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Koyna project to understand causes of reservoir-triggered quake to start in October

Koyna project to understand causes of reservoir-triggered quak...

Three years after builders completed the Koyna Dam, a 6.5-magnitude earthquake hit the area in 1967, killing more than 100 people New Delhi: The ministry of earth sciences (MOES) is set to begin deep drilling in the Koyna region of Maharashtra in ..., 2 days ago

WRD to built 400MW hydro plant at Koyna [Nagpur]

In order to solve the problem of excess power at night, the state government has decided to construct a pumped storage scheme (PSS) at Koyna dam. The stage VI of Koyna hydroelectric project will have a capacity of 400MW. After constructing the PSS, ...
 EnergyBiz1 month ago

Dam(n) dangerous

The twin earthquakes in Nepal should lead to a review of Indian hydel power projects in the Himalayan region. It is surprising that the government has not made a statement in this regard. This is despite the huge number of hydel projects under ...
 Hindu Business Line2 months ago

Monsoon getways near your city

Monsoon is the perfect time to take mini vacations and explore the natural beauty of places around your city. We list down some getaways - a few hours away from cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore and Kolkata. Monson getaway: Mumbai ...
 Femina1 week ago

Water shortage affects power generation

Deficient amount of rainfall witnessed by the state is not only creating water woes but is also affecting the generation of electricity. The state’s power generation on Sunday stood at 8,660 mw while demand was 13,088 mw, thus resulting in load shedding in ...
 Asian Age1 week ago

Beyond the five hills

As we checked into our hotel, the staff reverentially ushered us into a room as if it were a shrine. “Sir, this is the room Salman Khan prefers to stay in when he comes to Panchgani,” he whispered. Not exactly die-hard Sallu fans, we ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago
Millennium Post

Maharashtra roadtrip in the rains

The Western Ghats are recognised as biodiversity hotspots by UNESCO and other organisations. The rich, tropical, moist, deciduous, semi-evergreen and evergreen forests covering much of this mountain system is home to a great floristic and faunal ...
 Millennium Post1 week ago

Report finds rumours, fear-mongering in Western Ghats eco-sensitive area

PUNE: "If your village is declared as part of the eco-sensitive area (ESA) then no one will want to marry your daughters" — This is just one of the reasons being bandied about in villages to drum up opposition to the notification declaring 37% of ...
 Times of India1 week ago
The Freepress Journal

Have you discovered the Lakes of Maharashtra?

The gushing showers of monsoon bring in fresh water that quenches our thirst. The earth gets drenched and soaked in these showers which allow us to see the true beauty of nature. Lakes are one such part of our arena which can't be missed. Give ...
 The Freepress Journal4 weeks ago
Borneo Post Online

Sarawak dams may cause quakes

THE construction of mega-dams in Sarawak may reactivate dormant fault lines and trigger earthquakes, according to a report published in The Borneo Post yesterday. Quoting the former director of Sabah's Minerals and Geoscience Department, Alexander ...
 Brunei Times1 month ago Dams, fault lines and quakes  Borneo Post Online1 month ago
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