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Index of Eight Core Industries (Base: 2004-05=100), October, 2013

The summary of the Index of Eight Core Industries (base: 2004-05) is given at the Annexure. The Eight Core Industries have a combined weight of 37.90 % in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP).  The combined Index of Eight Core Industries stands at 155.2 in October, 2013, which was 0.6 % lower compared to the index of

VEO generates electricity in Eisenhüttenstadt from top gas

  • Pressure recovery turbine from Siemens generates electrical energy from pressure and thermal energy • Designed for an average output of seven megawatts • Improved energy efficiency and reduced operating costs Siemens Metals Technologies has received an order from VEO (Vulkan Energiewirtschaft Oderbrücke GmbH) to install a top gas pressure recovery turbine (TRT) and

Index of Eight Core Industries (Base: 2004-05=100), September, 2013

The Eight Core Industries have a combined weight of 37.90% in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP).  The combined Indexof Eight Core Industries stands at 156.2 in September, 2013,which was8.0%highercompared to the index of September, 2012. Coal Coal production (weight: 4.38%) increased by 12.5% inSeptember, 2013 over September, 2012. The cumulative index for coal during April

Soft-Power or Hard-Power? Let’s put our heart where the money is – Pratim Ranjan Bose

Many years ago, I wrote a ‘story’, as we journalists describe newspaper reports, about an Indian company planning to sell solar powered inverter kits, good enough to run a TV, to Afghanistan. This was soon after the US invaded the frontier country and established a Taliban-free Hamid Karzai government. The war ravaged country was devoid

Index of Eight Core Industries (Base: 2004-05=100), February 2013

The   Eight core industries have a combined weight of 37.90 per cent in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP).  The combined Index was 144.4 in February 2013 with a growth rate of (-) 2.5% compared to their 7.7% growth in February 2012.  The decline in  growth in February,2013 was on account of negative growth witnessed in Electricity generation and

Index of Eight Core Industries (Base: 2004-05=100) November 2012

The Eight core industries have a combined weight of 37.90 per cent in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP).  The combined Index was 144.9 in November 2012 with a growth rate of 1.8% compared to their 7.8% growth in November 2011.  The decline in growth in November, 2012 was on account of negative growth witnessed in the

Index of Core Eight – Core Sector Performance

The Eight core industries have a combined weight of 37.90 per cent in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP).  The combined Index was 151.2 in October 2012 with a growth rate of 6.5% compared to their 0.4% growth in October 2011. The modest growth in October, 2012 was on account of double digit growth witnessed in the

Government notifies scheme for Financial Restructuring of State Owned Distribution Companies

The Government has notified a scheme for Financial Restructuring of State Owned Distribution Companies (Discoms) on 05.10.2012. The scheme contains various measures required to be taken by State Discoms and State Governments for achieving the financial turnaround of the Discoms by restructuring their debt with support through a Transitional Finance Mechanism by Central Govt. The