Windmill makers in Tamil Nadu accused of opaque pricing

June 15th, 2012 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 15 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu Spinning Mills Association (TASMA) has decided to approach the Competition Commission of India if windmill makers failed to provide the capital expenditure break-up ... Read more...

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Neyveli Lignite to soon finalise power equipment suppliers

May 29th, 2012 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 28 (IANS) Integrated lignite mining-cum-power generator Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd (NLC) will order boilers and turbine generators for its proposed 2x500 MW power plant at ... Read more...

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Nuclear Power Corp achieves generation target for 2011-12

March 27th, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 27 (IANS) India's atomic power plant operator Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) Tuesday reached its target of generating 32,000 million units with an average plant load ... Read more...

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RInfra’s Dahanu power plant gets ISO 50001:2011 certification

September 23rd, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Reliance Infrastructure's Dahanu Thermal Power Station (DTPS) in Maharashtra's Thane district has become the first power generation company in the world to receive an ISO 50001:2011 ... Read more...

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India’s atomic scientists must pass psychological tests for jobs

July 30th, 2010 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 30 (IANS) The department of atomic energy (DAE) has made it mandatory for all job aspirants to pass psychological test before being hired by any of the units under it, ... Read more...

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Not receiving Pak Law Minister at airport can get lawyers the sack

July 7th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 7(ANI): Aamir Rehman was reportedly dismissed as Deputy Attorney General (DAG) by the Pakistan Law Ministry because he declined to receive Law Minister Babar Awan at the Lahore Airport.When asked ... Read more...

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LHC rejects Govt. objections in Zardari ‘dual office case’

June 22nd, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, June 22(ANI): The Lahore High Court (LHC) has dismissed a plea against the maintainability of a case challenging Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari holding two offices of interest.The court also rejected ... Read more...

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Government still to heed Madhya Pradesh’s demand for coal

April 25th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, April 25 (IANS) The Madhya Pradesh government has reiterated its demand to the central government for "adequate quantity of quality coal" for its thermal power plants but has so far ... Read more...

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New benchmark must for speedy achievement of power for all: Shinde

January 29th, 2010 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 29 (ANI): Union Power Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Friday called upon all concerned to establish new benchmarks for achieving the target of 'electricity to all' as expeditiously ... Read more...

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Madras Atomic Power Station unaffected by earthquake

August 11th, 2009 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 11 (IANS) It was business as usual at the two units of the Madras Atomic Power Station (MAPS) at Kalpakkam near here when an earthquake was felt in Tamil Nadu ... Read more...

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India’s uranium shortage woes to end: Kakodkar

August 2nd, 2009 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kalpakkam (Tamil Nadu), Aug 2 (IANS) Uranium shortage faced by Indian atomic power plants is expected to end by 2012-13 with the expansion of existing uranium mines and mills and development of ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh to have more power outages

June 28th, 2009 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 28 (IANS) Cities and towns across Madhya Pradesh will soon have more power outages as the gap between the demand and supply of electricity is widening, officials said. "As of now, ... Read more...

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Nuclear Power Corp to improve plant load factor

July 23rd, 2008 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kalpakkam, July 23 (IANS) The Nuclear Power Corp of India Ltd (NPCIL) is confident of improving its plant load factor (PLF) soon, said a top official. Interacting with reporters here on the ... Read more...

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Committee set up to ascertain quality of Chinese plant, equipment

July 6th, 2008 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mejia (West Bengal), July 6 (IANS) The Central Electricity Authority (CEA) has set up a technical committee to ascertain the suitability in Indian conditions of power plants and equipment provided by Chinese ... Read more...

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Oman Air targets expats, tourists and techies from Bangalore

June 17th, 2008 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 17 (IANS) Oman Air, the latest international airline to connect this IT hub of India with Muscat and the Gulf region, is targeting expatriates, tourists and techies from Karnataka state ... Read more...

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Neyveli Lignite wants majority stake in power project

May 27th, 2008 - 9:35 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, May 27 (IANS) Lignite mining-cum-power generation company Neyveli Lignite Corporation (NLC) Limited favours holding 51 percent stake in the proposed 2,000 MW coal-based power project in Orissa, said a top company ... Read more...

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Air India begins direct Bangalore-Dubai flight

March 31st, 2008 - 8:24 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, March 31 (IANS) State-run national carrier Air India (AI) Monday began a direct service from Bangalore to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to meet the growing demand for flights ... Read more...

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‘Judgement on Musharraf’s eligibility for another term by Nov 1′

November 14th, 2007 - 2:55 am ICT by admin

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Verdicts on Musharraf holding two offices may be reviewed: Pak SC

November 14th, 2007 - 2:52 am ICT by admin

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International Labour Organisation to seek union ban removal in Pakistan

November 14th, 2007 - 1:49 am ICT by admin

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