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Southern power grid safe from tripping (Lead)


August 2nd, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 2 (IANS) Unlike India's northern, eastern and northeastern power grids which collapsed this week, the state-run Karnataka Power Corp Ltd (KPCL) Thursday said the southern power grid was ... Read more...

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‘Southern power grid safe from tripping’


August 2nd, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 2 (IANS) Unlike the country's northern, eastern and northeastern power grids which collapsed early this week, the state-run Karnataka Power Corporation Ltd (KPCL) Thursday claimed that the southern ... Read more...

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China to allow private capital in power industry


June 19th, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 19 (IANS) China will encourage private capital in the power industry, an area where only state-owned companies were previously allowed, according to the State Electricity Regulatory Commission.Private capital ... Read more...

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Kolkata power firm may hike tariff


August 9th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 9 (IANS) The RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group-owned city power utility company CESC may hike its tariff if the price of coal increases, said a company official Tuesday."If the prices ... 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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Power tariff goes up in Punjab


May 9th, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 9 (IANS) With the onset of summer, electricity consumers in Punjab have been given another shock. The power tariff in the state has been increased by nearly 12 ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh’s domestic power tariff up 22 percent


April 8th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, April 8 (IANS) Households in Chhattisgarh will now have shell out 40 paise extra for every unit of power consumed as the tariff for domestic consumers has gone up ... Read more...

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Opposition to agitate if power tariff hiked in Jharkhand


April 27th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 27 (IANS) The opposition parties in Jharkhand have threatened to launch an agitation if the state government implements the new power tariff from May 1.Jharkhand State Electricity Regulatory Commission (JSERC) ... Read more...

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Power to cost more in power-deficient Punjab (Lead, Recasting intro)


April 23rd, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 23 (IANS) Electricity rates in Punjab were hiked Friday to generate an additional revenue of Rs.950 crore even as most parts of the state are daily facing hours of unannounced ... Read more...

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Power to cost more in power-deficient Punjab


April 23rd, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 23 (IANS) The Punjab government Friday hiked the electricity rates to generate an additional revenue of Rs.950 crore even as most parts of the state are daily facing hours of ... Read more...

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Kerala software park land acquisition complete


February 8th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 8 (IANS) The Kerala government Monday said all formalities for acquisition of the remaining 245.89 acres for the development of Technocity, the next phase of Technopark software park near here, ... Read more...

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Punjab to ‘adjust’ enhanced power tariff


January 7th, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 7 (IANS) Buckling under pressure from its alliance partner Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and falling for populist measures, the Akali Dal-led Punjab government Thursday announced that the enhanced tariff ... Read more...

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Electricity to cost more in power-starved Punjab


September 8th, 2009 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 8 (IANS) Power-deficient Punjab has hiked electricity tariff, with the new rates becoming applicable from April next year. The Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission here Tuesday announced the revised tariff for ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh plans public-private model for power distribution


February 6th, 2009 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 6 (IANS) The public-private partnership model will first be implemented in the power sector in Uttar Pradesh, with an input-based franchisee system being proposed to be put in place in ... Read more...

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Power tariffs soar in Punjab


July 5th, 2008 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 5 (IANS) The Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission (PSERC) announced an increase of 8 to 11 paise per unit in the power tariffs for both domestic and industrial consumers in ... Read more...

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China allocates $2.2 bn for relief, quake toll over 60,000


May 24th, 2008 - 8:37 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, May 24 (Xinhua) The Chinese government has allocated 15.1 billion yuan ($2.2 billion) for quake relief operations so far, the country's finance ministry said Saturday.x The ministry said 11.1 billion yuan ... Read more...

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China quake toll rises to 34,000


May 19th, 2008 - 6:29 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, May 19 (Xinhua) The toll in last week's devastating earthquake in China rose to 34,073 Monday, relief headquarters of the State Council said. The quake, measuring eight on the Richter scale ... Read more...

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China left with just 12 days of coal reserves


April 24th, 2008 - 5:15 pm ICT by admin
London, April 24 (ANI): China has just 12 days of coal reserves left at most of its power stations, after the end of a cold and stormy winter.According to a report ... Read more...

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