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MAR 01 2010

SEZs to sell electricity outside

  • IEX Bulletin Mar 2010
  • Created:Mon 01st MAR 2010

The commerce department is reportedly planning to allow power projects located in Special Economic Zones (SEZ) to sell electricity to units outside these zones, without seeking a distribution ...

MAR 01 2010

Indian Government draft norms for open access

  • IEX Bulletin Mar 2010
  • Created:Mon 01st MAR 2010

The union government is looking forward to smooth functioning of open access system for power trading. The guideline will allow the power producers to sell their electricity to the most ...

FEB 01 2010

CERC announces Renewable Energy Certificate (REC) Regulation

  • IEX Bulletin Feb 2010
  • Created:Mon 01st FEB 2010

Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) on January 14, 2010 has notified the regulation on Renewable Energy Certificates (REC) called as the CERC (Terms and Conditions for recognition ...

FEB 01 2010

CERC notified Power Market Regulations 2010

  • IEX Bulletin Feb 2010
  • Created:Mon 01st FEB 2010

CERC has issued the Power Market Regulations,2010 on January 20, 2010, which applies to inter- state electricity contracts transacted directly through electricity traders, on power exchanges or ...

FEB 01 2010

CERC issues Fixing of Trading Margin regulation

  • IEX Bulletin Feb 2010
  • Created:Mon 01st FEB 2010

CERC has issued Fixation of Trading Margin Regulations,2010, on January 11, 2010, for fixing of trading margins in inter-state trading of power. These regulations applies to the short-term buy ...

FEB 01 2010

GERC raises Wind Power tariff by 5.6%

  • IEX Bulletin Feb 2010
  • Created:Mon 01st FEB 2010

The Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission has raised wind power tariffs by 5.6 % to Rs 3.56 per unit from Rs 3.37 per unit. The tariff will remain constant for a period of 25 years and is ...

FEB 01 2010

MERC hikes purchase price of power from bagasse- based co-generation by 57%

  • IEX Bulletin Feb 2010
  • Created:Mon 01st FEB 2010

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has hiked the purchase rate of power generated from bagasse-based co-generation projects by almost 57 per cent from Rs 3.05 per unit to Rs ...

FEB 01 2010

Prime Minister Launched Jawaharlal Nehru Solar Mission

  • IEX Bulletin Feb 2010
  • Created:Mon 01st FEB 2010

The Prime Minister has formally launched the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission on January 11, 2010 during the‘Solar Energy Conclave-2010’ organized by the Federation of Indian ...

FEB 01 2010

Rajasthan Atomic Power Project Unit-5 of 220 MW gets commissioned

  • IEX Bulletin Feb 2010
  • Created:Mon 01st FEB 2010

Unit-5 of 220 MW of Rajasthan Atomic Power Project (RAPP 5&6) at Rawatbhata, near Kota, has commenced commercial operations on February 04, 2010. With the commissioning of this unit, number ...

FEB 01 2010

Uttrakhand is setting up the first Geothermal Power Plant.

  • IEX Bulletin Feb 2010
  • Created:Mon 01st FEB 2010

Uttrakhand in its pioneering effort is setting up the first Geothermal Power Plant. The National Geographical Research Institute, Hyderabad & NTPC has already entered into a MoU under which ...

FEB 01 2010

India & Bangladesh signs agreement for 130 km power transmission line.

  • IEX Bulletin Feb 2010
  • Created:Mon 01st FEB 2010

The Indian and Bangladesh governments have signed an agreement for setting up a 130-km power transmission link for exchange of power between the two countries. The estimated cost of the project ...

FEB 01 2010

Estonian parliament passed the Electricity Market Act.

  • IEX Bulletin Feb 2010
  • Created:Mon 01st FEB 2010

Estonian parliament passed the Electricity Market Act as a part of the Baltic Open Energy Market initiative being done in combination with Latvia and Lithuania. It includes privatizing 35 percent ...

JAN 01 2010

CERC proposes congestion charge on states

  • IEX Bulletin - Jan 2010
  • Created:Fri 01st JAN 2010

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has notified the Application of Congestion Charge Regulations, 2009. The congestion charge will be payable by a regional entity(ies) causing ...

JAN 01 2010

GoI proposes Green SEZ

  • IEX Bulletin Jan 2010
  • Created:Fri 01st JAN 2010

The Government of India in its draft guidelines for green special economic zones (SEZ) have proposed that all SEZs should have at least 25 per cent of their lighting needs met through solar ...

JAN 01 2010

PSEB unbundling further extended to March,2010

  • IEX Bulletin Jan 2010
  • Created:Fri 01st JAN 2010

The central government has extended the deadline for unbundling Punjab State Electricity Board (PSEB) till March 15,2010. This is the twelfth such extension granted to PSEB. The state government ...

JAN 01 2010

Power Distribution franchisee in Gurgaon and Panipat

  • IEX Bulletin Jan 2010
  • Created:Fri 01st JAN 2010

The Haryana government has approved power distribution franchisees for Gurgaon and Panipat through an open bidding process. The step is in line with government efforts to reduce aggregate ...

JAN 01 2010

MNRE announced generation-based incentives for Wind power projects.

  • IEX Bulletin Jan 2010
  • Created:Fri 01st JAN 2010

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy has announced a generation-based incentive of Rs 0.50 per unit to grid-connected wind power projects. The incentive is for a minimum of four years and a ...

JAN 01 2010

Power Ministry announced implementation of NMEEE

  • IEX Bulletin Jan 2010
  • Created:Fri 01st JAN 2010

The Union minister of power has announced the implementation of the National Mission on Enhanced Energy Efficiency (NMEEE) from April 1,2010. The mission seeks to develop the energy efficiency ...

JAN 01 2010

TNEB Unbundled

  • IEX Bulletin Jan 2010
  • Created:Fri 01st JAN 2010

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Board (TNEB) has formally hived off its power transmission business into a separate company – TN Transmission Corporation. Now TNEB has unbundled into three ...

JAN 01 2010

Parallel Distribution Licensee in Greater Noida

  • IEX Bulletin Jan 2010
  • Created:Fri 01st JAN 2010

The Uttar Pradesh E lectricity Regulatory Commission has granted a parallel distribution licence to Pashchimanchal Vidyut Vitran Nigam Limited (PVVNL) for Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh. PVVNL, a ...