Punjab chemical factory

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Massive Fire Breaks Out At Chemical Plant In Mohali, 5 Injured

In Punjab's Mohali region, a massive fire broke out at a chemical factory, on September 27. According to reports, at least 5 workers were injured in the blaze, while many are feared to have faced burn injuries. Out of the injured, two have been admitted to Mohali Civil Hospital and three to nearby Civil Hospital. More than 20 fire tenders from the Mohali and Ropar districts rushed to the spot.

Wed, 27 Sep 2023 - 03:36 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Mohali, Power Plant, Chemical Factory, Fire Incident, Injured

Mukesh Ambani

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Mukesh Ambani Announces Investment In Andhra Pradesh

Mukesh Ambani, the CEO of Reliance, announced a huge investment for Andhra Pradesh, to establish a 10 gigawatt power plant. On March 3, Ambani who participated in the Andhra Pradesh Global Investors Summit 2023 and expressed happiness. He said, "AP is the second state with the longest coastline and lauded the CM YS Jagan's work for development. The two-day Global Investors' Summit will conclude on March 4… read-more

Fri, 03 Mar 2023 - 06:37 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: AP Government, Power Plant, Mukesh Ambani, Investment, YS Jaganmohan Reddy

Courtesy: The Hans India

Sheikh Hasina-PM Narendra Modi

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Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina To Visit India, Meet PM Modi

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina is scheduled to visit India on a three-day tour, in the next week. During the India visit, PM Hasina will be meeting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and union ministers. The visit and meetings will be a crucial step to enhancing bilateral relations between India-Bangladesh. Furthermore, during the meeting, the duo will be discussing security, defence cooperation, and open a joint 132 MW power plant.

Sun, 04 Sep 2022 - 04:50 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: PM Narendra Modi, PM Sheikh Hasina, India visit, Bilateral Discussions, Power Plant

Courtesy: ANI

Coal truck

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Centre Asks Power Plants To Import 10% Coal To Boost Supply

The central government has asked the power plants to add 10% of the imported coal to boost the supply, amid the ongoing coal crisis. It also warned the states that federal companies will curb their power supplies if they are found selling electricity on power exchanges to cash in on surging prices. Over half of India’s 135 coal-fired power plants have fuel stocks that will last three days or less.

Wed, 13 Oct 2021 - 05:00 PM / by Akansha Tiwari

Tags: Power Plant, Coal, fuel stock, Electricity, Indian government

Courtesy: Economic Times

Coal Reserve

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India's Energy Crisis Worsens; Coal Reserves 'Running Low'

At the end of last month, India's coal-fired power plants had an average of four days worth of fuel on hand, the lowest level in years. More than half of the plants are on high alert for outages, and spot electricity costs have increased. Spot power rates have risen since coal is utilized to generate over 70% of the energy. The government is developing rules in case idle power plants need restarting.

Tue, 05 Oct 2021 - 01:59 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Coal, India, power crisis, Power Plant

Courtesy: NDTV

power plants

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5% Of Earth's Power Plants Responsible For Climate Damage: Research

A study by researchers from the University of Colorado has revealed that 73% of Earth's energy sector emissions are caused by 5% of Earth's power plants. The Researchers began their research to help climate activists determine who seems to be responsible for the climate crisis. Additionally, the researchers say that the ones causing damage to atmospheric warming are power plants clustered around Europe, East Asia, and the US.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 - 09:45 PM / by Balaji L

Tags: Power Plant, Emissions, Earth, Climate Change

Courtesy: Vice


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Winning International Bid India's SJVN To Build 697-MW Project In Nepal

The Lower Arun Hydro Electric Project in Nepal will be constructed by the Indian government-owned Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Limited, stated the Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli. Reportedly, the 679 MW power plant was acquired by India after participating at international competitive bidding that included competitors like China. Once completed, the plant located in Sankhuwasabha will generate 3561 million units of electricity per annum.

Sun, 31 Jan 2021 - 02:20 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Nepal, India-Nepal, China, Power Plant, Hydro Power Plant

Courtesy: Times Now