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FEB 20 2018

India Rating has stable outlook on wind, solar for FY19; negative on thermal

  • PTI, The Financial Express / Mumbai, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  While maintaining a stable outlook on the solar power sector, domestic rating agency India Rating has revised upwards the outlook on the wind power sector to stable from negative ...

FEB 20 2018

Govt extends transmission charge waiver to solar, wind power till March 2022

  • PTI, Live Mint / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  The government has extended the waiver of inter-state power transmission charges and losses for the solar and wind power projects commissioned till 31 March 2022, with a view to ...

FEB 20 2018

JREDA offers upto 50% Subsidy for Grid-connected Solar Rooftop Projects, till 2nd May 2018

  • Bureau, www.jreda.com / 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  JREDA (Jharkhand Renewable Energy Development Agency) offers upto 50% for Grid-connected Solar Rooftop Projects. This Subsidy is available till 2nd May 2018. The ...

FEB 20 2018

Shri. R.K. Singh inaugurates 'Indian Power Stations 2018' an International Conference on 'Operations and Maintenance'

  • Bureau, Pib.nic.in / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Union Minister of State (IC) for Power and New and Renewable Energy, Shri R.K. Singh inaugurated the ‘Indian Power Stations 2018’ - three-day International Conference on ...

FEB 20 2018

UP discom lodges 3,271 FIRs against power thieves in Ghaziabad

  • Aditya Dev, ETEnergyWorld / Ghaziabad, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  The Paschimanchal Vidyut Vitaran Nigam Limited (PVVNL) has lodged as many as 3,271 FIRs against power thieves in Ghaziabad between April 2017 and January 2018, even as it fined 449 ...

FEB 20 2018

At Chalo Vijayawada rally, contract power staffers threaten to go on strike

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld / Vijaywada, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  The Andhra Pradesh Electricity Contract Employees have threatened the state government of a strike if their demands for job regularisation are not met. Around 3,000 contract ...

FEB 20 2018

NTPC pays interim dividend of Rs 2,251 crore for current financial year

  • ETEnergyWorld, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  NTPC Ltd, India's state-owned power generator, today announced it has paid an interim dividend of Rs 2,251.01 crore, equivalent to 27.30 per cent of the paid-up equity share capital ...

FEB 20 2018

Solar connect: Uninterrupted power supply to 41 schools in Kerala

  • Bureau, ETEnergyWorld / Thiruvananthpuram, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  As many as 41 government/aided schools in the state would be getting uninterrupted power supply by the end of the current academic year. Agency for non-conventional energy ...

FEB 20 2018

Transmission charge waiver gives hope to solar, wind projects

  • Nishtha Saluja, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Power produced from wind and solar projects will become viable, and more attractive for discoms as the government last week waived off inter-state transmission charges for wind and ...

FEB 20 2018

Renew Power inks pact with Maha govt for Rs 14K-cr investment

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Clean energy firm ReNew Power today said it has signed a pact with the Government of Maharashtra to facilitate a proposed investment of Rs 14,000 crore in the state for ...

FEB 20 2018

Indian-American lawmaker forms Congressional Solar Caucus

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / Washington, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Indian-American lawmaker Raja Krishnamoorthi has formed a bipartisan Congressional Solar Caucus to advance issues relating to the renewable energy and solar technology production ...

FEB 20 2018

Tuticorin port sets new record in coal handling

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld / Tuticorin, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  The V O Chidambaranar (VOC) Port in Tuticorin has created a new record by handling 45,396 metric tonnes of coal in 24 hours at IX berth from the vessel MV Sea Hope on Monday. Thus, ...

FEB 20 2018

Indrapratha Gas, Mahindra & Mahindra join hands to stop stubble burning

  • Sanjay Dutta, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL), the sole supplier of clean-burning natural gas as automotive and kitchen fuel in the NCR (National Capital Region), has stepped in to help stop crop ...

FEB 20 2018

Rajesh Kakkar takes charge as new Director (Offshore) at ONGC

  • ETEnergyWorld, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), India’s state-owned petroleum explorer, today announced Rajesh Kakkar has taken over the charge of Director (Offshore) of the company ...

FEB 20 2018

Confidence Petroleum arm to market composite LPG cylinders

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / Kolkata, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Confidence Futuristic Energtech, a subsidiary of Confidence Petroleum, would market composite LPG cylinders in Kolkata from next month, a company official said. Confidence ...

FEB 20 2018

ONGC says completion of projects in KG Basin fields may get delayed

  • Bilal Abdi, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), India’s state-owned petroleum explorer, today said completion of projects in Cluster 2 of a deep-water block in the Krishna Godavari ...

FEB 20 2018

R K Mohapatra takes over as Director (HR) at IndianOil Corp

  • ETEnergyWorld, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Indian Oil Corporation (IOC), the nation's largest fuel retailer, today announced Ranjan Kumar Mohapatra has taken over as Director (Human Resources) on the company's board with ...

FEB 20 2018

KG block production may be delayed: ONGC

  • PTI, The Hindu Business Line / New Delhi, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  State-owned oil producer ONGC today said it may miss the June 2019 target for starting production from its KG-D5 block due to regulatory policy changes. Oil and Natural Gas ...

FEB 20 2018

M&M to raise monthly EV production to 4,000 units by next year

  • Aditya Dev, The Hindu Business Line / Mumbai, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  Mahindra & Mahindra is planning to increase its electric vehicles (EVs) production to 4,000 units a month by December 2019. The company has a capacity of about 400 EVs a month, ...

FEB 20 2018

PM dedicates Mysuru-Bengaluru electrified railway line to the nation

  • Special Correspondent, The Hindu / Mysuru, 20th February 2018 Published on : 20th February 2018
  • Created:Tue 20th FEB 2018

  The double line electrified railway track between Mysuru and Bengaluru was dedicated to the nation by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday. Mr. Modi also flagged off the ...