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Power Ministry eases norms of flexible generation scheme

The Power Ministry, in April last year, had allowed thermal power generation companies (gencos) the flexibility of using renewable energy sources to meet their contractual generation obligations.

Target of 100 per cent electrification would be achieved by Dec 31: R K Singh

The Power Minister said about 2.10 crore households have already connected and eight states have achieved 100 per cent saturation (in household electrification)-- Madhya Pradesh, Tripura, Bihar, Jammu & Kashmir, Mizoram, Sikkim, Telangana and West Bengal.


Electric vehicle infra policy soon; individual can set up charging station for commercial use: R K Singh

EV charging infrastructure is required to boost EVs in the country. India intends to have a sizeable share of EVs in the vehicle strength by 2030, which is in line with its commitment to reduce emission intensity by one third from the level of 2005.

RK Singh: ‘Coal shortage situation will remain for 2-3 years; states allowed to import’

Union power minister R K Singh said that these mines will be opened when Coal India Limited (CIL) gets the environment clearances.

Power Sector: Govt looks at multi-sector, larger course of action for stressed units

While the RBI hasn’t yet indicated any relaxation of its circular, the finance ministry, sources said, will soon write to it and other stakeholders, including power producers, convening a meeting to find a resolution.

Rural Electrification Corporation working on Samadhan-like scheme: Union Power Minister RK Singh

Under Samadhan — which stands for the Scheme of Asset Management and Debt Change Structure — the bankers’ consortium shortlisted 11 power plants with an overall capacity of over 12 gigawatts, which are either complete or nearing completion.


Will cut throat of corrupt officials, says Power minister R K Singh

Speaking at a function at Chandwa village near Arrah town on Saturday, Singh assured transparency in work under the special village development scheme

Bihar elections: BJP denies R K Singh's allegations of corruption in seat distribution

BJP said that the former bureaucrat's views were his own, and that the party could not be held accountable for it

Delhi Confidential: Presidential Snub

“Don’t teach me the Constitution,” Pranab Mukherjee told C P Joshi.

UPA didn’t care about roads, says former Home Secy

The last government forgot its responsibilities to the economy.