Monday March 3, 2014
State-owned NTPC will construct a 2,640 MW power plant in Barethi in Chattarpur district of Madhya Pradesh at a cost of about Rs 18,000 crore.
Tuesday February 18, 2014
French power equipment maker Alstom on Tuesday said it won a $34-million contract to supply a pollution control system to state-run NTPC's Vindyachal Thermal Power plant in Madhya Pradesh.
Friday January 17, 2014
State-run NTPC's board on Friday approved an investment of Rs 12,532.44 crore for setting up a 1,600-MW thermal power project in Odisha.
Friday January 10, 2014
Tata Power said on Friday that fire broke out at a 250-MW unit of its thermal plant at Trombay. It also said that the reasons for "the event" as well as the damages would be ascertained in "due course".
Monday December 30, 2013
The government may de-link forest clearance of coal blocks for 4,000-MW Odisha ultra-mega power project (UMPP) with the environmental clearance accorded to the entire plant, so that delay in development of mines does not affect the construction of th...
Tuesday December 24, 2013
State-run power plant equipment manufacturer Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) has bagged a Rs 1,023-crore contract from Neyveli Lignite Corporation for supplying turbine generator package at a thermal power project in Tamil Nadu.
Tuesday December 24, 2013
Dubai-based Coal & Oil Group has received additional funding worth Rs 1,600 crore for its 1,200-MW project at Tuticorin in Tamil Nadu.
Wednesday November 20, 2013
This pact was signed at a meeting with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong, who is currently on a visit to India.
Tuesday November 19, 2013
The Rs 1,300 crore order includes supply and installation of the main plant package for the upcoming 500 MW Feroze Gandhi Unchahar Thermal Power Project in UP.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 16, 2013
Haryana Power Minister Ajay Yadav today said the state government plans to set up a 660-MW thermal unit of super critical technology at Yamunanagar.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 16, 2013
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veteran L.K. Advani will dedicate the 500 MW Hasdeo Thermal Power Expansion Project in Chhattisgarh's Korba town to the people of the state.
Thursday July 11, 2013
The order is for OPGC's 2X660 MW thermal power plant with third and fourth units. The project includes development of a captive coal mine and railway transportation system.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday June 28, 2013
Seven people, including two engineers, were injured when a boiler of a thermal power plant burst in Jharkhand's Bokaro district on Friday, police said.
India | Rashmi Rajput | Sunday February 17, 2013
All six units of the Parli thermal power plant in Beed district of Maharashtra have been shut down because of severe water shortage in the Marathwada region. The plant used to receive water from the Khadka dam but the supply was stopped as the water ...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 26, 2012
Two bikers were killed and another injured on Wednesday as a truck rammed into their motorcycle near Kanti thermal power plant in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district, police said.
Sunday December 9, 2012
Monnet Ispat and Energy is mulling setting up a 660 MW thermal power plant at Angul in Odisha at an investment of around Rs 4,000 crore.
India | Edited by Janaki Fernandes | Monday November 19, 2012
Twenty farmers in Bujbuja village of Katni district in Madhya Pradesh sit every day on funeral pyres, with kerosene and match sticks at arm's reach. This is a relay protest against acquisition of land by the government for a thermal power plant in th...
South | Press Trust of India | Friday June 29, 2012
Tension prevailed at Simhadri power unit of the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) at Parawada in the district on Thursday, when CISF jawans opened fire in the air to disperse protesters staging a sit-in outside the plant, police said.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 12, 2012
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Monday laid the foundation stone of 1,980 MW capacity thermal power plant in the state's Kanpur district.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 2, 2012
State-run National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) Ltd on Saturday commenced work on the first phase of the 4,000 megawatt super thermal power plant in Karnataka's Bijapur district.