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Finnish power firm opens shop in India


September 18th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Finish power generation company Fortum, known for its low emissions and energy efficient technology, launched its India operations Tuesday."Our aim in India is to look ... Read more...

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Big India plans for next-gen Finnish power company


September 13th, 2012 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Helsinki, Sep 13 (IANS) Finnish power generation company Fortum, which focusses on low emissions, resource-efficiency and energy security, sees energy-hungry India as a market with huge potential."India is important for ... Read more...

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Techincal problems continue to dog Neyveli lignite unit


April 10th, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 10 (IANS) Mining-cum-power generation company Neyveli Lignite Corporation's 250 MW plant in Neyveli in Tamil Nadu has been down for the past 10 days owing to mechanical and ... Read more...

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Neyveli Lignite to add 250 MW power this fiscal


December 24th, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 24 (IANS) Integrated mining-cum-power generation company Neyveli Lignite Corporation (NLC) is confident of generating 250 MW power from its two units in Rajasthan and light up two other ... Read more...

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Singapore’s power demand falls in October


November 23rd, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Nov 23 (IANS) Singapore's power demand in October fell by 3 percent year-on-year, reflecting a slowdown in economic activities, a media report said Wednesday.While the statistics were not yet ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh to add 1,500 MW power by 2012


November 22nd, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 22 (IANS) Coal-rich Chhattisgarh will add 1,500 MW electricity by 2012 that will raise its power generation capacity to 3,424 MW from the current 1,924 MW, official sources ... Read more...

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Neyveli Lignite set to light 250 MW unit


November 21st, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 21 (IANS) Integrated mining-cum-power generation company Neyveli Lignite Corporation (NLC) is planning to light up one of the two 250 MW Circulating Fluidised Bed Combustion (CFBC) boilers Friday, ... 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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Neyveli Lignite to power capacity to 4,640 MW by 2015


July 8th, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 8 (IANS) Integrated mining-cum-power generation company Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd. (NLC) Friday said it would increase its power capacity to 4,640 MW by 2015.In a statement issued here, ... Read more...

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Filing of case against top Neyveli Lignite official stayed


July 8th, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 8 (IANS) The Madras High Court Friday stayed the order of a lower court ordering Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to register and investigate a complaint against Neyveli ... Read more...

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Neyveli Lignite denies fraud charges


July 5th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 5 (IANS) Integrated mining cum power generation company Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd (NLC) Tuesday said the complaint filed by its workers' union about alleged fudging of its accounts ... Read more...

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NTPC commissions 660 MW supercritical unit in Chhattisgarh


June 28th, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) State-run thermal power generation company NTPC Tuesday commissioned its new 660 MW supercritical power unit, which it says is more efficient and environment friendly, at ... Read more...

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German firm to support Maharashtra photovoltaic project


June 17th, 2011 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 17 (IANS) TÜV SÜD, a German multinational, will provide quality assurance services during the realisation of Maharashtra government's a major photovoltaic (PV) power project in Dhule district, an ... Read more...

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Snag leaves Metro commuters stranded in tunnel


June 7th, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Travellers on Delhi Metro's Jahangirpuri-Gurgaon line had a harrowing experience Tuesday afternoon when a train remained stuck in a tunnel for close to an hour ... Read more...

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Neyveli Lignite blames BHEL for production hitch


May 28th, 2011 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 27 (IANS) Integrated mining-cum-power generation company Neyveli Lignite Corporation (NLC) is facing production problem because of the hitch in the boiler provided by power equipment major Bharat Heavy ... Read more...

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GMR Infrastructure divests stake to Chinese company


April 12th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) GMR Infrastructure Tuesday said it had completed the divestment of 50 percent stake in power generation firm InterGen to China's Huaneng Group for over $1.2 ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh power firm rapped for delayed projects


March 29th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, March 29 (IANS) State-run Chhattisgarh State Power Generation Company Limited (CSPGCL) failed to complete four projects in the state in time, resulting in generation losses of Rs.1,245.19 crore, a ... Read more...

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Himachal’s hydropower project to be commissioned by 2013


March 4th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 4 (IANS) A mega hydropower project in Himachal Pradesh that was caught in an administrative logjam after the central environment and forests ministry objected to the transfer of ... Read more...

