The first phase will commence in the Western province, the PMD said.
"World Bank lent 70 million USD to solve our LPG problem. Now we are returning that money to Treasury in rupees."
"There will be no independent regulation if the sector is overseen by a committee under the Minister."
About 1500MW could be added over 2 years,
Energy permit for a 50MW solar plant to be issued
Cabinet approves unsolicited proposal for Cyprus company to supply crude on 180-day credit
IOC will supply the fuel
If the CEB spends their own money and imports fuel, we are prepared to transport and store oil free
"The refinery resumed operations today," a source at the ministry told EconomyNext.
Shortfall to be bridged through conservation and private generators
Reflects the risk of disruptions to operations from fuel shortages and heightened counterparty risk
CEB is facing heightened challenges in importing fossil fuels
"We are in a crisis situation. Let's see how we can manage it going forward."
Until now liquid fuel imports were done by the petroleum ministry
"From Tuesday (25), from 1.30pm to 9.30pm, there will be a two-hour power cut due to lack of furnace oil," he said.
"The president has reiterated his commitment to focusing on EV imports."
This government is unable to facilitate distance learning. It is only able to keep people in the dark,” said Premadasa...
GT-7, a 115MW gas turbine had already started
There is potential to set up an 80 to 100MW solar power plant in the location
CEB is forced to shut fuel driven plants from time to time due to fuel disruptions
We need diesel from January 19-22
In bid to avoid load shedding
Court of Appeal orders temporary appointment
Energy Minister Udaya Gammnapila had earlier asked for dollarized payments for fuel
CEB debt to CPC is now Rs91bn