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CERC readying paper on power tariff norms for 2019-24

By : sustainabilityo..., May 23, 2018

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) will kick-start in the next 10 days the process of setting tariff regulations for the next five years of tariff control period, starting 2019...

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Solar power tariff bottoms out, may not have free fall in 2018

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 9, 2018

Solar power tariff fall seems to have bottomed out and may not drop beyond an all-time low of Rs 2.44 per unit in absence of well structured bids and rising solar panel prices on demand pressure...

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Subject Tags: India , MNRE , NTPC , PwC , solar power

Still No Takers For One Of India’s Cheapest Solar Projects

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 27, 2017

Solairedirect, an international solar developer backed by French energy major Engie, is currently behind schedule for setting up a 250 megawatt solar power project in the Indian state of Andhra...

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Subject Tags: India , NTPC , SolaireDirect , solar

NTPC searches for buyer for Kadapa Solar Park’s power

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 24, 2017

Six months after it conducted a solar auction of 250 MW at the Kadapa Solar Park in Andhra Pradesh, NTPC has still not been able to find a buyer for the power the project will produce, people...

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NTPC Plans to Achieve 32 GW Installed Capacity via Renewable Sources by 2032

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 27, 2017

NTPC Ltd. has raised Rs. 2,000 crore through issuance of green masala bonds in overseas market under its USD 4 billion medium term note programme. The proceeds of these bonds will be used for...

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NTPC to shut down old plants with capacity of 11 giga watts

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 7, 2017

State-owned NTPC has decided to shut down old polluting power plants of capacity totalling roughly 11 GW and replace those with new ones which are highly efficient, Power Minister Piyush Goyal...

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NTPC enters wind power space, partners with Inox Wind

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 14, 2016

Marking its foray into wind power generation, state-owned NTPC has partnered with Inox Wind for a 50-MW wind project to be deployed in Gujarat.


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NTPC awards Asia’s first integrated solar thermal contract in India

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 9, 2016

Indian energy firm Thermax and German concentrated solar power (CSP) company Frenell have been awarded a contract for what is claimed to be Asia’s first integrated solar thermal power plant by...

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NTPC aims to be the lowest emitter of greenhouse gases

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 8, 2016

NTPC, globally the third largest power company in terms of coal based power generation capacity, intends to ensure minimum impact on environment from its power stations. 


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India’s green bond market surges in 2016 – CBI

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 26, 2016

India’s green bond market took off this year becoming the seventh largest labelled green bond issuer with US$2.7 billion issued as of 12 October, according to the Climate Bonds Initiative (CBI...

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