agreement to power stations this month, till December 20.
Thursday December 15, 2011
NTPC has kick started the process of setting up five MW and 15 MW solar stations in Orissa, Himachal Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh.
NDTV Correspondent | Saturday October 29, 2011
The board at its meeting held on October 29, 2011 has approved for the same
India | NDTV Correspondent | Monday October 17, 2011
The Coal India workers union are threatening to go on a three day strike. Coal India accounts for over 80 percent of domestic coal production. The strike could aggravate shortage of coal supplies to power plants. Over 40 power stations have coal stoc...
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 2, 2010
Dense fog over northern India led to total blackout in many parts of Punjab, Haryana and Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday morning due to disruption in transmission lines. The northern grid tripped at around 3.02 am following a technical snag in transmis...