Tag Archives: Coal Power Plants

Indian coal plant standards allow four to twenty times more deadly pollution than China – India Environment Post

India does not yet have the economic might that China does, but the country prides itself on being a vibrant democracy, where diverse and discordant political opinions are not only welcome but even encouraged. This of course stands in stark … Continue reading

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Power Shortage and Its Impact on the Indian Economy

The power supply position of the country remains grim even in the first year of 12th Five year plan 2012-2017 in spite of massive 55000 MW capacity addition in the 11th plan against meagre capacity addition of 21000 MW in … Continue reading

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Another silver lining for renewables; conventional power prices under pressure

Power producers could see an 8-21 per cent increase in coal price if the revised mechanism for price pooling is implemented. It is yet to be seen if all stakeholders agree to the contentious issue of price-pooling. Coal India and … Continue reading

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TERI breakthrough in rejuvenating 30000 hectares affected by COAL POWER PLANTS

And digressing from RE , after years of labour, TERI’s Centre for Mycorrhizal Research achieved a technological breakthrough—masscultivation of a consortium of mycorrhizae on a semisynthetic medium under sterile environments. In vitro mycorrhiza biofertilizer is a multipurpose and multifaceted product—it … Continue reading

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