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PGCIL is looking for Diploma/Officer trainees, pay package and registration details

January 06, 2018 5:02 pm

Those interested in applying can do so before January 25 (11:59 pm).

A first for government, power PSU moves from local taxis to Ola

June 27, 2017 6:18 am

The move to switch to Ola cabs, aimed at reducing financial costs and enhancing operational efficiency, is expected to be replicated by other power sector PSUs, such as National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) Limited and Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) Limited.

Playing It Safe: Under-loaded PGCIL lines hike UP’s power woes

September 09, 2015 1:57 am

Despite the commissioning of four 765kV inter-regional PGCIL transmission lines, UP is not being allowed to draw power from Chhattisgarh stations with whom it has long-term PPAs) totalling about 2,000 megawatts.

Power transmission: A towering problem

September 09, 2015 1:55 am

Increasing collapse of high capacity towers, which form the backbone of the network, exposes the fragility of grid infrastructure.

Centre bypasses bid route, PGCIL to develop 20K MW green corridor

March 26, 2015 1:52 am

In contrast, the power generation sector has private producers contributing well over one-third of the capacity after the Electricity Act, 2003, opened up the sector to private participation.

Pay Rs 200-cr dues or face supply cut, BSES told

March 24, 2015 2:22 am

BSES Yamuna has 1.35 million customers in Central and East Delhi.

Lt-Governor Najeeb Jung orders close scrutiny of city’s power, water projects

October 15, 2014 1:37 am

“Secretaries must take ownership for each scheme and project and personally monitor its progress,” Jung said.

CERC issues show cause notice to PCGIL over delays

August 24, 2014 1:31 am

PGCIL has also been directed to submit the complete associated schemes of the project.

Centre steps in, Goyal to help Jung resolve power crisis

June 11, 2014 3:23 am

The BHEL has been also been directed to urgently commission a unit of Pragati gas-based plant, which is currently under repair.

Slugfest within govt holds up independent grid operator

May 07, 2014 12:06 am

An expenditure finance committee meeting to take up a proposal to hive off POSOCO into an independent firm was marked by a lack of consensus.