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Nilgiris hydel power projects may get green nod without public hearings
By : Sustainability ..., Mar 12, 2020
Two major hydroelectric projects in eco-sensitive Nilgiris planned by the state government-run Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Company (Tangedco) are likely to get environmental clearances without the mandatory public hearings. A central government-appointed sub-...Read more..
Subject Tags: environmental clearance , hydel power , hydroelectric project
Punjab dams register record hydel power generation
By : Sustainability ..., Mar 9, 2020
Timely rain and sufficient water level has facilitated optimum functioning of Ranjit Sagar and Shahpurkandi dams. Both hydel power projects have surpassed their previous historical record of all time highest power generation. They achieved highest ever generation of 2,013.194...Read more..
Subject Tags: hydel power , Power Generation , Punjab State Power Corporation Limited
Once complete, Polavaram to add 980 megawatts of hydel power to state grid
By : Sustainability ..., Feb 18, 2019
Polavaram project, considered the lifeline of Andhra Pradesh, will also make the state surplus in power generation. It will add about 980 megawatts of hydel power to the state grid. ...Read more..
Subject Tags: generation capacity , hydel power , hydel project , hydro power projects , India , power grid
Bihar Policy for Promotion of New and Renewable Energy Sources - 2017 approved
By : sustainabilityo..., May 25, 2017
The government today approved the Bihar Policy for Promotion of New and Renewable Energy Sources - 2017 aiming to build a capacity to generate 2,969MW solar power, 244MW bio-fuel energy and...Read more..
Subject Tags: bio-fuel energy , distribution system , hydel power , policy tracker , solar power , subsidy
Over 30 hydel power projects left in limbo in Kolkata
By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 1, 2016
More than 30 hydel power projects with an envisaged capacity of almost 10,500 megawatts have been held up due to agitations by local communities fearing dislocation and ecological damage and...Read more..
Subject Tags: funding , hydel power