Power Minister chairs meeting on action plan for enhancing the investment by power sector CPSEs in renewable Energy Projects

(08 Sep 2021)

A meeting to discuss the Action Plan for enhancing the investment by power sector CPSEs in renewable Energy Projects, was held under the Chairmanship of Shri R.K Singh, Union Minister of Power & NRE yesterday. Representative of all Hydro CPSEs, NTPC Ltd., MNRE and SECI were present in the meeting.Following decisions were arrived during the meeting:

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India is world leader in Energy Transition and intends to continue leading the path

(08 Sep 2021)

India is among one of the few countries globally which has kept to its Paris Climate Change (COP21) commitments along with an exponential increase in renewable energy capacity. Considering the pace of development in the energy sector, India is determined to not only achieve, but to exceed its NDC commitments well within the committed time frame. This was stated by Union Minister of P...

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Renewable energy and Energy efficiency are among the key pillars of Indian climate change strategies: Shri Bhupender Yadav

(08 Sep 2021)

Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri Bhupender Yadav held a meeting with H.E. Dr Sultan Al Jaber, UAE Climate Envoy and Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology virtually today and discussed issues relating to COP 26, renewable energy and other related matters.

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Ministry of Coal Constitutes Task Force and Expert Committee to Prepare Road Map for Coal based Hydrogen Production

(07 Sep 2021)

On India’s 75 th Independence Day, the Prime Minster announced a Hydrogen Mission. Coal is one of the important sources of hydrogen making (Brown Hydrogen) apart from Natural Gas (Grey hydrogen) and renewable energy (Green Hydrogen) through electrolysis. In case of renewable energy (Green Hydrogen) surplus solar power is used to electrolyze water into hydrogen...

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Union Power Secretary Takes Important Meeting

(06 Sep 2021)

Secretary, Union Ministry of Power, Shri Alok Kumar, today had an important meeting where he reviewed:

1)The coal stock position at Thermal Power Plants;and

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IREDA to Support TANGEDCO in Green Energy projects; MoU Signed

(06 Sep 2021)

Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Ltd. (IREDA) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Tamil Nadu Generation & Distribution Corporation Limited (TANGEDCO), for providing its technical expertise in developing Renewable Energy projects and fund raising.  

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Coal India Ltd.(CIL) Launches New Software For Enhanced Assessment of Coal Resources

(04 Sep 2021)

Coal India Ltd (CIL), under the Ministry of Coal has launched a new software named “Spectral Enhancement” (SPE), which will help in identifying thin coal seams under the earth crust and improve assessment of coal resources using seismic survey during coal exploration process.

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Interventions decided upon in review, by Union Minister for Power, New & Renewable Energy Shri R.K Singh, of Coal supply position in thermal power plants

(04 Sep 2021)

In the light of the increasing power demand, the Union Minister for Power, New & Renewable Energy Shri R.K. Singh reviewed the coal position of power plants on 3rd Sept,2021. TheSecretaries and Senior officers of the Ministry of Power, Ministry of Coal, Railways, Coal Companies, Power Utilities and Central Electricity Authority (CEA) were present.

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Shri RK Singh takes review of thermal power plants

(04 Sep 2021)

Shri RK Singh, Union Minister for Power and New and Renewable Energy held an extensive review meeting with representatives from the Ministry of Power (MOP), Ministry of Coal, Central Electricity Authority (CEA), Railways, and the power PSUs here last evening. Taking a detailed and comprehensive review of the coal stock position at individual thermal power plants (TPPs), he directed t...

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Electric Vehicle Charging Station in Meghalaya

(04 Sep 2021)

Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (POWERGRID), has laid the foundation stone for first ever Electric Vehicle Charging Station (EVCS) in the state of Meghalaya at its office complex yesterday at Lapalang, Shillong.

The EVCS are being developed un...

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