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All Bihar villages will be electrified by month-end: Deputy CM

Modi added that by May 2018, electricity would reach 10,000 human habitations ("tola") and not a single of these habitations would remain without electricity. Patna: Bihar Deputy...

S.Korea to increase solar power generation by five times by 2030

South Korea said on Wednesday it plans to increase its solar-generated power by five times current amounts by 2030 to boost use of renewable...

Halifax group harnesses power of poop in Nepal, Haiti

It’s not typically a subject for the dinner table but David Gallagher is talking poop amid the hubbub of his Halifax cafe and wine...

Pakistan, India race to tap Himalayas

Several hundred metres underground, thousands of labourers grind away day and night on a mammoth hydroelectric project in contested Kashmir, where India and Pakistan...

Reflections on Chinese Companies’ Global Investments in the Hydropower Sector Between 2006-2017

Introduction The Chinese government has prioritized the hydropower sector since the 1999 “Going Out” strategy. During this period, Chinese companies and Chinese banks have become the...

Ghana commissions world’s biggest powership

Karpowership Ghana Company Limited has commissioned the world's biggest Powership Karadeniz Osman Khan at the Tema Fishing Harbour. Karpowership Ghana Company Limited has reiterated its commitment...

MoC brings plan to cope with widening trade deficit

Kathmandu, November 29 The Ministry of Commerce (MoC) has presented a plan to the chief secretary to cope with the alarming trade deficit caused by...

Indian PM Modi says comprehensive National Energy Policy to be out soon

“We are working on developing a national gas grid and a comprehensive National Energy Policy is also in the pipeline,” Modi said. New Delhi: Prime...

LED lights helped states save Rs 500 crore: EESL

As many as 20 states saved Rs 500 crore in the last one year on their electricity bill, an official of Energy Efficiency Services...

Access to electricity: Bangladesh at the bottom among Asian LDCs

The “Least Developed Countries Report 2017” report was launched in Bangladesh on Wednesday Half of the rural population of Bangladesh has no access to electricity,...