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Supreme Court declares all coal allocations since 1993 as 'illegal'

The bench added that the principles of common good and public purpose were brazenly overlooked.

Govt changes tack on coal blocks,allocation only to state discoms

Under new scheme discoms would rope in project developers to set up plants


6 showpieces: Deadlines fixed,deadlines missed

The schedule for award of the airport projects too is likely to be missed.

BOOT model not suitable for power projects: Experts

Power Ministry has come out with draft norms for UMPPs,and BOOT model for new plants is among the major suggestions.

Electricity failure when Power Minister answers question in LS

Lok Sabha witnessed some light moments today during Question Hour when there was electricity failure while Power Minister Sushilkumar Shinde was answering a query related to his ministry,prompting members to take dig at the government.

Cabinet nod sought for fiscal incentives to power projects

The ministry’s Working Group has estimated a total funding shortfall of Rs 1,87,807 crore


Pranab to hear out power sector woes

Finance Minister to chair meeting today on fuel supply issues faced by UMPPs

CAG objects to govt-Reliance Power link

CAG had alleged the govt bent norms to let Reliance Power use extra coal meant for its UMPP.

Govt’s next CAG headache: ‘Mega losses in power deal’

CAG says Power Ministry gave ‘undue benefit’ to Reliance Power.

Power Min may tweak bid documents for UMPPs

Taking stock of a spurt in international coal prices due to new regulations in Indonesia,the Power Ministry may tweak the bidding documents for upcoming ultra mega power projects to cater to the possibility of future increases in raw material rates.