The Union Mines Ministry has expressed displeasure over the unimpressive progress of mineral blocks auctioned by states, reports the Business Standard. Post auctions, little has been done to secure clearances to enable commencement of mining from such blocks.
Tata Power has agreed to buy the entire stake in Ideal Energy Projects Ltd (IEPL) for an undisclosed amount. IEPL owns a 540-MW coal-based thermal power project near Bela village in Nagpur, Maharashtra, of which 270 MW was commissioned in May 2013
Working at a breakneck speed to kickstart the economy, the Narendra Modi-led BJP Government is looking to give a big boost to the infrastructure sector. And in one of the first few steps to achieve that, the new Government has cleared seven projects worth Rs 21,000 crore, recently.