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APR 21 2017

Supreme Court refuses Reliance Power promoted Sasan Power claim for higher tariff

  • FE Bureau , The Financial Express / New Delhi , 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

SPL had claimed that the unprecedented, unforeseen and uncontrollable steep depreciation of the rupee was a force majeure event. The Supreme Court on Thursday refused Reliance Power-promoted Sasan ...

APR 21 2017

Suzlon bags 100 MW wind power project from ReNew Power

  • PTI , The Financial Express / New Delhi , 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

Advertisement With this order, Suzlon’s portfolio with ReNew Power would exceed more than 600 MW, spanning across Gujarat, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh, it ...

APR 21 2017

Power department officials pay surprise call on Mulayam Singh Yadavs house over unpaid dues, electricity usage

  • FE Online , The Financial Express / 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

Samajwadi Party, Mulayam Singh Yadav, Power department, Power department in Uttar Pradesh, UP CM, Bharatiya Janata Party, Yogi Adityanath, Power department at Mulayam Singh Yadav's house Mulayam ...

APR 21 2017

Isro plans to mine energy from Moon by 2030 to help meet India needs

  • Utpal Bhaskar , The Live Mint / New Delhi , 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

From launching 104 satellites at one go, enabling commercial roll out of lithium-ion batteries, to taking the lead in providing energy security, the Indian Space Research Organization (Isro) is ...

APR 21 2017

Modi govt plans to auction 4 gigawatts of wind energy in FY 2017-18

  • Anindya Upadhyay , The Live Mint / New Delhi , 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government is seeking to step up the pace of auctioning power-purchase contracts for wind-energy plants, building on a contest that reaped record-low prices ...

APR 21 2017

Deonar abattoir generates power from slaughtered animal waste

  • PTI , ETEnergyWorld / Mumbai , 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

The city-based Deonar abattoir, one of the biggest slaughter houses in the country, has started generating power by using the waste of the slaughtered animals, its official said today. In ...

APR 21 2017

India shows path for cheaper solar energy: World Bank

  • PTI , ETEnergyWorld / Washington , 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

It is better to move towards solar energy than to continue to build coal plants, World Bank President Jim Young Kim said today, citing India's massive efforts in solar energy which has made it ...

APR 21 2017

Solar power presents huge refinancing opportunity: India Ratings

  • Debjoy Sengupta , ETEnergyWorld / Kolkata , 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) estimates a possible refinancing opportunity for more than Rs 56000 crore out of the total debt of Rs 1.73 lakh crore across various infra sub-sectors in its ...

APR 21 2017

Green Drive: NIT students build solar-power vehicle

  • TNN , ETEnergyWorld / Jamshedpuur , 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

A solar electric hybrid vehicle with innovative tags, including a seat belt sensor device and temperature sensor water sprinkler, has been developed by a group of prospective engineers of National ...

APR 21 2017

Suzlon wins 100.8 MW project order from ReNew Power

  • Debapriya Mondal , ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi , 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

Wind energy company Suzlon Group has won a 100.8 Megwatt project order from ReNew Power Ventures for the latter’s Limbwas project in Madhya Pradesh. As part of the order, Suzlon will ...

APR 21 2017

Clear dues forthwith or supply will be shut off, NTPC warns Tangedco

  • B Sivakumar, ETEnergyWorld / Chennai , 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

Power giant NTPC has issued notices to Tangedco as well as discoms in Karnataka and Telangana for not paying dues of 1,379.77 crore. Power generated by three units of 500MW each by ...

APR 21 2017

Power ministry's UJALA scheme for LEDs helps Chandigarh save electricity

  • TNN , ETEnergyWorld / Chandigarh , 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

The central government's Unnat Jyoti Affordable LEDs for All (UJALA) scheme has helped the UT power department save 39,317 KWh of power every day. Under the scheme, launched on March 6 by ...

APR 21 2017

Power engineers want central agencies to probe Talwandi plant fire

  • Manish Sirhindi , ETEnergyWorld / Patiala , 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

The All India Power Engineers’ Federation (AIPEF) has written a letter to the Union power minister demanding that the Central Electricity Authority (CEA) and National Thermal Power ...

APR 21 2017

Tenughat plant to power up second unit next month

  • TNN , ETEnergyWorld / Ranchi , 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

Tenughat Vidyut Nigam Ltd (TVNL) on Thursday announced that one of their units, which is under renovation since December last, will commence operation in May. Once operational, the TVNL ...

APR 21 2017

Solar power may become cheaper than coal in India

  • Utpal Bhaskar , The Live Mint / New Delhi , 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

India’s solar power prices may be set to fall below those of thermal (coal) energy. This is based on an expected cost of around Rs2.90 per unit for the solar power projects at Bhadla ...

APR 21 2017

It will help the state-run monopoly miner pursue its production and sales targets while feeding plants that have been facing uncertainty of coal supplies and thus power generation.

  • Debjoy Sengupta, ETEnergyWorld / Kolkata , 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

Coal India expects to invite bids for long-term coal supplies to the power sector in the next few weeks as the government is close to finalising the policy for such auctions. This assumes ...

APR 21 2017

The companies said in a meeting with the coal ministry linking the revenue share to 1.2 times the notified price by the state-run miner may not be a desirable option

  • Debapriya Mondal , ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi , 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

Private players looking to participate in India’s first-ever auction of commercial coal mines have said the proposal to link revenue share to Coal India’s notified price may jack up ...

APR 21 2017

Potential investors raise concerns over commercial coal mining norms

  • FE Bureau , The Financial Express / New Delhi , 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

In a meeting with the coal ministry, some stakeholders argued that linking the revenue share with the prices of coal charged by Coal India (CIL) might not be a desirable ...

APR 21 2017

Petrol pumps will function on Sundays too: Dealers' federation

  • TNN , ETEnergyWorld / Mangaluru , 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

Karnataka State Federation of Petroleum Dealers (KSFPD) will function even on a Sunday. The stand taken by the federation scotched reports in media that petrol pumps in eight states including ...

APR 21 2017

India meeting fuel requirements of other nations', Dharmendra Pradhan

  • TNN , ETEnergyWorld / Visakhapatnam , 21st April 2017 Published on : 21st April 2017
  • Created:Fri 21st APR 2017

Stating that India was moving to the centre stage of the world’s energy market, Union minister of state for the ministry of petroleum and natural gas Dharmendra Pradhan said refineries in ...