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Punjab government seeks legal opinion on if it can renegotiate/annul PPAs

July 09, 2021 4:47 am

The government is reviewing all the 122 PPAs now. A senior functionary of the government said, “As the first step, we have sought legal opinion on the five PPAs."

Deduction of DVC power dues from Jharkhand's account unconstitutional: Soren tells PM

October 23, 2020 2:29 pm

Soren said the total power dues of DVC was Rs 5,500 crore, out of which, Rs 1,417 crore was debited from the state's account, which was "neither justified nor constitutional".

Jharkhand gets power bill jolt: Rs 5,600 crore due today

September 26, 2020 6:56 am

But the Centre has also dangled a solution before Jharkhand—the power utility can “avail loan under Atmanirbhar Bharat” package wherein the government has announced an infusion of Rs 90,000 crore for the power sector.

Mamata asks PM Modi to ensure DVC doesn't release more water after flood-like situation in West Bengal

July 27, 2017 9:10 pm

Terming it a man made flood, Mamata said she spoke to Prime Minister Narendra Modi about the current situation and requested him to ensure DVC does not release any more water.

Power Generation: NTPC to focus on buyouts of other state-owned thermal power plants

September 23, 2015 2:13 am

From NTPC's point of view, the model to be followed involves a take-over of the plant — either directly or through a JV — with the tariff to be determined by Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) regulations.

DVC tariff hike to impact Bengal SMEs

July 28, 2014 10:23 am

The iron and steel industry is under pressure due to low demand in the past few years due to slowdown.

‘Will bring top talent, give room to turn around energy PSUs’

September 04, 2014 12:07 pm

Goyal said a large number of appointments get stalled because of Central Vigilance Commission inquiries that carry on for long.

DVC execs oppose move to hive off units to West Bengal

May 05, 2014 12:36 am

The financial stress is so acute that the firm had to borrow in order to disburse salaries to its employees.

Floods: Paddy damaged in 4 dists,5 lakh farmers hit

October 24, 2013 4:59 am

Reports obtained by Food and Supplies Department have estimated that 80,400 hectares of cropped area have been damaged in the recent floods.

DVC nails Mamata ‘lie’

October 18, 2013 4:27 am

Official says water released after 12-hr notice to Bengal govt.