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The government is planning to issue 'power bonds' for mega power projects to fund the escrow-guarantee mechanism. Infrastructure Development Finance Corporation (IDFC) is expected to stand guarantee

Union Minister : The Southern States will have to "pay a fancy price" if they drew more power than was what was due to them, Union Minister, Mr. P.Rangarajan Kumaramanglam, said in Chennai. The new

The UK government should force generators to sell unwanted coal-fired power stations rather than pursue a coalfields rescue scheme that would increase customer's electricity bills, ministers were

Keeping with his known-line of advocating for mega power projects, the Union Power Minister, Mr. P.R. Kumaramangalam, today announced the Centre's proposal to establish a 10,000-MW power project in

Despite claims that it is taking great pains to design a model of environmental management in its oil drilling site in a remote highland region of Peru, charges of environmental damage caused by the

The Union Cabinet today revised the counter guarantee terms for the pending fast-track projects. Further, the Government has decided to issue counter guarantees for three projects - the Neyveli-based

The troubled Dounreay nuclear complex in Sctoland is to undergo what is likely to be the most through safety audit in its history, the Nuclear Instatllations Inspectorate

The power minister, Mr P R Kumaramangalam, announced massive bonanza for the state's power sector. Central assistance worth Rs 15,000 crore was doled out for either setting up new power projects or

Government scientists have substantially increased their estimates of the amount of petroleum beneath Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, a finding that could fuel demands for oil drilling in

The Haryana State Electricity Board has signed power purchase agreements (PPAs) for setting up four liquid fuel based power projects each of 25