Uttarakhand govt starts process of setting up six plants for generating electricity from solid waste
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON AUG 12, 2020 04:41 PM IST
As per the records of the pollution control board, around 300 megawatts of electricity can be generated from the waste generated in the state.
Power dept officials, Faridabad man booked for illegally supplying electricity to 45 farm houses in UP
By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2020 01:37 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Bhopal | By Ranjan | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON JUN 24, 2020 06:02 PM IST
A state BJP office-bearer in Bhopal who usually used to receive a bill of about Rs 15,000 per month against his domestic connection got a bill of more than Rs 50,000 in June.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Jayashree Nandi
UPDATED ON APR 14, 2020 02:31 AM IST
The dip in both electricity consumption and PM pollution is significant in India as per EPIC’s data analysis. India recorded a dip of 18.72% in electricity consumption on April 3 compared to December 2019 and a 6.8% in PM pollution on April 1.
Jaipur, Hindustan Times | By Sachin Saini
PUBLISHED ON APR 03, 2020 01:00 PM IST
A release from the chief minister’s office on Thursday night has said the decision will benefit nearly 1.3 million farmers and about 15 million domestic consumers.
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) | By Asian News International
PUBLISHED ON NOV 22, 2019 09:29 AM IST
Official stats reveal that there are 855 schools that are forced to function without electricity and other basic amenities in the state capital of Bhopal alone while in the Chhindwara district, which is home of Chief Minister Kamal Nath 2,620 schools are functioning similarly.
Kharagpur (West Bengal) | By Asian News International
PUBLISHED ON NOV 04, 2019 02:07 PM IST
The clothes were connected to a commercial super-capacitor. In the process, the researchers were able to reliably charge up to around 10 volts in almost 24 hours. This stored energy is enough to glow a white LED for more than 1 hour.
Kharagpur/Kolkata | By Indo Asian News Service
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2019 06:18 PM IST
The researchers have utilised tiny channels, so-called nano channels, in the cellulose-based fabric network traditionally woven, to generate electrical power through guided movement of saline water amidst continuous evaporation.
By Sajana Nambiar, Kalyan
UPDATED ON AUG 07, 2019 01:43 PM IST
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2019 03:30 PM IST
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s announcement came a day after the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission also reduced the burden on consumers by reducing fixed charges for most domestic connections up to 84 percent.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Hemendra Chaturvedi
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2019 11:36 AM IST
Sriniwas, the lineman working on contractual basis, was handed over a challan of Rs 500 by the cops of Line Par police station on Tuesday.
Asian News International | By Asian News International
PUBLISHED ON JUL 04, 2019 10:40 AM IST
This school has fans and bulbs, but no electricity. The students, sweating against 40-degree temperature, carry out their studies.
Hindustan Times | By Yesha Kotak, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2019 12:52 AM IST
Residents of Naushachapada have not applied for community forest rights under the Forest Rights Act
Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar | By Debabrata Mohanty
PUBLISHED ON MAY 11, 2019 02:33 PM IST
More than a week after cyclone Fani battered the Odisha coast lakhs of survivors continue to live in squalid conditions without power supply and food.
Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAY 04, 2019 12:23 AM IST
Adani Electricity, which took over the energy business in the city from Reliance Energy, started the work of laying underground cables and setting up a substation to supply power in March this year.
New Delhi, Bloomberg | By Rajesh Kumar Singh
UPDATED ON FEB 05, 2019 05:32 PM IST
The Union power ministry has formed a panel to examine if distribution companies should pay generators in advance for electricity purchases.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Anisha Dutta
PUBLISHED ON FEB 02, 2019 01:56 PM IST
This will comprise next generation infrastructure of roads, railways, seaports, airports, urban transport, gas and electric transmission and inland waterways.
Bloomberg, New Delhi | By Rajesh Kumar Singh
UPDATED ON DEC 10, 2018 09:16 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is nearing his deadline to electrify every Indian home. That job has become a little easier after 10 million homes, or about one-quarter of the goal, were chopped off the list of those in need of power.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Shishir Gupta
PUBLISHED ON NOV 05, 2018 07:49 AM IST
Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh and Assam are the large states lagging in terms of performance in the NDA government’s ambitious “Saubhagya” household electrification scheme with 18.8 million households electrified since October 11 last year with another 11 million awaiting electrification.
By Navroz K Dubash, Sunila Kale and Ranjit Bharvirkar
UPDATED ON SEP 17, 2018 07:51 AM IST
Electricity is invariably political in India. Far from depoliticising the sector, reform will require deeper, but careful engagement with politics.
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Leena Dhankhar
UPDATED ON JUN 17, 2018 09:52 AM IST
Gurugram is facing a 25% shortage in power supply this year, which leads to outages in the city.
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Dhananjay Jha
UPDATED ON JUN 17, 2018 09:43 AM IST
Expected to be ready by 2022, the Smart Grid project will curb theft and technical faults to save 120-150 MW electricity in the city every day.
Hindustan Times | By Gayatri Jayaraman
UPDATED ON JUN 11, 2018 08:49 AM IST
Microgrids help communities bypass the politics of power that prevents adivasi and remote households from gaining access to conventional electrical grids.
Hindustan Times, Barmer | By Mukesh Mathrani, Barmer:
UPDATED ON MAY 07, 2018 10:07 PM IST
Power department data shows that 2450 villages have been electrified by March 31, which means that 322 villages are waiting for electrification.
Indo Asian News Service, New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON MAY 01, 2018 07:31 PM IST
Narendra Modi on Sunday claimed that all villages in India have been provided electricity but the Congress argued that the credit goes to all governments before the current regime.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2018 11:36 PM IST
The rural electrification scheme to supply power to 18,452 census villages that have never seen power since Independence has been one of the pet schemes of PM Narendra Modi.
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Ananya Barua
UPDATED ON APR 10, 2018 04:50 PM IST
Students of a the PMC-run school had not paid the electricity bill for the past few months, resulting in Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDLC) officials to disconnect their connection.