RK Singh

Distribution utilities owe Rs 1.56 lakh crore to power producers: Power Minister RK Singh

The minister, in a written reply to the Lok Sabha said the condition of most of the state government-owned distribution companies is a matter of grave concern.

published on : 17th December 2021

Mekapati seeks Central funding for 3 ports, 11 fishing harbours

The minister sought at least 25 per cent of the total outlay of Rs 14,000 crore as Central assistance. 

published on : 13th November 2021

Coal crisis: Govt scrambles all resources to avert power crisis even as Minister RK Singh decries shortage

The Coal Ministry said despite heavy rains in the coal field areas, CIL had supplied more than 255 million tonnes of coal to the power sector in this year which is the highest ever supply.

published on : 11th October 2021

Officials reach Union Minister RK Singh's residence for meeting as Delhi stares at power crisis

Delhi Power Minister Satyendar Jain yesterday cautioned that there could be complete blackout in the national capital after two days if power plants do not receive an immediate supply of coal.

published on : 10th October 2021

India stares at power crisis with coal stocks down to days

Out of India's 135 coal plants, 108 were facing critically low stocks, with 28 of them down to just one day's worth of supply.

published on : 8th October 2021

Union Power Minister meets US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry in Delhi

The meeting comes on the backdrop of Climate Action and Finance Mobilisation Dialogue (CAFMD) that was launched by India and the US under the India-US Climate and Clean Energy Agenda 2030 Partnership.

published on : 13th September 2021

Amid calls for caste census, Bihar BJP to take out three-day 'Yatra' through OBC dominated districts

Jan Ashirwad Yatra' will begin from August 17 under the leadership of Union cabinet minister RK Sing

published on : 13th August 2021

India will reduce more than targeted 33 per cent carbon emission by 2030: Power Minister 

He further said that as per the Paris agreement, India has to produce 40 per cent electricity of its total capacity from non-fossil sources by 2030.

published on : 15th July 2021

Raj Kumar Singh elevated to Union Cabinet Minister rank

Raj Kumar Singh was administered oath as Union Cabinet Minister by President of India Ram Nath Kovind this evening.

published on : 7th July 2021

Union minister RK Singh arranges for oxygen cylinders, concentrators for hospitals in Bihar's Ara

The minister has arranged for 50 oxygen concentrators and 50 oxygen cylinders for use by hospitals in Ara and these will be handed over to the district administration in the next two-three days.

published on : 22nd May 2021