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APR 27 2017

Solar power tariffs seen hitting new lows

  • V Rishi Kumar, The Hindu Business Line / Hydarabad, 27th April 2017 Published on : 27th April 2017
  • Created:Thu 27th APR 2017

The significant drop in solar power tariffs in the past few months is a reflection of huge pent-up demand in the system, according to Sunil Jain, CEO and ED of Hero Future Energies ...

APR 27 2017

Suzlons first 2.1 MW wind turbine generator in Gujarat achieves 42% PLF

  • Bureau, The Hindu Business Line / Ahmedabad, 27th April 2017 Published on : 27th April 2017
  • Created:Thu 27th APR 2017

The Suzlon Group, a leading global renewable energy solutions provider, on Wednesday, said its S111 120m 2.1 MW wind turbine generator has achieved a nearly 42% Plant Load Factor (PLF) in its ...

APR 27 2017

India to become major wind energy hub: Suzlon Chairman Tulsi Tanti

  • Jyoti Mukul & Shreya Jai, Business Standard / New Delhi, 27th April 2017 Published on : 27th April 2017
  • Created:Thu 27th APR 2017

Falling tariff is not the only trend that renewable energy is witnessing. Suzlon, the domestic market leader in wind equipment manufacturing, expects global vendors to come to India to tap 60 ...

APR 27 2017

Global wind power installation expected to touch 800GW by 2021: GWEC report

  • Mayank Agarwal, Live Mint / New Delhi, 27th April 2017 Published on : 27th April 2017
  • Created:Thu 27th APR 2017

Global wind power installation is expected to touch 800GW by 2021 from 490GW, led by Asian  economies like China and India, says a new report released on Tuesday by the Global Wind ...

APR 27 2017

Wind power sector ready to work with govt to realize targets: Sarvesh Kumar

  • Mayank Agarwal, Business Standard / New Delhi, 27th April 2017 Published on : 27th April 2017
  • Created:Thu 27th APR 2017

The wind power sector is ready to work with the government to realize the target of 175 GW renewable power, of which 60GW is wind power, by 2022, but first wants a proper regulatory framework in ...

APR 27 2017

Wind power sector ready to work with govt to realize targets: Sarvesh Kumar

  • Mayank Agarwal, Business Standard / New Delhi, 27th April 2017 Published on : 27th April 2017
  • Created:Thu 27th APR 2017

The wind power sector is ready to work with the government to realize the target of 175 GW renewable power, of which 60GW is wind power, by 2022, but first wants a proper regulatory framework in ...

APR 27 2017

Sterlite Power Grids InvIT IPO planned for mid-May launch

  • Swaraj Singh Dhanjal, Live Mint / Mumbai, 27th April 2017 Published on : 27th April 2017
  • Created:Thu 27th APR 2017

India Grid Trust (IndiGrid), an infrastructure investment trust (InvIT) sponsored by Sterlite Power Grid Ventures Ltd plans to launch an initial public offering (IPO) in mid-May, said two people ...

APR 27 2017

Report: India may find it tough to meet its electricity needs

  • Bureau, Financial Express / New Delhi, 27th April 2017 Published on : 27th April 2017
  • Created:Thu 27th APR 2017

The government may be planning to have power for all by 2019, but a report released on Tuesday said densely populated and low-income countries like India may find it difficult to meet their ...

APR 27 2017

PM Modi to lay foundation stone of hydro engineering college in HP today

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / Dharmashala, 27th April 2017 Published on : 27th April 2017
  • Created:Thu 27th APR 2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will today lay the foundation of a hydro engineering college to be set up in Bilaspur district of Himachal Pradesh.Modi will do so from Shimla during his one-day visit ...

APR 27 2017

NTPC launches issue of rupee denominated notes worth Rs 20 bln

  • Bureau, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 27th April 2017 Published on : 27th April 2017
  • Created:Thu 27th APR 2017

India’s largest power generator NTPC Ltd today said the company has launched an issue of Rs 20 billion worth notes carrying a coupon of 7.25 per cent per annum payable annually. The ...

APR 27 2017

Haryana CM Khattar announces electricity bill surcharge waiver scheme

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / Chandigarh, 27th April 2017 Published on : 27th April 2017
  • Created:Thu 27th APR 2017

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar today announced launch of the Electricity Bill Surcharge Waiver Scheme 2017 to provide consumers another opportunity to clear their outstanding ...

APR 27 2017

Tangedco defaults payment, Vallur units stop supply

  • Shivakukar B, ETEnergyWorld / Chennai, 27th April 2017 Published on : 27th April 2017
  • Created:Thu 27th APR 2017

A week after sounding a warning, NTPC, a joint venture partner of the Tamil Nadu Electricity Board (TNEB), has stopped supply of 1,000MW power from its two thermal plants in Vallur to the state ...

APR 27 2017

Maharashtra govt mulls making public names of electricity thieves

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / Shirdi, 27th April 2017 Published on : 27th April 2017
  • Created:Thu 27th APR 2017

The Maharashtra government will consider the idea of making public the names of people, who indulge in electricity thefts, state Energy Minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule said here ...

APR 26 2017

India's wind power capacity crosses 32 GW mark, says IWTMA

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 26th April 2017 Published on : 26th April 2017
  • Created:Wed 26th APR 2017

Industry body Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturers Association (IWTMA) today said the wind power generation capacity in the country has crossed 32 GW mark. However, according to the Central ...

APR 26 2017

Power min to assist cos to take up R&D initiatives

  • Debapriya Mondal, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 26th April 2017 Published on : 26th April 2017
  • Created:Wed 26th APR 2017

Ministry of Power is looking to assist public sector entities who are planning to take up Research and Development initiatives and has asked its nodal agency Central Electricity Authority to ...

APR 26 2017

Power crisis in Gurugram continues

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld / Gurugram, 26th April 2017 Published on : 26th April 2017
  • Created:Wed 26th APR 2017

Power crisis refuses to abate across Gurugram, even as summers rage on, making it a daily struggle for residents in the scorching heat. Residents across the city complained about frequent ...

APR 26 2017

ABB, IBM partner for industrial artificial intelligence solutions

  • ETEnergyWorld, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 26th April 2017 Published on : 26th April 2017
  • Created:Wed 26th APR 2017

Power equipment maker ABB today announced a strategic collaboration that brings together the company’s digital platform ABB Ability and IBM’s artificial intelligence technology IBM ...

APR 26 2017

CII supports Amarinder Singh's lower power cost in Punjab

  • Parshant Krar, ETEnergyWorld / Chandigarh, 26th April 2017 Published on : 26th April 2017
  • Created:Wed 26th APR 2017

The chairman & CEO of country's leading green energy company Renew Power Ventures, Sumant Sinha, appointed as chairman CII Northern region, termed the Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh's ...

APR 26 2017

NTPC and HPCL Mittal Energy tap overseas investors

  • Saikat Das, ETEnergyWorld / Mumbai, 26th April 2017 Published on : 26th April 2017
  • Created:Wed 26th APR 2017

Indian companies have resumed raising money via bond-sales to overseas investors, a move that could well be an early trend for the rest of the year. State-owned NTPC has spiced up the ...

APR 26 2017

PM Modi permits surplus power sale to Pakistan: Amarinder Singh

  • Parshant Krar, ETEnergyWorld / Chandigarh, 26th April 2017 Published on : 26th April 2017
  • Created:Wed 26th APR 2017

Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh today said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given green signal to the state to sell surplus power to Pakistan. The chief minister had earlier sought ...