News updates on Coal, Energy, IFIs, Land, Water and Forest: 13 March, 2015

13 March, 2015

A.Coal & Energy

  1. Adani plans Rs 20k crore clean energy park in Mundra: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/india-business/adani-plans-rs-20k-crore-clean-energy-park-in-mundra/articleshow/46548888.cms
  2. NDA ally Raju Shetti opposes land bill: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolhapur/NDA-ally-Raju-Shetti-opposes-land-bill/articleshow/46535314.cms?
  3. Chinese, U.S. power firms top inefficient coal plants list: http://www.sify.com/finance/fullstory.php?a=pdnfEmghgeadd&title=Chinese%2C_U.S._power_firms_top_inefficient_coal_plants_list
  4. NTPC Set to Enter Power Distribution: http://www.newindianexpress.com/business/news/NTPC-Set-to-Enter-Power-Distribution/2015/03/13/article2711356.ece
  5. Coal auction proves right policies can combat corruption: PM Narendra Modi: http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-coal-auction-proves-right-policies-can-combat-corruption-pm-narendra-modi-2068275
  6. Coalgate: Manmohan Singh can’t expect CBI to back his plea: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Coalgate-Manmohan-Singh-cant-expect-CBI-to-back-his-plea/articleshow/46547664.cms?
  7. Delhi HC tells govt it was illegal to ‘offload’ Greenpeace activist: http://www.deccanherald.com/content/465186/delhi-hc-tells-govt-illegal.html
  8. Here’s the rub. Large parts of a Coal Ministry file are in pencil: http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/news/heres-the-rub-large-parts-of-a-coal-ministry-file-are-in-pencil/article6987109.ece
  9. HC seeks Mahagenco’s reply in coal scam: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/nagpur/HC-seeks-Mahagencos-reply-in-coal-scam/articleshow/46534306.cms?
  10. India Inc. warns of Hindalco coal case impact on investors: http://www.newkerala.com/news/2015/fullnews-30391.html
  11. NTPC mulls borrowing big for backward integration: http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/markets/stock-markets/ntpc-mulls-borrowing-big-for-backward-integration/article6987015.ece
  12. Oxford University should lead the way and divest from fossil fuels: http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/mar/12/oxford-university-should-lead-the-way-and-divest-from-fossil-fuels
  13. Power generation loss to be at 4-year low in 2015:  http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/46543273.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst
  14. NTPC to borrow Rs 15,000 crore in 20-15-16: http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/industry/energy/power/ntpc-to-borrow-rs-15000-crore-in-20-15-16/articleshow/46541671.cms
  15. Modi’s budget slashes environmental funding for India: http://www.sify.com/finance/fullstory.php?a=pdmqp8ijhcjcf&title=Modi%27s_budget_slashes_environmental_funding_for_India

B.IFIs

  1. Rly Ministry in Talks with Banks to Raise Funds, Says Prabhu: http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/Rly-Ministry-in-Talks-with-Banks-to-Raise-Funds-Says-Prabhu/2015/03/13/article2711257.ece
  2. Lok Sabha passes rail budget, Suresh Prabhu seeks fund hike: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/lok-sabha-passes-rail-budget-suresh-prabhu-seeks-fund-hike/articleshow/46548892.cms
  3. Rs.2,700 cr. WB aid sought for Hudhud relief works: http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/andhra-pradesh/rs2700-cr-wb-aid-sought-for-hudhud-relief-works/article6988278.ece
  4. Govt. pushes for WB-aided cyclone-proof project: http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Visakhapatnam/govt-pushes-for-wbaided-cycloneproof-project/article6989214.ece
  5. US anger at Britain joining Chinese-led investment bank AIIB: http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2015/mar/13/white-house-pointedly-asks-uk-to-use-its-voice-as-part-of-chinese-led-bank
  6. Britain seeks to join China-backed infrastructure bank: http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/britain-seeks-to-join-china-backed-infrastructure-bank_1560729.html

C.Land,Water & Forest

  1. Industrial corridors tool to favour private companies, Congress says: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Industrial-corridors-tool-to-favour-private-companies-Congress-says/articleshow/46548439.cms?
  2. Congress, AAP, JD(U) to join TMC march against land bill: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/congress-aap-jdu-to-join-tmc-march-against-land-bill/articleshow/46548450.cms
  3. Insurance Amendment Bill passage to boost foreign investment: Industry:http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/46545954.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst
  4. Land Acquisition: http://www.centralchronicle.com/land-acquisition-4.html

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

WordPress.com.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: