Updates on Coal, Energy, IFIs, Land, Water and Forest: 31 July, 2015

A.Coal & Energy Reliance Power moves HC over mine withdrawal from Sasan UMPP: http://www.financialexpress.com/article/industry/companies/reliance-power-moves-hc-over-mine-withdrawal-from-sasan-umpp/111227/ Reliance Power moves to Delhi HC against Chhatrasal coal mine cancellation to Sasan UMPP: http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/48283127.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst Indian Energy Investment — Where Will The Money Come From?: https://cleantechnica.com/2015/07/30/indian-energy-investment-will-money-come/ POWER-GRID OPERATOR PJM HANDS OFF HIGH-SPEED TRANSMISSION PROJECT: http://www.njspotlight.com/stories/15/07/29/pjm-hands-off-high-speed-transmission-project-to-pse-g/ Mega hydel projects: Govt studies plan to... Continue Reading →


Tehri Dam After 10 Years

“After ten years” Land rights are still a misery in the Tehri Dam displacement regions. Since 1978 to present, The Tehri Dam affected people are struggling for the basic amenities like electricity, water, health services, educational facilities, bank, even the post offices and fencing to protect the agricultural crops from animals. Only 40% of Old... Continue Reading →

6-12 August, 2015 – Padyatra (Footmarch), Khalghat to Rajghat, (in Badwani) Narmada Valley

Stop the Jal-Samadhi of the 2.5 lakh people affected by Sardar Sarovar Dam 6-12 August, 2015 - Padyatra (Footmarch), Khalghat to Rajghat, (in Badwani) Narmada Valley Against Development Terrorism and Destructive Displacement 12 August onwards... Jeevan Adhikar Satyagrah (Right to Life) Dear friends, Despite the continuous struggle for 30 years in the Narmada Valley, the... Continue Reading →

Updates on Coal, Energy, IFIs, Land, Water and Forest: 30 July 2015

A.Coal & Energy JV with NTPC for Patratu inked: http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150730/jsp/jharkhand/story_34326.jsp#.VbnEjPmqqko Satpura thermal plant incurred excess expenditure of Rs 1,000 cr on coal and oil: CAG: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Satpura-thermal-plant-incurred-excess-expenditure-of-Rs-1000-cr-on-coal-and-oil-CAG/articleshow/48272541.cms? ABC corrects Alan Jones's Q&A claim that boosted cost of wind power tenfold: http://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2015/jul/30/abc-corrects-alan-joness-qa-claim-that-boosted-cost-of-wind-power-tenfold Nava Bharat Ventures achieves financial closure for 300 MW coal project:http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/48265526.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst Alston T&D to supply... Continue Reading →

Press Release: Pakistan – India Citizens condemn Terror attack in Gurdaspur

Indian and Pakistani Citizens Condemn Terror Attack in Gurdaspur Demand Joint Mechanism to Deal with Terrorism We the concerned citizens of India and Pakistan unequivocally condemn the dastardly attack by terrorists in Gurdaspur, Punjab on 27th July 2015 and express our heartfelt condolences and solidarity with the families of four police personal and three civilians killed.... Continue Reading →

Press Release: 30 Years of Narmada Struggle: National Convention 28 July 2015

Narmada Struggle is a National Struggle for Peace, Justice and Democracy MPs, Eminent Citizens, Experts and Social Activists express solidarity at National Convention on 30 Years of the Narmada struggle Call upon the Govt. of India to review decision on SSP and expedite rehabilitation as per law and judicial orders Scientists, academics, students, activists, parliamentarians,... Continue Reading →

Updates on Coal, Energy, IFIs, Land, Water and Forest: 27 July, 2015

A.Coal & Energy CERC backlog a drag on power projects: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/india-business/CERC-backlog-a-drag-on-power-projects/articleshow/48230841.cms? SKS Power seeks new investors for Chhattisgarh plant: http://www.financialexpress.com/article/industry/companies/sks-power-seeks-new-investors-for-chhattisgarh-plant/107754/ Chinese firm contracted to build coal-fired power plant in Zimbabwe: http://www.wantchinatimes.com/news-subclass-cnt.aspx?cid=1202&MainCatID=12&id=20150726000005 Suntech supplies solar power project in Gujarat with 9.3-MW of modules: http://www.greentechlead.com/solar/suntech-supplies-solar-power-project-in-gujarat-with-9-3-mw-of-modules-27009 Tata Power eyes Africa, S-E Asia, SAARC for growth: http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/companies/tata-power-eyes-africa-se-asia-saarc-for-growth/article7467068.ece Weak demand, rising... Continue Reading →

Updates on Coal, Energy, IFIs, Land, Water and Forest: 24 July, 2015

A.Coal & Energy Gamesa, Orange Renewable sign up for 250 MW wind power project: http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/companies/gamesa-orange-renewable-sign-up-for-250-mw-wind-power-project/article7452438.ece What Happens After the Coal Plant Closes?: http://www.bloombergview.com/articles/2015-07-22/what-happens-after-the-coal-plant-closes-\ House Approves Bill to Tweak Coal Ash Standards: http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/wireStory/house-approves-bill-tweak-coal-ash-standards-32627769 White House Issues Veto Threat For House Coal Ash Bill: http://www.ibtimes.com/white-house-issues-veto-threat-house-coal-ash-bill-2020043\ China, India raised global demand for metals and energy: Report: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/international-business/China-India-raised-global-demand-for-metals-and-energy-Report/articleshow/48193258.cms Adani... Continue Reading →


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