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Slowdown hits electrical equipment industry


May 11th, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) The growth of India's electrical equipment industry fell to 6.6 percent in 2011-12 as compared to 13.7 percent in the previous year, industry data showed ... Read more...

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India seeks US investment in power sector


September 20th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, Sep 20 (IANS) Indian Power Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde Tuesday urged US entrepreneurs to invest in India's growing power sector.Addressing the US-India Economic Opportunities and Synergies Summit in ... Read more...

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Reliance Infra quarterly net profit rises 8 percent


August 11th, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 11 (IANS) Reliance Infra, part of the Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (ADAG), Thursday reported an 8 percent rise in net profit for the quarter ended June 30 at ... Read more...

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L&T; quarterly net profit rises 12 percent


August 8th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 8 (IANS) Engineering and construction major Larsen and Toubro Monday reported 12 percent increase in net profit at Rs.746.15 crore for the quarter ended June 30, against Rs.666.17 ... Read more...

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Bihar to restructure state power board


July 27th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 27 (IANS) In a bid to attract private investment in the power sector, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Wednesday said the state government will soon go ahead with the ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh to pump in Rs.17,000 cr in power sector


February 17th, 2011 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Feb 17 (IANS) Chhattisgarh government-run power companies will pump in Rs.17,000 crore in the state over the next three years to increase power production and also improve the power transmission and ... Read more...

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Reliance Infrastructure net profit up 11 percent


November 12th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 12 (IANS) Leading utility and infrastructure development firm Reliance Infrastructure, part of the Anil Dhirubhai Ambani group, Friday reported a 11 percent increase in net profit for the second quarter ... Read more...

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Pune women become expert electricians


October 16th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by ANI
By Shivaji SalukePune, Oct.16 (ANI): A group of about 150 enterprising women are being trained by the Maharashtra State Electricity Transmission Company Ltd (MSETCL) in Pune in maintaining the power transmission lines.Even ... Read more...

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Suzlon Energy bags Rs.1,149 crore wind power order


September 21st, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) India's wind turbine manufacturing major Suzlon Energy Tuesday said it has won a 202 MW order from a Kolkata-based Techno Electric Group for Rs.1,149 crore ($251.69 million). ... Read more...

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Power Minister Shinde to give away awards for performance in power sector


January 29th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 29 (ANI): Union Power Minister Sushilkumar Shinde will give away the National Awards for meritorious performance in power sector here today.The scope of the scheme was enlarged with a ... Read more...

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Canada promises India help over Rana, hopeful of nuclear deal (Roundup)


November 17th, 2009 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) Hoping to conclude a civil nuclear agreement soon, India and Canada Tuesday decided to expand their counter-terror cooperation by exchanging information about Tahawuur Hussain Rana, a ... Read more...

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India, Canada to talk free trade, clinch nuclear deal next year


November 17th, 2009 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) India and Canada Tuesday signed an agreement to boost energy security and another accord for launching negotiations for a free trade area between them, but could ... Read more...

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Reliance Infra net up 5 percent


April 23rd, 2009 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) The Anil Ambani-led Reliance Infrastructure Thursday said its standalone net profit rose 5 percent to Rs.1,138.88 crore in 2008-09 from Rs.1,084.63 crore the year before. The power distribution company, ... Read more...

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Tata Power begins commercial operations at Mumbai plant


March 30th, 2009 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) Tata Power has commenced commercial operations of a 250 MW coal-based thermal unit at the Trombay Thermal Power Station, it said here Monday. With this, the Trombay plant's generation ... Read more...

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Kerala sticks to its stand, would not split power board


September 27th, 2008 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode, Sep 27 (IANS) Kerala Electricity Minister A.K. Balan Saturday said the state government will stick to its decision to restructure the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) into a single company ... Read more...

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Kerala against splitting electricity board


September 21st, 2008 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode, Sep 21 (IANS) Kerala is not in favour of splitting the state electricity board into three companies as desired by the central government, Electricity Minister A.K. Balan said here Sunday. The ... Read more...

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Power self-sufficiency key to economic development: J-K governor


September 13th, 2008 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Sept 13 (ANI): The Government of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday called for self-reliance in power generation by optimum development of the hydel potential of the State as it would ... Read more...

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Reliance Energy, Tata Power eye Dishergarh Power Supply Corp


August 14th, 2008 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 14 (IANS) Reliance Energy Ltd, CESC Ltd and Tata Power Ltd have expressed interest in buying 57 percent stake in Dishergarh Power Supply Corp (DPSC), said a top official of ... Read more...

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Reliance Energy is now Reliance Infrastructure Ltd


April 28th, 2008 - 9:02 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, April 28 (IANS) Anil Ambani-promoted Reliance Energy Monday changed its name to Reliance Infrastructure Ltd, the company announced here. The infrastructure major has received the certificate from the registrar of companies, ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu firm to disburse Rs.12 billion loans


April 4th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, April 4 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu Power Finance and Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited (Power Finance) has set target of loan disbursal of Rs.12 billion this fiscal. The Tamil Nadu government-owned non-banking ... Read more...

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