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Discoms propose increase in power tariff

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 19, 2016

 The two distribution companies -- AP Southern Power Distribution Company and the AP Eastern Power Distribution company -- have proposed tariff hikes to different categories of consumers. The...

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IEX spot prices to be uniform at ₹2.57/unit

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 14, 2016

For the second time in about a fortnight, spot electricity prices in the day-ahead auction on the Indian Energy Exchange will be uniform at ₹2.57 a kWh across the country, on January 14. On...

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Delhi utility BSES to procure 700MW of clean energy including solar

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 8, 2016

Delhi-based private distribution company (Discom) BSES, which is backed by Indian conglomerate Reliance Infra, plans to procure 700MW of clean energy including solar power using a reverse...

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Will a quarter of discom debt need to be classified as bad loans?

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 6, 2016

The process of implementing the government’s Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojana (UDAY), announced on 5 November, is now underway. On Tuesday, power minister Piyush Goyal said states accounting for...

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India can achieve 175-GW renewable energy capacity by 2022: KfW

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 20, 2015

German bank KfW director (South Asia) Claudia Arce said India can increase renewable energy capacity to 175 GW 2022 but it needs to quickly take discoms on board, find a win a win situation for them, for banks and for the government so that they can go hand in hand.

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Subject Tags: distribution , electricity

Toshiba to invest $30 mn in power T&D business in India

By : Sustainability ..., Nov 11, 2014

Toshiba Corporation has announced that it will invest about $30 million in a power transmission and distribution business in India.The Japanese firm said the new investment will be for expanding the production capacity of Toshiba Transmission & Distribution Systems (India...

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