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Another Himachal dam project caught in logjam


November 4th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, Nov 4 (IANS) Another mega hydropower project in Himachal Pradesh has been caught in an administrative logjam after the central environment and forests ministry objected to the transfer of ... Read more...

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NTPC commissions first unit of Jhajjar plant for Games


October 11th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Power utility NTPC has commissioned the first unit of its 1,500-MW Jhajjar project in Haryana to meet the energy needs of the ongoing Commonwealth Games.The 500-MW plant ... Read more...

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Reliance Power concludes India’s largest fundraiser


September 28th, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Top private energy-generation firm Reliance Power Tuesday said it has successfully concluded India's largest fundraising exercise by any company worth Rs.50,000 crore ($11.1 billion) to finance 10,000 MW ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh creates 3,825-km roads in one year


August 16th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Aug 16 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh government has built 3,825-km-long new roads in the past one year, Chief Minister Raman Singh said Monday. "The state is working out a plan to build up ... Read more...

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Bangladesh Army to generate, sell power


July 16th, 2010 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 16 (IANS) A company floated by the Bangladesh Army will produce 50 MW power at an army camp outside the national capital and sell it to the government. The state-run Power ... Read more...

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Neyveli Lignite workers call off strike after wage accord


July 6th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 6 (IANS) Two major unions of the Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd (NLC) called off their six-day strike Tuesday after hammering out a wage agreement. The two unions - DMK-backed NLC ... Read more...

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Raja seeks coal minister’s intervention to end NLC strike


July 1st, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 1 (IANS) Communications Minister A. Raja Thursday urged the Minister of State for Coal, Shriprakash Jaiswal, to intervene in the wage negotiations and help end the strike at the mining and ... Read more...

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Government to sell NTPC’s 5 % stake by February 3


January 15th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 15 (ANI): Power Generation Company, NTPC said on Friday, the government plans to get rid of five percent stake in the company through the follow on public offer that ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh allows electricity board to buy coal abroad


October 21st, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Oct 21 (IANS) The Madhya Pradesh government has given a green signal to the state electricity board to import coal from other countries for meeting the increasing demand of power ... Read more...

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Neyveli Lignite concludes bonus agreement with workers


October 9th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 9 (IANS) Permanent and contract workers of mining-cum-power generation company Neyveli Lignite Corp (NLC) resumed duty Thursday night after concluding a bonus agreement with the management. "The talks between the ... Read more...

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Shinde inaugurates NTPC anchored event


February 13th, 2009 - 8:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 13 (ANI): Union Minister of Power Sushilkumar Shinde here today inaugurated a two-day NTPC anchored event ''Imagineering for Brave New World Indian Power Stations''. Delivering his inaugural address ... Read more...

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Delhi faces power shortage of 600 MW


January 9th, 2009 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Delhi faced a power shortage of about 600 MegaWatt (MW) Friday due to the indefinite strike by officers of public sector oil firms that resulted in the ... Read more...

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A.R.Ansari is head of Neyveli Lignite Corp


December 18th, 2008 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 18 (IANS) A.R. Ansari has been appointed new chairman and managing director of the more than Rs.36 billion revenue lignite mining-cum-power generation company Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd (NLC). Earlier ... Read more...

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NTPC first quarter revenue up six percent


July 30th, 2008 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) India's largest power generation company, the National Thermal Power Corp (NTPC), has posted a total income of Rs.102.56 billion during the first quarter this fiscal, which is ... Read more...

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Neyveli Lignite Corp facing another crippling strike


July 15th, 2008 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, July 15 (IANS) With the Neyveli Lignite Corp. Ltd. (NLC) in Tamil Nadu set to see another strike from Friday, not all seems well in this state-run lignite mining ... Read more...

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Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam to set up power project in Nepal, eyes Georgia, Bhutan (Lead)


June 24th, 2008 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 24 (IANS) Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd (SJVN), the hydro-power generation company promoted by the Centre and the Himachal Pradesh government, will set up a power plant in Nepal, a ... Read more...

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Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam eyes Georgia, Bhutan


June 24th, 2008 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, June 24 (IANS) Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd (SJVN), the hydro-power generation company promoted by the Centre and the Himachal Pradesh government, plans to spread its wings abroad, a ... Read more...

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