Monthly Archives: March 2019

NHPC signs MOU with NLCIL for Power Trading

NHPC
NHPC signed MOU with Neyveli Lignite Corporation of India Limited (NLCIL) in the area of Power Trading on 18.02.2019 in Chennai. NLCIL is having vast experience in lignite mining, installation and operation of Thermal Power Plants both lignite & coal based and also wind & solar power projects.
As per MOU, NHPC will offer surplus power available with… Read More

Engineering for high-speed devices

Engineering for high-speed devices

Summary:A research team from the University of Delaware has developed cutting-edge technology for photonics devices that could enable faster communications between phones and computers.

If you use a smartphone, laptop, or tablet, then you benefit from research in photonics, the study of light. At the University of Delaware, a team led by Tingyi Gu, an assistant… Read More

GAIL and BHEL signed MoU for development of Solar power projects

solar

GAIL (India) Limited and Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) have inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today in New Delhi for cooperation in development of solar based power projects.  Shri Santanu Roy, Executive Director (Business Development), GAIL and Shri S. Seetharaman, General Manager (Renewable Energy & Water Business), BHEL signed… Read More

New plant breeding technologies for food security

New plant breeding technologies for food security

Summary:Scientists argue that new plant breeding technologies can contribute significantly to food security and sustainable development. Genome editing techniques in particular, such as CRISPR/Cas, could help to make agriculture more productive and environmentally friendly. The researchers advocate the responsible use and support of these new … Read More

NHPC organizes training programme for Divyang Employees

NHPC

NHPC India’s premier hydropower company organized an exclusive training programme for ‘Divyang Employees’ from 27th-29th March, 2019. The programme was graced by Shri Nikhil Kumar Jain, Director (Personnel) NHPC in the presence of Shri Sanjay Sarbhoy, Chief General Manager (HRD) NHPC. In his address, Shri Jain appreciated the contribution of Divyang… Read More

NCL meets 100 MT of coal production target for FY19

Coal India

Coal India subsidiary Northern Coalfields Ltd (NCL) on Wednesday said it has achieved the assigned target of 100 million tonnes (MT) of coal production for the current fiscal and is about to meet its annual dispatch target.“We achieved our assigned target of 100 MT of coal production on Tuesday, five days ahead of fiscal completion. This happens to be a record… Read More

D K Tiwari IAS appointed Jharkhand Chief Secretary

Devendra Kumar Tiwari IAS

Dr. Devendra Kumar Tiwari IAS (Jharkhand 1986) presently Development Commissioner- Jharkhand, has been appointed as the new Chief Secretary of Jharkhand vice Shri Sudhir Tripathi  IAS. Dr Tiwari Born in 1960 in Mahoba of Bundelkhand region of Uttar Pradesh Mr Tiwari had his initial schooling at Mahoba and later at Lalitpur in Uttar Pradesh.
He completed… Read More

PFC completes REC buy, pays 14,500 Cr to GoI

PFC

Shri Rajeev Sharma, CMD, PFC, handing over the Intra Bank Fund Transfer Advice of Rs.14,499,99,50,186/-  to Shri Ajay Kumar Bhalla, Secretary (Power), Govt. of India, being the purchase consideration for acquisition of 103.94 Crore shares of Government of India shares in REC Ltd. Senior officials of MOP & PFC were present on this occasion.… Read More

NHPC organizes Hindi Kavi Sammelan

NHPC

NHPC, India’s premier hydropower utility organized a ‘Hindi Kavi Sammelan’ at its Corporate Office at Faridabad on 19th March 2019. The Kavi Sammelan was inaugurated by Shri Balraj Joshi, CMD, NHPC in the presence of Shri Ratish Kumar, Director (Projects), Shri N.K. Jain, Director (Personnel) and Shri M.K. Mittal, Director (Finance) NHPC and a large number… Read More

Vacancy | Director-Production, ITI Limited

ITI Limited

India Bureaucracy PSU Vacancy | Indian Telephone Industries Pvt. Limited was incorporated in the year 1950 under the Mysore Companies Act, 1938. The name of the Company was changed to ITI Limited under the Indian Companies Act, 1956 in the year 1994. The objective of the company is to assist the Government in sensitive and strategic telecommunication fields… Read More

Exercise is more critical than diet to maintain weight loss

Exercise is more critical than diet to maintain weight loss

Summary:The study showed successful weight-loss maintainers rely on physical activity to remain in energy balance (rather than chronic restriction of dietary intake) to avoid weight regain. Successful weight-loss maintainers are individuals who maintain a reduced body weight of 30 pounds or more for over a year. The study, published in the March issue… Read More