Power

Around 8,000 MW of old thermal power generation capacity has been phased out till now and will be replaced by cleaner options such solar energy in a bid to clean up the power generation sector.
Jan. 21, 2019, 3:46 p.m.
Publisher: thehindubusinessline.com

Indian government has made amendments to the auction and project implementation timelines. Concerned over the flat pace of capacity addition in the solar power sector, the Indian government has decided to make modifications in auction and solar project deadlines.
Jan. 15, 2019, 10:25 a.m.
Publisher: electronicsb2b.com

Ladakh is set to home the world’s largest single-location solar photo-voltaic plant.
Jan. 14, 2019, 10:48 a.m.
Publisher: electronicsb2b.com

Ajay Kumar Bhalla, Power Secy says Discom losses for FY19 can be around Rs 15,000-17,000 cr Vs Rs 15,000 cr in FY18.
Jan. 14, 2019, midnight
Publisher: youtube.com


The focus of investments in the Indian Power sector has typically been on the generation segment, while the importance of Transmission and Distribution segment has always been undervalued.
Jan. 11, 2019, 11:48 a.m.
Publisher: ws.karvyonline.com

Bankers have recovered between 35-54 percent in three recent deals across stressed power assets.
Jan. 10, 2019, 10:27 a.m.
Publisher: bloombergquint.com

Extensive use of solar energy in dairy value chain can significantly reduce operational cost and promote use of clean energy, Raj Kumar Singh said.
Jan. 10, 2019, 10:19 a.m.
Publisher: electronicsb2b.com

In 2017-18 coal imported in India was worth ~Rs 1,38,500 crores ($20.17 bn) which was up 38.2% compared to previous year and up ~9% in volume terms.
Jan. 9, 2019, 6:24 a.m.
Publisher: alphainvesco.com

All the government-owned solar projects and those established for sale of power to the government will be required to source components from the enlisted vendors, after March 31, 2020.
Jan. 8, 2019, 10:01 a.m.
Publisher: electronicsb2b.com

Total cost of the projects is now twice the original, and estimated at ₹55,803 crore.
Jan. 6, 2019, 4:27 p.m.
Publisher: thehindubusinessline.com