The ULFA faction, in a statement e-mailed to media offices here on Monday, held North-Eastern Electric Power Corporation (NEEPCO) responsible for the recent floods in Lakhimpur district, and asked it to leave Assam, and said NHPC’s Lower Subansiri hydel project would cause a much bigger disaster.
Under the Forest Rights Act (FRA) 2006, NHPC needs the consent of the gram sabhas concerned to go ahead with the projects
As per the revised OFS rules, non-retail investors could bid for NHPC shares on Wednesday while retail investors would do so on Thursday.
At least 21 hydro projects are facing time overruns of 5 or more years, with those hanging fire for over 10 years.
This CSR project of providing toilets in schools under Swachh Vidyalaya Abhiyaan implemented by NHPC.
Union power ministry has invited representatives of 27 different organisations including KMSS, AAS, AJYCP to a meeting in New Delhi on Thursday.
At present, 35 per cent of the shares in IPOs and FPOs are reserved for retail investors up to a cap of Rs 2 lakh.
Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has cleared sale of govt’s 11.36 per cent in NHPC…
Union Minister of State for Power Piyush Goyal also attended the meeting.
Decision of the concerned administrative ministry to keep a particular post in abeyance in several of these cases has lead to prolonged delays.
Both AASU and KMSS have hit out at the Centre and announced separate agitations beginning next week.
Goyal said a large number of appointments get stalled because of Central Vigilance Commission inquiries that carry on for long.
Will also attend high-level security meeting at 15 Corps headquarters in Srinagar.
The lower Subansiri project is an initiative of the Arunachal Pradesh government as part of its decision to tap 50,000 MW power potential in the state.
The 690 MW Salal and 390 MW Dul Hasti have been constructed over river Chenab by NHPC in Reasi and Kishtwar districts respectively.