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Two trucks blown up on Myanmar border

May 22nd, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, May 22 (IANS) Armed members of an ethnic group have blown up two trucks near Myanmar's eastern border with Thailand, state media reported Tuesday.The trucks were blown up by ... Read more...

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Assam ready for more power reforms

May 16th, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, May 16 (IANS) Assam is gearing up for the second phase of power reforms to increase electricity generation, Power Minister Pradyut Bordoloi said here Wednesday.He said the state was ... Read more...

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Solar and wind energy to light up remote Kashmir areas

December 26th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Dec 26 (IANS) Some remote and inaccessible border areas in Jammu and Kashmir will soon get electrified through solar and wind energy.This is being done under the Remote Village ... Read more...

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Magsaysay awardee plans to electrify 1,000 rural homes

November 21st, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 21 (IANS) Magsaysay Award winner Harish Hande has roped in US-based Applied Materials Inc to electrify about 1,000 village households and 10 rural schools across Karnataka using solar ... Read more...

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Northeastern India’s largest power project to ease electricity woes

November 21st, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Nov 21 (IANS) The electricity crisis in northeastern India is set to ease when the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation's (ONGC) first mega power project -- the largest ... Read more...

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Himachal seeks gas-based power plant

March 2nd, 2011 - 1:48 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 1 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh has asked the centre for a gas-based thermal power plant to meet its increassed demand during winter, Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal said Tuesday."The ... Read more...

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Iran to remove fuel from its first nuclear power plant

February 27th, 2011 - 9:24 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 27 (IANS) Iran's envoy to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has said the fuel placed inside the reactor of the country's first nuclear power plant will be temporarily removed ... Read more...

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Iran’s Bushehr nuclear power plant to join national grid in April

January 29th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 29 (ANI): Iran's Atomic Energy Organization (AEOI) chief Ali Akbar Salehi has said the country's Bushehr nuclear power plant is to join the national power grid in early April.Salehi ... Read more...

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Iran’s nuclear plant to begin production in April

January 29th, 2011 - 9:04 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Jan 29 (IANS) Iran's first nuclear reactor built in the southern city of Bushehr will be connected to the country's electricity generation network by April, Iranian nuclear authority has said.The plant ... Read more...

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India, Laos sign agreements to give modern content to 2000-year-old friendship

September 10th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Vientiane (Laos), Sep 10 (ANI): To give modern content to a historic friendship of over 2000 years, India and Laos on Friday signed a series of agreements to strengthen their age-old ties.The ... Read more...

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Terrorists planning cyber war against Britain, warns Lord West

June 25th, 2009 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 25(ANI): Britain's Security Minister, Lord West, has issued a warning about terrorists' intentions of using the internet to launch a cyber-warfare campaign against the UK.Lord West issued the warning as ... Read more...

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West to cooperate with Iran on nuclear reactor: Official

October 19th, 2008 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Oct 19 (DPA) An Iranian nuclear official claimed Sunday that Western countries had declared their readiness to cooperate with Iran in the construction of its first home-made nuclear reactor in southwestern ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka approves power deal with India

July 25th, 2008 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
By P. Karunakharan Colombo, July 25 (IANS) Sri Lanka has approved a proposal for a mega underwater power transmission deal with India to meet a major part of the soaring power needs in ... Read more...

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India offers solar power to Bangladeshi village

February 19th, 2008 - 3:18 pm ICT by admin
Dhaka, Feb 19 IANS) India has proposed electrification of a village in Bangladesh with solar power as part of the energy cooperation initiative in the South Asian region. The Indian high commission ... Read more...

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Chinese power plant uses harmful methane gas for producing electricity

February 3rd, 2008 - 7:14 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 3 (ANI): In a unique initiative, China has started the world's largest cow-dung methane power plant in the Inner Mongolia region, thus using the greenhouse gas methane for generating electricity ... Read more...

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