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India's electricity subsidies benefit the rich
China Dialogue

India's electricity subsidies benefit the rich

A tangled web of wires symbolises the electricity subsidy situation in India (Image by Nicolas Mirguet) Along with coal mining, electricity is regulated by the state in India and subsidised. Electricity tariffs are kept deliberately low for poor ... China Dialogue, 1 week ago
Indias electricity subsidies benefit the rich, 1 week ago

Central scheme to light up 345 villages

Chief Minister Mukul Sangma addressess media persons after the cabinet meeting on Thursday. SHILLONG: The Power Department has decided to implement Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana (DDUGJY), the central village electrification scheme. In ...
 ShillongTimes.com2 weeks ago

UP Govt not utilized electrification funds properly: Central Govt

o the letters sent by Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav demanding more funds for rural electrification in the state, the Centre has replied that despite all-around support from Central Government, the power situation in Uttar Pradesh ...
 New Delhi Pioneer4 weeks ago Rural electrification a concern in UP despite allocations by Centre: Power Ministry  NetIndia123.com4 weeks ago

GARV to keep track of rural electrification leap

The Union government has decided to launch the second phase of its rural electrification scheme to monitor power supply in about 600,000 villages in real time. Earlier, the government's focus was limited to the un-electrified villages. It has now ...
 Smart Investor1 month ago A year later, rural electrification under GARV-II set for a big leap  Smart Investor1 month ago

Energy News Monitor | Volume XIII; Issue 16 | Power News Commentary

India Reportedly, the Power Ministry is planning to shut coal-fired power plants with capacity of about 8,000 MW that are more than 25 years old to reduce carbon emissions. It is definitely the right time to close inefficient plants as demand for ...
 Observer Research Foundation1 month ago
Millennium Post

Rajeev Sharma takes over as Managing Director of PFC

3 October 2016, New Delhi, Agencies Shri Rajeev Sharma, has taken over the charge of Chairman and Managing Director of Power Finance Corporation Ltd (PFC) with effect from 1st October, 2016. Shri Sharma succeeds Shri M.K. Goel who retired ...
 Millennium Post2 months ago Rajeev Sharma takes over as Power Finance CMD  Hindu Business Line2 months ago Rajeev Sharma takes over as CMD of PFC  Moneycontrol.com2 months ago

Power-for-all is just a pipe-dream and nothing else

On paper, only 8,000 villages remain to be electrified  in the country, but the situation on the ground shows euphoria over numbers is misplaced In 2005, when the rural electrification drive was started, the government was up against a massive target. There were nearly six lakh villages in India that were without power. Over the years, this number has reduced to just 8,000. By any yardstick, this is a sign of clear progress. But in India’s effort to take power to all, numbers ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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