User: k_ram Topic: Uttarakhand Hydro
Category: Dams
Last updated: Dec 12 2017 20:54 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Seaplanes cost-effective, will revolutionise transport sector: Gadkari 12.12.2017 All Economy & Policy Stories
Gadkari said such mode of transport would be made available wherever possible in the country, including Uttarakhand and the Himalayan region.
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Storage level in major reservoirs drops to 66% 16.11.2017 HBL: Industry & Economy
The water level in 91 major reservoirs across the country has gone down to 66 per cent of their total storage capacity from 67 per cent last week, according to an official statement. As of November...
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Green ministry panel defers nod for Indo-Nepal hydel project 13.11.2017 DNA: India
The environmental clearance for the Rs 33,108-crore Pancheshwar hydroelectric dam project in Uttarakhand, proposed to be the world’s second tallest at 315 metres, has been deferred. The expert appraisal committee (EAC) of the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change said in its meeting on October 24 that pending submission of supplementary impact studies wildlife and environment, the wildlife clearance and a site visit, decision on the project should be deferred, official minutes show. The project is a joint venture between India and Nepal conceived under the Mahakali treaty signed in 1996. It involves construction of a 315-metre tall rock-fill hydropower dam across Mahakali River, 2.5-km downstream of the confluence of Mahakali and Sarju River and would have a total installed capacity of 5,040 MW with the inclusion of a smaller 240MW hydropower dam. The project requires a total of 9,100 hectares of land and area of 7,600 hectares, while 31,023 families will lose their land.  The EAC said it ...
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CWC sign MoU with IIT Roorkee and MNNIT Allahabad 4.10.2017 New Kerala: India News
New Delhi : Central Water Commission (CWC) has signed MoUs with IIT Roorkee and MNNIT Allahabad to support dam rehabilitation efforts of various implementing agencies and CWC.
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Rise in water level in reservoirs across country 29.9.2017 BusinessLine - News
Water level in 91 major reservoirs across the country has risen to 66 per cent of their total storage capacity from 61 per cent last week, the government said today. As of September 21, the water st...
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Ghaziabad, Noida to face water shortage 27.9.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Parts of Ghaziabad and Noida will face water shortage for about a month.
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Uttarakhand: Cong to agitate against proposed dam 3.9.2017 Hindu: News
‘It will drive away 31,000 poor families from their homes’
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Modi-Deuba meet: How India, China are wooing Nepal as Doklam standoff continues 24.8.2017 India Today| Must Read
Nepal has maintained neutrality over Doklam stating it does not support either India or China over the ongoing standoff. On the other hand, while Nepali PM Deuba has met PM Modi, China is preparing for Xi Jiping's visit to Nepal in October.
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Tehri dam project: Resolve pending issues of 22,000 families, says HC 23.8.2017 TOI: Cities
Uttarakhand high court (HC) on Wednesday ordered the state government to resolve within three months all pending issues of almost 22,000 families who were affected by the construction of the Tehrihydropower project over a decade ago.
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#InstaStories: Rishi-Shashi in Kabhi Kabhie 22.8.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
In InstaStories, we let pictures on social media tell their beautiful back stories.
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Uma Bharti to take stock of UP, Bihar floods next week 20.8.2017 New Kerala: India News
New Delhi , Aug 19 : Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Uma Bharti chaired a high level meeting to review the flood situation in the country and the actions being taken at the national level in New Delhi today.
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Medha Patkar in jail: MP BJP leaders resign in protest 18.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
In protest against jailing of Narmada Bachao Andolan (NDA) leader Medha Patkar after "framing her in false charges", the office-bearers of Kadmal unit of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Madhya Pradesh on Friday resigned en masse.
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8 hydroelectric projects under construction in NE 14.8.2017 The Assam Tribune
8 hydroelectric projects under construction in NE
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Flood Threat from Rivers flowing through Nepal to India 10.8.2017 New Kerala: World News
New Delhi, Aug 10: The rivers flowing from Nepal to India are causing floods in India, mainly in the States of Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand. The major rivers causing such floods are Sarada, Ghaghra, Gandak, Kosi and Rapti.
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IMD predicts heavy rainfall for central, northwest India 18.7.2017 TOI: India
As the Monsoon reached in active phase in most parts of the country, heavy to very heavy rainfall has increased the chances of floods even in central and northwest India over next 10 days.
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Alert sounded along Yamuna river in Haryana after heavy rainfall 13.7.2017 Zee News : States
The Yamunanagar district administration on Wednesday issued a flood warning in low-lying areas of the district along the river.
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Alert sounded along Yamuna in Haryana after heavy rainfall 12.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Authorities in various districts in Haryana along the Yamuna river on Wednesday sounded a flood alert following heavy rainfall in the catchment areas of the river in the past two days.
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Uttarakhand: Bajrang Dal workers vandalise shop of boy who posted offensive picture of Kedarnath 10.7.2017 India Today| Must Read
Situated in Garhwal district, tension gripped the town over an 'offensive Facebook post' on the holy Kedarnath shrine.
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10 stunning pics of India that you can't miss 9.7.2017 Rediff: GetAhead
Readers share their travel pics. You can share yours too!
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Water level in 91 major reservoirs at 19% of total capacity 29.6.2017 Business Standard: News Now
The water level in 91 major reservoirs in the country continued to be at 19 per cent of their total capacity for the second week in a row, the government said today.The Union water resources ministry said the reservoirs -- including the Nagarjuna Sagar, Indira Sagar and Bhakra dams -- contained 29.665 billion cubic metres (BCM) of water for the week ending today.The fresh water level is 126 per cent of the storage reported during the corresponding period last year and 91 per cent of the decadal average, the ministry said in a statement.Rajasthan, Jharkhand, Odisha, Uttarakhand, Andhra Pradesh, Kerala, and Tamil Nadu reported lesser storage vis- vis last year.Reservoirs in Himachal Pradesh have reported equal storage.Punjab, West Bengal, Tripura, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Telangana and Karnataka have recorded better storage.
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