Devendra Kumar Sharma, Managing Director of Himachal Pradesh Power Corporation Limited, will be the new chairman of the Bhakra Beas Management Board (BBMB). The post had been lying vacant since September 2015, with temporary charge having been given to member, irrigation, SK Sharma.
Himachal to generate additional 265 MW
Himachal Pradesh is all set to generate additional 265 MW hydro power with the commissioning of 65 MW Kashang, 100 megawatt Sainj and 100 megawatt Uhal hydel power project during this financial year.
HP govt. failed to levy Rs.209-cr fine on JP power
The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India revealed that the Himachal Pradesh (HP) government, despite its precarious fiscal health and high debt exceeding Rs.35,000 crore, allegedly gave undue benefits to the tune of Rs.209.28 crore to Jaypee (JP) power company, which owned the 1000 MW Karcham Wangtoo hydel project in Kinnaur district.
Villagers from HP, U khand rise against dam project
Kishau multipurpose project is coming up on Tons river, a tributary of Yamuna river, which forms the boundary between Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand. The 236-metre-high concrete gravity dam has a 660 MW capacity power house.
JSW Energy to buy JP Power Projects
Steel major JSW Energy has decided to acquire the Himachal Pradesh-located 300 MW Baspa Power Company Limited for a base enterprise value of approximately Rs 9,700 crore.
JSW Energy agrees to acquire 300 MW Baspa II hydroelectric project
JSW Energy Ltd has informed BSE that the company has agreed to acquire from Jaiprakash Power Ventures Limited and other shareholders, 100 per cent stake in Himachal Baspa Power Company Limited for a base enterprise value of approximately Rs 9,700 crore, subject to mutually agreed adjustments.
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