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SEP 25 2017

Hike in spot prices may offer little relief to stranded merchant power plants

  • Ksenia Kondratieva, The Hindu Business Line / Mumbai, 25th September 2017 Published on : 25th September 2017
  • Created:Mon 25th SEP 2017

  The recent increase in the average spot power tariff on the Indian Energy Exchange (IEX) is unlikely to continue for long or bring any long-term relief to merchant power plants. ...

SEP 25 2017

Essel Infraprojects unit raises Rs680 crore via bond issue

  • Alekh Archana, The Hindu Business Line / Mumbai, 25th September 2017 Published on : 25th September 2017
  • Created:Mon 25th SEP 2017

  A unit of Essel Infraprojects Ltd raised Rs680 crore through a rare-structured bond issue, which is supported by the monthly payments it gets from Power Grid Corp. of India ...

SEP 25 2017

Used Chinese solar panels set off quality fears

  • Utpal Bhaskar, Live Mint / New Delhi, 25th September 2017 Published on : 25th September 2017
  • Created:Mon 25th SEP 2017

  In what has caught the Indian solar industry by surprise, used Chinese solar modules—the rectangular panels often seen on rooftops—are being sold in the domestic market ...

SEP 25 2017

US trade body recommendation may impact Indias solar power sector

  • Utpal Bhaskar, Live Mint / New Delhi, 25th September 2017 Published on : 25th September 2017
  • Created:Mon 25th SEP 2017

  Indian solar power tariffs’ sharp decline will get arrested in the short term with Chinese solar module prices set to increase post the US International Trade ...

SEP 25 2017

Heraeus launches customer initiatives to boost Indian Photovoltaics Industry

  • ANI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 25th September 2017 Published on : 25th September 2017
  • Created:Mon 25th SEP 2017

  Heraeus Photovoltaics, a provider of technology solutions for the renewable energy industry launched major local customer initiatives to support an efficiency boost of the Indian ...

SEP 25 2017

Kazakhstan, India expand horizons of cooperation and increase volumes of goods turnover

  • ANI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 25th September 2017 Published on : 25th September 2017
  • Created:Mon 25th SEP 2017

  The 13th meeting of the Kazakh-Indian Intergovernmental Commission (IGC) on trade and economic, scientific, technical, industrial and cultural cooperation was completed recently in ...

SEP 25 2017

Foundation for Patratu power plant to be laid soon, says Jharkhand CM

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld / Ranchi, 25th September 2017 Published on : 25th September 2017
  • Created:Mon 25th SEP 2017

  Chief minister Raghubar Das has put the Patratu thermal power plant on the fast track. He met officials from the state energy department and NTPC at his residence and the foundation ...

SEP 25 2017

Power Grid Corp aims to boost energy supply to northern states

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 25th September 2017 Published on : 25th September 2017
  • Created:Mon 25th SEP 2017

  State owned Power Grid Corp will soon begin commercial operations of 1,500 MW second pole of Champa-Kurukshetra high voltage direct current line, which is likely to ...

SEP 25 2017

Chandigarh residents to be burdened with higher FPPCA charges on power bills

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld / Chandigarh, 25th September 2017 Published on : 25th September 2017
  • Created:Mon 25th SEP 2017

  With the Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission (JERC) not approving the actual power cost for the current financial year, city residents will face the heat as the UT electricity ...

SEP 25 2017

Balraj Joshi appointed Chairman and Managing Director of NHPC

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 25th September 2017 Published on : 25th September 2017
  • Created:Mon 25th SEP 2017

  Balraj Joshi was today appointed the Chairman-cum-Managing Director (CMD) of NHPC Ltd., the country's premier hydro power utility. Joshi is at present Director (Technical) ...

SEP 25 2017

NGT raps MoEF over emission standards for thermal power plants

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 25th September 2017 Published on : 25th September 2017
  • Created:Mon 25th SEP 2017

  The National Green Tribunal has rapped the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) for not abiding by its directions on implementation of a notification on air pollution emission ...

SEP 25 2017

Coal mine auction to count royalty offer, give pricing freedom

  • Sarita Singh, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 25th September 2017 Published on : 25th September 2017
  • Created:Mon 25th SEP 2017

  India is planning a simple, attractive system for auctioning coal blocks to private firms by the year end, a measure government officials believe will help accelerate the ...

SEP 25 2017

Fuel prices will drop in coming days, says Dharmendra Pradhan

  • FE Bureau, The Financial Express / Ahmedabad, 25th September 2017 Published on : 25th September 2017
  • Created:Mon 25th SEP 2017

  Attributing the recent rise in fuel prices to a hurricane in the US, Union petroleum and natural gas minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday said the rates will come down in the ...

SEP 25 2017

PM to inaugurate ONGCs new building on Monday

  • PTI, The Hindu Business Line / New Delhi, 25th September 2017 Published on : 25th September 2017
  • Created:Mon 25th SEP 2017

  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will tomorrow formally inaugurate ONGC’s new corporate office that was renamed as Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya Urja Bhawan from Rajiv Gandhi Urja ...

SEP 25 2017

Essar Ports plans to set up four LNG terminals in joint ventures

  • Our Bureau, ETEnergyWorld / Mumbai, 25th September 2017 Published on : 25th September 2017
  • Created:Mon 25th SEP 2017

  Essar Ports Ltd is exploring the possibility of setting up four Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) terminals in joint ventures with other companies. The company wants to explore the ...

SEP 25 2017

DGH, Joint Secy to be government nominees on oilfield oversight panels

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 25th September 2017 Published on : 25th September 2017
  • Created:Mon 25th SEP 2017

  Upstream regulator DGH and Joint Secretary (Exploration) in the Oil Ministry will be the government nominees on oversight committees that will monitor the 30 small discovered oil ...

SEP 25 2017

BPCL to increase focus on highway segment to arrest diesel market share decline

  • Bilal Abdi, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 25th September 2017 Published on : 25th September 2017
  • Created:Mon 25th SEP 2017

  Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL), the country’s second-largest fuel retailer, plans to ramp up focus on the highway retail segment in order to arrest the decline in the ...

SEP 25 2017

Swan Energy, Mitsui OSK partner for India's first LNG FSRU Port Project worth Rs 6,000 Cr

  • ANI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 25th September 2017 Published on : 25th September 2017
  • Created:Mon 25th SEP 2017

  Swan Energy Limited (Swan) is developing India's first Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (FSRU) based LNG Port Project. The Project comprises of development of LNG ...

SEP 25 2017

Shiv Sena agitates against fuel price hike, inflation in Maharashtra

  • IANS, ETEnergyWorld / Mumbai, 25th September 2017 Published on : 25th September 2017
  • Created:Mon 25th SEP 2017

  The Shiv Sena, which is an alliance partner in both the BJP-led Central and Maharashtra governments, launched agitations against the runway fuel price hike and inflation by carrying ...

SEP 22 2017

Indian oil PSUs mulling acquiring stake in ADNOC oil field in UAE

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / Hyderabad, 22nd September 2017 Published on : 22nd September 2017
  • Created:Fri 22nd SEP 2017

  Indian oil PSUs are mulling to acquire up to 20 per cent stake in an oil field belonging to Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) in UAE, Utpal Bora, CMD of Oil India Limited said ...