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Power Ministry to launch GARV-II mobile app to ensure power access to all

Power Ministry to launch GARV-II mobile app to ensure power access to all

To ensure transparency in implementation of rural electrification programme, the Power Ministry will launch a new app, GARV-II, to provide real time data of all six lakh villages of the country.

"Earlier version of GARV mobile phone application used to provide data about rural electrification regarding 18,452 un-electrified villages. The new version GARV-II to be unveiled on Tuesday will provide real time data for all six lak villages in the country," a senior official told PTI.

 

Nepal aims to generate 10,000 MW hydropower in next ten years

Nepal aims to generate 10,000 MW hydropower in next ten years

Nepal has set a tentative plan to generate 10,000 MW of hydropower within the next ten years to meet the growing demand for electricity in the country.

The government has announced National Energy Crisis Reduction and Development Decade 2016-2026, with the projection that there will be a demand of 10...

NTPC to replace 11 GW of inefficient plants with Rs 50,000 crore investment

NTPC to replace 11 GW of inefficient plants with Rs 50,000 crore investment

NTPC will spend Rs 50,000 crore to replace 11,000 MW of ageing, inefficient plants with modern energy-efficient power stations, minister for power, coal, renewable energy and mines Piyush Goyal said.

The ambitious replacement programme is part of India's efforts to increase energy efficiency and redu...

CEA scales down power demand for next 10 years

CEA scales down power demand for next 10 years

The Central Electricity Authority has scaled down India's peak power demand over the next 10 years due to energy conservation measures, reduced the estimated coal requirement and ruled out the need for fresh investment in thermal power generation.

The projected peak demand at the end of 2021-22 is 23...

Most Odisha primary schools without power

Most Odisha primary schools without power

Majority of government primary schools across Odisha are functioning without electricity, Odisha Legislative Assembly was informed on Thursday.

In response to a query, School and Mass Education Minister Debi Prasad Mishra said of 34,238 government primary schools, 30,427 schools do not have power con...

Kiren Rijiju Accused of Fraud For Arunachal Hydro Projects

Kiren Rijiju Accused of Fraud For Arunachal Hydro Projects

Union minister of state for home Kiren Rijiju, his cousin Goboi Rijiju, a contractor in Arunachal Pradesh, the managing director and chairman and some other top officials of the North Eastern Electric Power Corporation (NEEPCO) have been named by Satish Verma, the chief vigilance officer (CVO) of th...

Energy efficiency steps help save 7000 MUs of power in 2015-16

Energy efficiency steps help save 7000 MUs of power in 2015-16

The power ministry said the country saved 7,378 million units of electricity worth Rs 4,866 crore through various energy efficiency measures taken during 2015-16.

In a bid to promote energy efficiency, Power Minister Piyush Goyal will present National Energy Conservation Awards 2016 tomorrow after in...

Over 40% Households in Odisha have no Power Connection

Over 40% Households in Odisha have no Power Connection

Though the Centre and the State Governments claimed to ensure electricity to all families by 2018, around 40% families in Odisha don't have electricity connections.

According to a written reply by the State Energy Minister Pranab Prakash Das in the Assembly, out of 96.53 lakh households in Odisha, 58...

SC rejects Reliance-Power’s commercial operation date for Sasan UMPP

SC rejects Reliance-Power’s commercial operation date for Sasan UMPP

In a setback to Reliance Power, the Supreme Court Thursday rejected the commercial operation date (COD) suggested by the firm for the first unit of its 4,000 MW Sasan Ultra Mega Power Plant (UMPP). The judgment is likely to impact the company's cash flow since acceptance of the COD would have pave t...

Telengana Electricity unions withdraw strike plan

Telengana Electricity unions withdraw strike plan

The Telangana electricity contract employees' unions have withdrawn their call for an indefinite strike from December 6, after lengthy discussions with Energy Minister G. Jagadish Reddy and chiefs of power utilities here on Saturday.

The call-off by the Telangana Electricity Trade Unions' Federation ...

Moody's upgrades India's power sector outlook to stable

Moody's upgrades India's power sector outlook to stable

Moody's has upgraded the outlook for India's power sector to stable from negative in view of surge in domestic coal production and likely improvement in discoms' financial health due to UDAY scheme.

"We have changed the outlook for the Indian power sector to stable from negative, because the increase...

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