User: k_ram Topic: Uttarakhand Hydro
Category: Hydel Projects
Last updated: May 13 2017 13:40 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Hydropower to cost more in Uttarakhand 13.5.2017 All News-IANS Stories
In a jolt to power consumers, the Uttarakhand government has cleared a hike in power tariff in the hill state, an official said on Saturday.
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I will take care that no dam that hampers Ganga is allowed: Uma Bharti 8.5.2017 DNA: Urban Tales
After a recent tour to drought prone Bundelkhand and a whirlwind visit of all five Ganga basin states, Uma Bharti is back in the Capital. As one of the senior most ministers in the NDA government, Bharti is in charge of flagship projects such as Namami Gange, interlinking of rivers and irrigation. In a wide-ranging interview ahead of NDA’s third anniversary, Bharti spoke to DNA and was outspoken as ever. Bharti said that there needs to be more patience on the results from Namami Gange. She emphasized that while there were no differences with either the PMO or environment ministry on Ganga and Uttarakhand hydel projects, she firmly believes that projects should not kill the river and stem its ecological flow.  Excerpts: What have been your ministry's achievements in the last three years and what is the single biggest achievement? We have achieved in all fields; water resources, river development and Ganga rejuvenation. In PMKSY (Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana), we have done exceedingly well. We are ...
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Nepal requests India for more electricity 25.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Nepal has requested India to provide additional power through two newly-built transmission lines.
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Cabinet approves revised cost estimate-I of Koteshwar Hydro Electric Project in Uttarakhand 7.3.2017 New Kerala: India News
Cabinet approves revised cost estimate-I of Koteshwar Hydro Electric Project in Uttarakhand
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Cabinet nod for revised cost estimate of Uttarakhand hydel plant 6.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
A Union Cabinet panel on Monday approved the first revised cost estimate of Rs 2,717.35 crore for the 400 MW Koteshwar hydro-electric power project in Uttarakhand, an official statement said.
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Cabinet approves Revised Cost Estimate-I of Koteshwar Hydro Electric Project in Uttarakhand 6.3.2017 Govt of india: PIB
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the Revised Cost Estimate-I of 400 MW Koteshwar Hydro Electric Project (HEP) in Uttarakhand at an estimated completion cost of Rs.2,717.35 crore.
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Centre clears Rs 5,700-crore hydro project to be set up in Nepal 22.2.2017 ET: Power
Financial closure for the project is expected to be achieved by September this year and it is scheduled to be completed after five years.
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Capacity utilisation at coal-fired power plants increases by over 60 per cent 21.2.2017 ET: Power
Thermal capacity utilisation had fallen earlier in the year as good monsoon rainfall reduced agricultural demand and increased hydroelectric supply.
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In Uttarakhand, Ganga buried under heaps of poll promises 15.2.2017 Hindu: Home
Uttarkashi/Haridwar: On the completion of a massive road show in Haridwar district on Sunday night, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi stopped on the banks of the Ganga at Har Ki Pauri to perform th...
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NTPC to shut down old plants with capacity of 11 giga watts 6.2.2017 ET: Power
Replying to questions, the Minister said there is no proposal to discontinue thermal power plants and the older plants should be gradually phased out, and new ones should be set up.
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NTPC to shut down old plants with capacity of 11 giga watts 6.2.2017 TOI: India
State-owned NTPC has decided to shut down old polluting power plants of capacity totalling roughly 11 GW and replace those with new ones which are highly efficient, power minister Piyush Goyal told the Rajya Sabha today.
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BJP releases vision document for Uttarakhand 5.2.2017 Hindu: Home
Promising incentives for ex-servicemen and improvement in healthcare services and education in Uttarakhand, the BJP on Saturday released its vision document here ahead of the Assembly elections. The ...
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Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat hits out at Modi govt, urges Centre to approve Bhagirathi ESZ plan 5.1.2017 FirstPost: Bollywood

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Thursday hit out at the Narendra Modi government accusing it of meting out "step-motherly treatment" to the state and asked it to immediately approve the proposed zonal plan for Bhagirathi eco-sensitive zone (ESZ).

The post Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat hits out at Modi govt, urges Centre to approve Bhagirathi ESZ plan appeared first on Firstpost.

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The Ganga’s last gasp 3.1.2017 FrontLine: Environment
The Environment Ministry’s proposal to alter the eco-sensitive zone status of the first 100-kilometre stretch of the Ganga meets with resistance from the Ministry of Water Resources, and the Namami Gange project remains on paper. By PURNIMA S. TRIPATHI in New Delhi
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Bhagirathi master plan: Uttarakhand Congress to protest with CM at Jantar Mantar on Jan 5 2.1.2017 TOI: Cities
Congress state chief Kishore Upadhyay says that the party members in large numbers would be present at Jantar Mantar on January 5 to support Harish Rawat over Centre's approach on the Bhagirathi master plan.
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Uttarakhand overcomes power evacuation problems, a sub-station at a time 1.12.2016 TOI: India
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Subansiri power project held up due to stir: Goyal 25.11.2016 The Assam Tribune
Subansiri power project held up due to stir: Goyal
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Rawat govt. is anti-development, says Amit Shah 22.11.2016 Hindu: National
Terming the Harish Rawat government anti-development, BJP president Amit Shah on Tuesday said the Congress government was hindering the implementation of Central schemes in Uttarakhand.Mr. Shah was a...
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NTPC's Tapovan power plant to be commissioned by 2019 13.11.2016 News
The project is facing inordinate delays mainly due to flash floods in 2012 and 2013
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Dams close to glacial lakes in Himalayas under flood threat 20.10.2016 Meghalaya Times

Kolkata, Oct 19 (IANS): Of the 177 hydropower projects (HPP) located close to Himalayan glaciers over a fifth -- including many in India -- could be under threat from floods caused by the outbursts of glacial lakes, European researchers have warned.
The researchers, from various universities, have charted out a new method for locating the minimum exposure that hydropower sites in the Himalayas have to glacial lake outburst floods (GLOF) -- a type of outburst flood that occurs when the dam containing a glacial lake fails.

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