energy and security issues

NTPC, Nalco to set up 2,400 MW power plant in Odisha

December 17, 2016

NTPC Ltd and National Aluminium Company (NALCO) have jointly agreed to set up a 2,400 MW coal-based power project in Odisha’s Dhenkanal district. To this effect, NTPC has signed an MoU with NALCO to establish a joint venture company for developing a coal based power plant in Gajmara. NALCO will utilize the energy produced at...

India gives $10 million as grant-in-aid to Mozambique

November 25, 2016

India has given $10 million as grant-in-aid to Mozambique as the country is facing severe food crisis due to two consecutive years of drought. The grant will help the drought-stricken country to immediately purchase wheat from the international market to ensure food security to its vulnerable sections of the...