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APR 24 2017

CIL projects converting floral waste to fertilisers at temples

  • PTI , ETEnergyWorld / Kolkata, 24th April 2017 Published on : 24th April 2017
  • Created:Mon 24th APR 2017

As part of its corporate social responsibility (CSR), state-owned Coal India Ltd has started two projects at Dakshineswar Kali temple and Babadham temple in Deoghar to produce organic fertiliser ...

APR 24 2017

Coal consumption has changed due to non-conventional power: Steel minister

  • PTI , ETEnergyWorld / Vishakhapatnam, 24th April 2017 Published on : 24th April 2017
  • Created:Mon 24th APR 2017

Union steel minister Chaudhary Birender Singh today said there was a perceptual change in the consumption of coal because of the setting up of more non-conventional power plants in the ...

APR 24 2017

UP Governor calls for alternative energy to improve power situation

  • PTI , ETEnergyWorld / Allahabad, 24th April 2017 Published on : 24th April 2017
  • Created:Mon 24th APR 2017

Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik lamented that industrialists were often wary of coming up with projects in the huge state due to erratic electricity supply and laid stress on maximising the use of ...

APR 24 2017

Kerala's flagship Ring Main project to eliminate power cuts to be commissioned soon

  • MK Sunil Kumar , ETEnergyWorld / Kochi, 24th April 2017 Published on : 24th April 2017
  • Created:Mon 24th APR 2017

Seven years after its inception, the Kerala State Electricity Board’s (KSEB) ring main project, which envisages automation of power distribution network in Kochi and its suburbs, is likely ...

APR 24 2017

Allahabad Museum switches to solar power, becomes first energy self-reliant museum

  • Vinod Khanal , ETEnergyWorld / Allahabad, 24th April 2017 Published on : 24th April 2017
  • Created:Mon 24th APR 2017

With the inauguration of a new entrance gate, solar panels, a 3D website and a new sales counter, the 87-year-old Allahabad Museum can now boast of many new facilities. Terming the new ...

APR 24 2017

VIPs indulging in power theft would not be spared: UP minister

  • Pankaj Shah , ETEnergyWorld / Luckhnow , 24th April 2017 Published on : 24th April 2017
  • Created:Mon 24th APR 2017

Lucknow, Pankaj Shah: VIPs, including former UP chief ministers, indulging in power theft will be dealt with an iron hand, said UP power minister Srikant Sharma on Sunday. Sharma, who was ...

APR 24 2017

AIPEF demands review of Punjab's power generation policy

  • TNN , ETEnergyWorld / Patiala, 24th April 2017 Published on : 24th April 2017
  • Created:Mon 24th APR 2017

All India Power Engineers Federation (AIPEF) has demanded the review of Punjab power generation policy and early revival of existing power purchase agreements (PPAs) between Punjab State Power ...

APR 24 2017

Schneider Electric India, IL&FS; bag Naya Raipur smart city project

  • Rachita Parsad , ETEnergyWorld / Mumbai, 24th April 2017 Published on : 24th April 2017
  • Created:Mon 24th APR 2017

Schneider Electric India, in partnership with IL&FS, has bagged a contract from Naya Raipur Development Authority to develop the first greenfield integrated smart city in the capital of ...

APR 24 2017

MSEDCL to appoint local people to look into supply issues in villages

  • Abhilash Botekar , ETEnergyWorld / Nashik, 24th April 2017 Published on : 24th April 2017
  • Created:Mon 24th APR 2017

Maharashtra State Eletricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) will appoint a gram vidyut vyavasthapak to manage issues related to power supply in villages There are over 1,500 ...

APR 24 2017

Amasebail to be declared first solar GP in Udupi district on April 27

  • Special Correspondent , The Hindu / Udipi, 24th April 2017 Published on : 24th April 2017
  • Created:Mon 24th APR 2017

The Amasebail gram panchayat (GP) will be declared the first solar GP in Udupi district on April 27. Addressing presspersons here recently, president of the Amasebail Charitable Trust A.G. ...

APR 24 2017

Boost for solar power generation at NTPC

  • R.Rambhadran Pillai , The Hindu / Alappuzha 24th April 2017 Published on : 24th April 2017
  • Created:Mon 24th APR 2017

Alappuzha, R.Ramabhadran Pillai: Solar power generation at the Kayamkulam unit of NTPC Ltd. has added a new dimension to the power scenario in the State. A floating solar plant producing ...

APR 24 2017

Infrastructure renewable energy: Heres what is necessary if the solar park boom is to be sustained

  • Kameswara Rao , The Financial Express / 24th April 2017 Published on : 24th April 2017
  • Created:Mon 24th APR 2017

The non-conventional is conventional now. Renewable energy has made the definitive break from its sustainability moorings to reshape commercial power markets worldwide. From Kadapa to California, ...

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 ...