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National Electricity Plan revised to make room for more coal

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 9, 2018

The Central Electricity Authority (CEA) has revised the National Electricity Plan (NEP) after getting feedback from more than 30 state-owned and private institutions, mostly questioning the...

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India’s NTPC reaches 845 MW of installed solar capacity following latest commissioning

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 21, 2017

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) of India has provided an update of its solar progress, revealing that it now has 845 MW of installed capacity across India.


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Haryana announces cheaper power for industry taking cue from Punjab

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 21, 2017

Haryana government announced today to provide power at concessional rate to industry taking a cue from neighbouring Punjab that has earlier announced to provide power at Rs 5 per unit existing...

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USD 4 Billion Market Potential of ZLD across 5 Industries by 2020 in India

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 17, 2017

March to Sustainability: Zero Liquid Discharge, an in-depth market assessment report, quantifies the market opportunity for ZLD at USD 4 billion (INR 270 billion) across five water intensive and...

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Canada to phase out coal power by 2030

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 23, 2016

Canada announced on Monday it will virtually eliminate the use of traditional coal-fired electricity by 2030, a stance contrasting sharply with that of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, who has...

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New technology to help thermal power generation companies quickly switch source

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 13, 2016

 A new technology will enable thermal power plants to start up in as little as an hour, a fraction of the 24 hours currently needed, allowing for greater...

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Turkey imposes import tax on thermal coal for power generation

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 8, 2016

Turkey imposed a tax this week on imports of thermal coal from Colombia, Russia and other major exporters, for use in power generation, to support domestic coal production.

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Subject Tags: coal , Thermal power

Central Panel defers green nod to NTPC super thermal project in Madhya Pradesh

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 20, 2016

The Centre’s green panel has deferred its decision on granting environment clearance to NTPC’s ₹17,820-crore super thermal project in Chhatarpur district, Madhya Pradesh, for want of more...

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75% thermal power units shut, but MP to get one more

By : sustainabilityo..., May 31, 2016

Madhya Pradesh government would be setting up one more thermal power generation unit with an investment of more than Rs4,000 crore at Amarkantak in Anuppur district. Incidentally, 75% of the...

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Subject Tags: energy , Thermal power

Water crisis shut down many thermal power plants: Government

By : sustainabilityo..., May 6, 2016

Severe water crisis in many parts of the country has forced several thermal power plants to shut down production, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said today.


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Subject Tags: Thermal power , water