Coal stocks at power plants touch 19 days
At the closure of December 2019 total coal stock at power plants and mine mouth was 57 million tonnes. Stocks at pit heads stood at 25.3 million tonnes, ahead by 2.1 million tonnes than a year ago period. Stocks at power plants stood at 31.63 million tonnes, sufficient for 18 days’ consumption, more than twice last year’s stock.
Indian Railways’ first waste to energy plant commissioned
The plant has a catalytic converter and it converts the waste materials into light ...
Novak Djokovic's winning formula: no meat, a plant-based diet
The Wimbledon 2019 champion said that he gave up meat more than four years ago.
Rly commissions govt's first waste to energy plant; to turn e waste, plastic into light diesel oil
The foot print of the plant is small hence the area required for installing it is less when compared with conventional method of processing. All constituents are converted into valuable energy thereby making it zero discharge process.
Zuari Agro shuts NPK plant due to non-availability of raw material
"NPK - a plant of the company has been shut down due to non-availability of raw material. We will inform you once the plant operations resume," the company said in a BSE filing.
Man claims he planted crude bomb in Mangaluru Airport, surrenders
The curious case of a crude bomb at the Mangalore International Airport two days ago seemed to have ended on Wednesday with possible suspect Aditya Rao (35) surrendering before the Bengaluru police on Wednesday.
ICRA expects Budget to focus on power discoms, RE and gas plants revival
Credit rating agency ICRA on Wednesday said it expects Union Budget for FY21 to continue focus on measures for power distribution network strengthening and renewables.
Mangaluru airport bomb case: Man who planted IED surrenders before police
A 36-year-old man, who is suspected to have planted the explosive at the Mangaluru Intentional Airport, surrendered before the police here o...
Adani Power drives Indian utilities' coal imports to 4-yr high
Imports rose 21% in 2019 to 69.51 million tonnes, data from the Central Electricity Authority showed. Adani's "Ultra mega" power plant in Mundra in western India accounted for a fourth of the imports, with its shipments rising 75% to 17.35 million tonnes.
Samsung to set up India’s 1st mobile display plant
The South Korean company is investing more than Rs 3,500 crore in this facility in Noida, as per a regulatory filing with the Registrar of Companies (RoC). It could later be expanded to manufacture displays of other devices as well.
China's Great Wall agrees to buy General Motors' India plant
Great Wall, one of the biggest sellers of sports-utility vehicles (SUV) in China, is expected to pay about $250 million to $300 million to acquire the plant, one of the sources sai
New low-cost method to turn plant waste into biofuels
The approach features an ammonia-salt based solvent that rapidly turns plant fibres into sugars needed to make ethanol.
Solar plant set up at NIT-Agartala to save on power bill
Union Minister of State for Human Resource Development (MHRD), Sanjay Dhotre formally inaugurated the solar power plant, sanctioned by the union Ministry of New and Renewable Energy
JSPL's coal gasification-based DRI plant in Odisha resumes operation
Jindal Steel and Power Ltd (JSPL) said its coal gasification-based DRI plant at Angul district in Odisha has resumed operation. The plant was not operational for long due to the scarcity of coal.
USFDA classifies inspection of Lupin's Tarapur facility as 'Official Action Indicated'
According to FDA's definitions, Official Action Indicated means "objectionable conditions were found and regulatory administrative sanctions by FDA are indicated" during inspections. The company, however, said that it does not believe this inspection classification will have an impact on disruption of supplies or the existing revenues from operations of this facility.
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