Sterlite commissions first unit of Jharsuguda power plant
Sterlite Energy Ltd , the energy arm of the London-based Vedanta Group, has become the single largest power producer in private sector in the country with commissioning of its first unit.
Vedanta aims to achieve 3,615 MW at Jharsuguda by end-next year
Vedanta Aluminium Ltd (VAL), a unit of Anil Agarwal-led Vedanta Resources PLC, on Sunday said it has invested Rs 40,000-crore in its Orissa projects and is aiming to achieve 3,615 MW capa...
Jumbo herd wreaks havoc in villages
Wild elephants are giving sleepless nights to people living in villages on the Sambalpur-Jharsuguda border.The animals are staying inside forest during the day and entering villages at night.
Orissa to get second airport at Jharsuguda
The Centre plans to set up another airport at Jharsuguda in western Orissa besides upgrading the existing Biju Patnaik Airport.
Vedanta's alumina refinery shuts down in Odisha
Unable to secure bauxite despite concerted efforts, the Vedanta group has shut down its one million tonne alumina refinery in Odisha's Kalahandi district.
Vedanta to invest Rs 10,000 cr more to complete Jharsuguda power projects
The VAL has also plans to set up an Aluminium Park in Jharsuguda at an estimated cost Rs 15000-Rs 20000 cr that will co-locate multiple downstream industries.
Vedanta asks Odisha to clear Rs 700-cr power bill
The Vedanta Group today said it wanted the Odisha government to pay Rs 700 crore towards cost of power drawn from the company's thermal unit at Jharsuguda.
Odisha HC directs Nalco to allow Vedanta's bid on surplus alumina
In a writ petition filed in the Odisha High Court earlier this month, Vedanta sought judicial intervention to be eligible to bid for purchasing alumina from the state-run Nalco.
Vedanta suffers another green blow in Orissa
Environmental issues have again affected Vedanta Resources, with its power producing arm, Sterlite Energy, forced to temporarily shut its power plant at Jharsuguda in Orissa.
Runaya refining goes green with Odisha plant
This technology is being introduced for the first time in South East Asia, an official statement said.
6 killed in fire mishap at MSP Mettalics plant in Orissa
At least six people were killed and several others injured in a fire on Monday night at a steel plant in Jharsuguda, Orissa.
Domestic coal cannot keep up with demand: ICRA
Notwithstanding the healthy growth, on September 30, 22 non-pithead power plants had less than 7 days of coal stock.
MCL signs MoU with BAIF for Rs 20-Cr CSR project in Odisha
The company will spend Rs 20.29 crore for the CSR project 'Utthaan' in the next five-and-half-a-year under this Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).
Vedanta gets Supreme Court nod to bid for Nalco’s alumina tenders
A three-judge Supreme Court panel said Vedanta’s foreign units can bid for Nalco’s alumina tenders meant for exports.
From scrap dealer to bad press magnate, Sterlite lays bare Anil Agarwal's predicament
Even if the intent is right, Agarwal comes across as transactional and opportunistic. At times, even his financial investors have gone against him.
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