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MAY 17 2018

MGVCL to pay for appliances damaged due to its fault

  • Jay Pachchigar, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 17th May 2018 Published on : 17th May 2018
  • Created:Thu 17th MAY 2018

  The Vadodara district consumer forum has ruled that Madhya Gujarat Company Ltd (MGVCL) is liable to pay to customers who have lost their electronic appliances due to a fault ...

MAY 17 2018

Missouri Legislature approves changes to electric rates

  • AP, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 17th May 2018 Published on : 17th May 2018
  • Created:Thu 17th MAY 2018

  The Missouri Legislature has passed a measure that could allow the biggest electric companies in the state to recover more of their costs for infrastructure improvements from ...

MAY 17 2018

Torrent Power all set to light up Dholera SIR

  • Kalpesh Damor, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 17th May 2018 Published on : 17th May 2018
  • Created:Thu 17th MAY 2018

  Torrent Power Limited (TPL) is all set to power up Dholera Special Investment Region (DSIR) as Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission (GERC) has in-principally decided to grant a ...

MAY 17 2018

Bill Gates foundation to fund sludge treatment

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 17th May 2018 Published on : 17th May 2018
  • Created:Thu 17th MAY 2018

  The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) will fund a project to treat sludge generated by a sewage treatment plant (STP) in the city and generate water and energy from ...

MAY 17 2018

KSK Mahanadi no longer subsidiary of KSK Energy Ventures

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 17th May 2018 Published on : 17th May 2018
  • Created:Thu 17th MAY 2018

  KSK Energy Ventures today said its arm KSK Mahanadi Power Company is ceased to be its subsidiary following invocation of pledged shares by a consortium of lenders upon default on ...

MAY 17 2018

JSW Steel to invest Rs 39,700 crore over three years in capacity enhancement

  • ETEnergyWorld, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 17th May 2018 Published on : 17th May 2018
  • Created:Thu 17th MAY 2018

  JSW Steel, part of the $12 billion JSW Group, today announced it will invest Rs 39,715 crore over the next three years in significantly ramping up capacity, including two power ...

MAY 16 2018

Hoardings on solar power to get rebate in Mumbai

  • Richa Pinto, ETEnergyWorld / Mumbai, 16th May 2018 Published on : 16th May 2018
  • Created:Wed 16th MAY 2018

  The BMC uploaded its draft advertisement and sky sign display policy guidelines on its website on Tuesday. The civic body has invited suggestions within 30 ...

MAY 16 2018

Wind power bid submission deadline extended by Gujarat utility

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld / Ahmedabad, 16th May 2018 Published on : 16th May 2018
  • Created:Wed 16th MAY 2018

  The Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) has once again extended the last date for submitting bids for supplying wind power to the state-run company. This is the fourth ...

MAY 16 2018

Chandy gets partial relief in solar scam case

  • IANS, ETEnergyWorld / Kochi, 16th May 2018 Published on : 16th May 2018
  • Created:Wed 16th MAY 2018

  Former Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Tuesday got partial relief in the solar scam scam case as the High Court said allegations of sexual exploitation against him need not ...

MAY 16 2018

Hinduja National Power acquires Kiran Energy

  • Kaavya Chandrasekaran, ETEnergyWorld / Banglore, 16th May 2018 Published on : 16th May 2018
  • Created:Wed 16th MAY 2018

  Mumbai-based Kiran Energy Solar Power has been acquired by Hinduja National Power Corporation, part of the Hinduja Group, for an enterprise value of around Rs 900-950 crore, a ...

MAY 16 2018

Niti Aayog governing council to discuss 'New India 2022' to boost growth

  • Yogima Seth, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 16th May 2018 Published on : 16th May 2018
  • Created:Wed 16th MAY 2018

  NITI Aayog, the government’s premier think tank, plans to hold the fourth meeting of its governing council next month to discuss the agenda for ‘New India 2022’ to ...

MAY 16 2018

NTPC inks pact to acquire three power projects in Bihar

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 16th May 2018 Published on : 16th May 2018
  • Created:Wed 16th MAY 2018

  NTPC today inked a pact with Bihar and its power utilities to acquire their entire stake in two joint ventures at Nabinagar and Kanti, and to buy Barauni thermal plant. The ...

MAY 16 2018

India's latest power debacle is Enron times 20

  • Bureau, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 16th May 2018 Published on : 16th May 2018
  • Created:Wed 16th MAY 2018

  Enron Corp. is long gone, but the scandal it left behind in India has beguiled the country’s lenders for almost two decades. However, if the bankers who financed the ...

MAY 16 2018

Over 300,000 workers to be employed in solar, wind energy sectors in India: report

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / United Nations, 16th May 2018 Published on : 16th May 2018
  • Created:Wed 16th MAY 2018

  Over 300,000 workers will be employed in the solar and wind energy sectors in India to meet the country's target of generating 175 gigawatts of electricity from renewable sources by ...

MAY 15 2018

Renewables major economic opportunity for India: German energy consultant

  • IANS, ETEnergyWorld / Bad Kreuznach(Germany), 15th May 2018 Published on : 15th May 2018
  • Created:Tue 15th MAY 2018

  Tapping renewable energy is a major economic opportunity for developing economies like India. There is a master plan to clean up cities and this would lead to more jobs. But we need ...

MAY 15 2018

Tata Power plans $5 billion push to boost renewable energy capacity

  • Bloomberg, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 15th May 2018 Published on : 15th May 2018
  • Created:Tue 15th MAY 2018

  Tata Power Co., one of India’s largest private power utilities, is planning to invest as much as $5 billion to ramp up its renewable capacity fourfold, according to its top ...

MAY 15 2018

I-T probe finds another link between Essar, NuPower: Report

  • IANS, ETEnergyWorld / Bengaluru, 15th May 2018 Published on : 15th May 2018
  • Created:Tue 15th MAY 2018

  The multi-agency investigation into NuPower Renewables appears to have widened further with the focus now shifting to another subsidiary, NuPower Technologies, a leading national ...

MAY 15 2018

Half of CIL's dues are from 4 state-run power companies

  • Debjoy Sengupta, ETEnergyWorld / Kolkata, 15th May 2018 Published on : 15th May 2018
  • Created:Tue 15th MAY 2018

  About 50% of Coal India’s receivables from power companies, estimated at Rs 9,000 crore, are from four stateowned companies, its executives said. “Total ...

MAY 15 2018

India's green sectors to employ 300,000 workers by 2022: ILO

  • IANS, ETEnergyWorld / United Nation, 15th May 2018 Published on : 15th May 2018
  • Created:Tue 15th MAY 2018

  The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has estimated that 300,000 workers will be employed directly in the solar and wind energy sectors by 2022 to meet India's goal of ...

MAY 15 2018

Stressed plants may get to sell power to states

  • Mayur Sethi, ETEnergyWorld / 15th May 2018 Published on : 15th May 2018
  • Created:Tue 15th MAY 2018

  The central government has put forward a proposal whereby states can buy electricity from projects that are currently stuck without any power purchase agreements (PPAs), but are ...