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Overall power shortage down to 0.7 per cent in 2016-17: Government

By : SustainabilityO..., May 25, 2017

The government today said that the energy shortage has came down to 0.7 per cent in 2016-17.

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Mix waste processing facility on Pune Municipal Corporation radar

By : SustainabilityO..., May 23, 2017

The civic body has proposed to set up a mix waste processing unit of 750-tonne capacity at Uruli Devachi producing electricity, manure and refuse-derived fuel (RDF), two weeks after chief...

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Rural Electrification Programme On Track, Meeting Chaired By PM Modi Told

By : SustainabilityO..., May 10, 2017

The rural electrification programme is proceeding swiftly, with over 13,000 villages electrified out of a total of 18,452 and is on track for completion within the targeted 1000 days, a meeting...

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Push for electricity to the last 4,141 villages by 2018: Piyush Goyal

By : SustainabilityO..., May 4, 2017

Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday said that "a final push" is needed to provide electricity to the 4,141 un-electrified villages in the country by 2018.

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Solar tariff fixed at Rs 4.36 per unit for Megawatt scale plants

By : SustainabilityO..., Apr 13, 2017

The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) has fixed Rs 4.36 per unit as the new tariff for new grid-connected megawatt (MW)-scale solar photovoltaic plants. This is the tariff solar...

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Minister launches mobile app for interface with discoms

By : SustainabilityO..., Apr 13, 2017

Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday launched the 'Urja Mitra' mobile application that allows consumers across India to exchange real-time information with electricity distribution...

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Saligao waste plant in Goa produces 7,000kW daily

By : SustainabilityO..., Apr 13, 2017

The state-of-the-art solid waste treatment plant at Saligao on Wednesday began supplying surplus power generated by it to the state electricity grid.

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Mizoram is 27th state in Uday discom debt restructure scheme

By : SustainabilityO..., Apr 4, 2017

Mizoram has become the 27th state to join the central government’s Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojana (Uday) debt restructuring scheme for states’ electricity distribution companies (discoms), an...

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Solar energy reaches another milestone, electricity generation reaches over 10 billion units in January

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 31, 2017

Figures released by the Central Electricity Authority today show that the Indian solar energy sector crossed a milestone in January – generating over 10 billion units of electricity for the...

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India becomes net exporter of power for the first time: Government

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 30, 2017

India has become a net exporter of electricity during the April-February period this fiscal for the first time, Power Ministry today said.

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