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06-Sep-2018 Srinagar

All JK households to be electrified by Nov 30

Union Minister of State for Power, R K Singh took a detailed review of the J&K’s power sector in a meeting held under the chairmanship of Governor, Satya Pal Malik at SKICC here today.B B Vyas Advisor to  Governor, BVR Subrahmanyam, Chief Secretary,...

08-Aug-2018 New Delhi

NITI Aayog and CII Launch Partnership on SDGs

Union Minister Raj Kumar Singh, Minister of State (IC), Power and New & Renewable Energy, Government of India, mentioned that business and government must partner for sustainable development of India. He was speaking at the launch of NITI Aayog and CII...

20-Jun-2018 New Delhi

RK Singh inaugurates solar plant at Gurdwara Rakab Ganj Sahib

“India is making rapid strides in the field of renewable energy and we will overshoot the target of 175 GW renewable energy by 2022.” said Shri R.K Singh, Minister of State(IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy here today. He was speaking as the Chief...

08-Jun-2018 New Delhi

Sunil Sharma meets Union Min R K Singh to discuss State power projects

Minister for Power Development Department, Sunil Sharma today in a meeting with Union Minister of State, Power R K Singh discussed the vital power development projects undertaken by Union Government in the State.The meeting which was also attended by senior officials...

07-Jun-2018 New Delhi

All meters to be smart prepaid in 3 years' : R K Singh

"In next three years metering will go smart prepaid, and gone will be the days of bills reaching your house. So need of the hour is to scale up manufacturing of smart prepaid meters and to bring down their prices."said Shri R K Singh, Minister of State(IC)...

05-Jun-2018 New Delhi

India became net power exporter in last four years : Raj Kumar Singh

India became a net exporter of electricity for the first time during the last four years and aims to achieve the target of universal household electrification by the year-end three months ahead of the original deadline, Power Minister R.K. Singh said on Tuesday.In...

01-May-2018 New Delhi

9th India-Japan Energy Dialogue held in New Delhi

The 9th India Japan Energy Dialogue was held in New Delhi, today. Minister of State(IC) for Power and New &Renewable Energy, R.K Singh, and Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) Hiroshige Sekosigned a Joint Statement at the conclusion of the...

30-Mar-2018 Shimla

Foundation stone laid for SJVNL hydro project in Uttarakhand

Union Power Minister R.K. Singh and Uttrakhand Chief Minister Trivender Singh Rawat on Friday laid the foundation stone of public sector company SJVNL's 60 MW Naitwar Mori Hydro Electric Project, an official said here.The project is located at Mori on the...

07-Mar-2018 New Delhi

Policy soon on electric vehicles, charging infra : R.K. Singh

The Centre will soon unveil a policy on electric vehicles (EVs), Power Minister R.K. Singh said on Wednesday, while launching the National E-Mobility Programme here in line with the government's vision of having 100 per cent e-mobility by 2030.On the occasion,...

18-Jan-2018 New Delhi

Government to set up $350 mn solar development fund

The government will set up of a $350 million solar development fund for financing solar projects, Power Minister R.K.Singh has said.Singh stated that over the years, renewable energy has become cheaper and is set to replace conventional energy, which is...

07-Dec-2017 New Delhi

Metering, billing cause discoms' losses : Raj Kumar Singh

Calling for an end to "corrupt practice" of electricity distribution companies (discoms) in states not billing the entire power supplied, Union Power Minister R.K. Singh on Thursday said failure to act will seriously jeopardise government's plan to provide uninterrupted...

29-Nov-2017 New Delhi

India to have new hydro power policy soon : R.K. Singh

A draft hydro power policy is being finalised in a bid to revive languishing sector in India, Power Minister R.K. Singh said on Wednesday.A sector which has failed to add even 2,500 MW of capacity in the last five years is in urgent need of revival given...

28-Nov-2017 Manipur

SAUBHAGYA Scheme launched in Manipur

The Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana (SAUBHAGYA) was launched in Manipur today, by Union Minister of State (IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy, R.K. Singh and N. Biren Singh, Chief Minister of Manipur. A total of approximately 1.75 lakh...

24-Nov-2017 New Delhi

Auction for 21 GW solar, wind capacity by March : Raj Kumar Singh

The government will invite bids for creating capacity of up to 21 gigawatt (GW) of solar and wind power by March 2018, Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy R.K Singh said on Friday.He was announcing the Centre's third wind power auction scheme by...

14-Nov-2017 New Delhi

Raj Kumar Singh launches the National Power Portal(NPP)

R.K. Singh, Minister of State (IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy, launched the National Power Portal (NPP)here today. The portal may be accessed at http://npp.gov.in. NPP is a centralised system for Indian Power Sector which facilitates online...

10-Oct-2017 Srinagar

Union Power Minister R.K. Singh calls on Chief Minister

Union Minister of State for Power, R.K. Singh, who is on a visit to the Valley, called on the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here today.During the meeting, Mr. Singh discussed the implementation of various schemes aimed at improving the generation and distribution...

10-Oct-2017 Srinagar

R.K. Singh reviews implementation of power sector schemes in JK

Union Minister of State for Power, New and Renewable Energy R K Singh today directed for speedy and effective implementation of various schemes being undertaken in JK's power sector so that Prime Minister's initiative of providing electricity to every household...

22-Sep-2017 New Delhi

Fair police probe key to justice, must be overseen : Raj Kumar Singh

Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy R.K. Singh on Friday stressed the need to oversight police investigation and suggested that it be kept insulated from political interference."Police investigation is a part of justice delivery system, so any kind...

05-Sep-2017 New Delhi

Power Minister R.K Singh says 'will continue Goyal's good work'

Assuring that the good work started by his predecessor Piyush Goyal will be continued, new Power Minister R.K. Singh on Tuesday said he would meet all standards of performance set by Goyal in making India energy-surplus."My efforts will be to meet his standards...

03-Sep-2017 New Delhi

Raj Kumar Singh : The officer who once arrested Advani in Bihar

Known for his administrative acumen, former Union Home Secretary and Lok Sabha member Raj Kumar Singh, who was inducted on Sunday as Minister for Power, New and Renewable Energy at the Centre, was instrumental in the arrest of BJP leader L.K. Advani in 1990...

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