Odisha  /  Published 18.11.18

Power supply work on for Bali yatra

The Public Health Engineering Organisation (PHEO) and the Central Electricity Supply Utility (Cesu) are making elaborate arrangements for uninterrupted and adequate supply of drinking water and power ...
By Lalmohan Patnaik in Cuttack

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.02.19

Jharkhand power utility's rate hike opposed

Industry leaders came out strongly against a proposal to hike power tariffs on Tuesday, their argument predictably based on irregular supply and erratic billing by Jharkhand Bijli Vitran Nigam (JBVNL)...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

World  /  Published 14.07.19

Manhattan plunges into darkness

A power failure plunged a stretch of the West Side of Manhattan into darkness on Saturday night, trapping people in subway cars and elevators for a time, leaving drivers to fend for themselves at inte...
By James Barron and Mihir Zaveri/New York Times News Service in New York

West Bengal  /  Published 02.11.18

Power cut axe on 2 officials

Two officials of the West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company have been suspended for disruptions in power supply at the Jalpaiguri tourism complex during chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s ...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

Opinion  /  Published 16.09.19

The mess in the power sector

The story is well known, of Benjamin Franklin flying a kite into clouds on a rainy night in 1752 and luckily escaping electrocution when electricity from lightning travelled down the wet string to his...
By Ashok V. Desai in


Opinion  /  Published 29.06.19

Can climate-change sceptics be in denial?

Sir — A recent photograph of a melting ice sheet in northwestern Greenland has gone viral. Scientists are of the opinion that 2019 could be another disastrous year for the Arctic. Record temperature...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 21.06.19

Woman cuts hair in tree ache

A Kerala woman has chopped off her tresses in symbolic protest against the state electricity board shaving the crowns off several trees in her grove to erect a transmission tower.Former journalist Mee...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.05.19

New DVC power rates from June 1

Jharkhand State Electricity Regulatory Commission (JSERC) on Tuesday ordered revised retail rates of power supply from Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) for 2019-20, effective from June 1.While energy ...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

India  /  Published 11.11.19

Factory alarm with triple whammy

Factory output contracted by 4.3 per cent in September, the weakest showing in seven years, amplifying concerns about the Indian economy which slowed to 5 per cent in the first quarter ended June 30 a...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.03.19

Fire mishap averted at power plant

A major fire broke out in a transformer near the captive power plant complex of Siyaljori-based Electrosteel Steels in Bokaro’s Chandankyari block, about 30km from the district headquarters, on Sund...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad


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