Tag: Power

Vallibel Power enters into a Power Purchase Agreement with CEB

Vallibel Power enters into a Power Purchase Agreement with CEB

Jul 23, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Sri Lanka’s listed largest public-quoted mini hydropower company, Vallibel Power Erathna PLC, announced yesterday (22) that ... Read More

“Despite minor set back UNP will return to power” – Ashu Marasinghe

“Despite minor set back UNP will return to power” – Ashu Marasinghe

Jun 28, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Former Parliamentarian Ashu Marasinghe says despite a minor setback, the United National Party will return to ... Read More

Power cuts for non-payment of bills since January

Power cuts for non-payment of bills since January

Jun 24, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Ceylon Electricity Board says it will suspend the power supply to consumers who have failed ... Read More

Bruce Willis to hold nuclear power plant hostage in action-thriller ‘Reactor’

Bruce Willis to hold nuclear power plant hostage in action-thriller ‘Reactor’

Jun 24, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - American actor Bruce Willis, star of the 'Die Hard' franchise is getting back in the saddle ... Read More

ACJU has no power to issue rulings against Sufis: Witness

ACJU has no power to issue rulings against Sufis: Witness

Jun 19, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The All Ceylon Jamiyathul Ulama (ACJU) had been issuing fatwas (rulings according to Islamic law) since ... Read More

Power cuts reported due to maintenance activity

Power cuts reported due to maintenance activity

Jun 15, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Authorities have temporarily disconnected one of the generators of the Norochcholai coal power plant due to ... Read More

PUCSL to fine-tune externality cost of thermal power generation

PUCSL to fine-tune externality cost of thermal power generation

Jun 13, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  The Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka (PUCSL), the electricity sector regulator, is all set to ... Read More

National power demand rising – CEB

National power demand rising – CEB

Jun 6, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Rising national electricity demand has been recorded once again. The Ceylon Electricity Board stated that rising ... Read More

Power demand peaks due to dry weather

Power demand peaks due to dry weather

Feb 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The report compiled by the special committee appointed to deliberate the recent decision by the Ceylon ... Read More

Report on sudden power cuts incomplete

Report on sudden power cuts incomplete

Feb 13, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Ministry of Power and Energy says the compilation of the report commissioned by the Subject ... Read More

Greek elections: Centre-right regains power

Greek elections: Centre-right regains power

Jul 8, 2019

(FASTNEWS|COLOMBO) - Greece's centre-right opposition party New Democracy has won the nation's snap general election. With most districts counted, Prime ... Read More

Argentina and Uruguay reel after massive power outage

Argentina and Uruguay reel after massive power outage

Jun 17, 2019

(FASTNEWS|COLOMBO) -  Power has been restored to much of Argentina and Uruguay after a massive electrical failure left tens of ... Read More

Power crisis to be resolved in April

Power crisis to be resolved in April

Mar 28, 2019

(FASTNEWS|COLOMBO) - The Ministry of Power says all necessary steps are being taken to rapidly end the power crisis. Secretary ... Read More