Coal transport: 40 trains to be canceled till May 24

Continuing the steps to streamline coal movement, the Railways canceled 42 passenger trains to expedite coal rake movement. The move is to address the depleting coal supplies at power plants as consumption surged during summer. As many as 40 of these 42 passenger trains will remain canceled till May 24 and two will resume running … Read more

We are capable of handling whatever the demand is: Power Minister RK Singh

Power Minister RK Singh on Thursday exuded confidence in meeting the country’s power demand ahead of peak summer and monsoon season. The Minister also noted that higher power consumption is reflective of India’s rising economic growth. “The great thing is that power demand has increased. It shows that the economy is growing at 9 per … Read more