Power & Energy News Monthly Archive November 2017

NOV 02 2017

Govt buildings in Goa to be solar powered by next year

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld / Panaji, 2nd November 2017 Published on : 2nd November 2017
  • Created:Thu 02nd NOV 2017

Government buildings in Goa will adopt solar energy as a means to generate power by way of setting up rooftop solar plants by this financial year.  “Government buildings in Goa ...

NOV 02 2017

CM Siddaramaiah awards city college for generating sustainable energy

  • Sandra Marin Fernandes, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 2nd November 2017 Published on : 2nd November 2017
  • Created:Thu 02nd NOV 2017

St. Joseph’s College recently received an award from Chief Minister Siddaramaiah for producing 100 KW of solar energy every month. The award was received by principal, Fr Victor Lobo SJ at ...

NOV 02 2017

Government thrust on renewables cooling, say solar stakeholders

  • IANS, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 2nd November 2017 Published on : 2nd November 2017
  • Created:Thu 02nd NOV 2017

Though India was a major inspiration behind the formation of the Gurugram-headquartered International Solar Alliance, the government's earlier thrust on renewable energy seems to have abated, ...

NOV 02 2017

NTPC explosion: Boiler blast in UPs Unchahar plant leaves 18 dead, 100 injured

  • Utpal Bhaskar, Live Mint / New Delhi, 2nd November 2017 Published on : 2nd November 2017
  • Created:Thu 02nd NOV 2017

18 people were killed and up to 100 injured in an boiler blast in state-run NTPC Ltd’s Unchahar power plant in Raebareli, Uttar Pradesh.  The blast occurred in the boiler area ...

NOV 02 2017

Adani arm completes buy of RInfras western region transmission assets

  • Bureau, The Hindu Business Line / Mumbai, 2nd November 2017 Published on : 2nd November 2017
  • Created:Thu 02nd NOV 2017

Anil Ambani-led Reliance Infrastructure Ltd (RInfra) has announced completing the sale of its Western Region System Strengthening Scheme (WRSSS) transmission undertakings to Adani Transmission Ltd ...

NOV 02 2017

Despite UDAY, discom dues hit Rs 20,000 cr mark, payments to power producers delayed, causes severe cash crush

  • Anupam Chatterjee, The Financial Express / New Delhi, 2nd November 2017 Published on : 2nd November 2017
  • Created:Thu 02nd NOV 2017

Despite the UDAY scheme-enabled savings of around Rs 15,000 crore in the year to March 2017 in their debt servicing costs, several state-run power distribution entities (discoms) are delaying ...