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Electricity output falls for sixth straight month in August

In the second half of August, electricity generation declined 4.5%, compared with a 2.6% increase during the first fifteen days of the month

01 Sep 2020 4:39 PM

FinMin mulls stress fund for infra sector: Housing Secretary Mishra

As my information, the discussion for stress fund is on in the Finance Ministry, said Housing Secretary Durga Shanker Mishra.

19 Aug 2019 6:55 PM

UK power operator says 'no malicious intent' behind mass blackout

Large swathes of the country were hit overnight by high winds and heavy rain, threatening further travel disruption through the weekend.

10 Aug 2019 7:44 PM

Adani plans Rs 5,500 cr investment for UP in power, food processing

Under food processing segment, rice and flour mills, kachchi ghani refining facility will be set up in UP, said Gautam Adani.

28 Jul 2019 6:49 PM

Government will compensate for load sheddings: Power Minister

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had announced in the budget that a package for the power sector would soon be brought by the government.

14 Jul 2019 8:45 PM


Uttar Pradesh plans to incorporate 1500 MW solar projects by next year

To boost the use and generation of green energy, the state government has launched Uttar Pradesh Solar Energy Policy 2017.

26 Jun 2019 4:43 PM

Manufacturing sector outlook moderates in Apr-Jun: Ficci survey

The percentage of respondents expecting low or same production is 59 per cent in Q1, compared to 46 per cent in Q4 of 2018-19.

23 Jun 2019 6:17 PM

Industrial growth at 6-month high of 3.4 per cent in April

IIP growth mainly on account of improvement in mining and power generation, according to official data.

12 Jun 2019 6:17 PM

NTPC Q4 profit jumps 48.7 pc to Rs 4,350.32 cr; announces 25 pc final dividend

The company's standalone net profit in January-March 2018 was Rs 2,925.59 crore, an NTPC statement said.

25 May 2019 4:39 PM

Newly launched Truvison AC claims unique ‘Power saving feature,’ ‘Beauty Sleep Mode’

The Truvison AC promises to bring in comfort and claims that its equipped with Beauty Sleep Mode.

26 Apr 2019 11:16 AM


Higher tariff in auction for mid-term PPA auction positive for power producers: ICRA

Government had brought the scheme to give relief to coal-fired power plants which were operational but starving for coal.

25 Apr 2019 7:34 PM

Digitek wireless charging pad DPWC-10W review: Pure convenience

Devices can be charged between 5W, 7.5W and 10W, depending on the phone and connected charger ratings respectively.

18 Apr 2019 1:51 PM

New IBM technology to help prevent power outages

Vegetation can cause disruption for energy companies, often growing over or obstructing power transmission lines.

07 Feb 2019 10:08 AM

Bill Gates' nuclear venture hits snag amid US restrictions on China deals: WSJ

Gates said that regulations in the US are currently too restrictive to allow the reactor prototype to be built domestically.

02 Jan 2019 9:26 AM

Tesla slashes prices on home solar systems to spur sales

Tesla deployed just 93MW of solar in the third quarter, down from SolarCity’s more than 200MW a quarter in early 2016.

16 Nov 2018 10:18 AM


Silicon eyed as way to boost electric car battery potential

Silicon could, if adopted en masse for EV batteries, help boost energy storage.

16 Nov 2018 9:11 AM

Adopting solar power can help you earn money

Consumers can feed surplus power into the state’s power grid and receive a credit on the bill.

30 Jun 2018 1:37 PM

Language is linked with power, says Prof Alok Rai

Speaking at fifth Agyeya Memorial Lecture on ‘Struggle for Language’, litterateur talks about language’s struggle against itself.

19 Dec 2017 1:40 PM

Men seen as less powerful when wife keeps her surname

The study examined whether peoples perceptions of a mans personality vary depending on whether his wife adopts his surname or keeps her own.

22 Nov 2017 12:04 PM

Gionee joins the 18:9 display war, M7 Power smartphone launched

The phone comes with 3D imaging capabilities and features dual Whatsapp mode.

16 Nov 2017 12:06 PM