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First tender for 1,000-mw solar capacity in DSIR likely in August

By : editor_2, Jul 23, 2018
Gujarat Power Corporation (GPCL), Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam (GUVNL) and Gujarat Electric Transmission Corporation (GETCO)...
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India’s renewable energy investments topple fossil-fuel for the first time in 2017: IEA

By : editor_2, Jul 18, 2018

Investment in India’s renewable energy sector overtook those made in the country’s fossil-fuel based power generation projects for the first time in 2017, Paris-based International Energy Agency...

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Rs 10,000 crore project to check power theft, electrify villages in UP

By : editor_2, Jul 18, 2018

Lending a push to power sector reforms ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections due next year, UP government on Monday announced Rs 10,000-crore UP Power Sector Improvement Project, envisaging minimization of line losses and...

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Centre plans to set up national discom

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 19, 2018

The Union government plans to set up a national power distribution company that will handhold state discoms in electricity distribution activities and ensure time-bound implementation of central...

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To curb power theft, Agra to switch to smart meters

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 23, 2018

In a bid to curb power theft in the city, state government-owned power distribution company, Dakshinanchal Vidyut Vitral Nigam Limited (DVVNL), is planning to install smart meters in both...

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Solar rooftop makers yet to get Centre’s Rs 200 crore subsidy in Gujarat

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 17, 2018

Solar rooftop system manufacturers, who pass on subsidy benefits to customers and later recover the amount from governments in the state and Centre, have not been paid their subsidy dues by the...

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Green Energy Association to move to Supreme Court against APTEL's order on Renewable Energy Certificates

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 17, 2018

Industry body Green Energy Association today said it will move the Supreme Court against the tribunal APTEL’s order which upheld power regulator CERC’s ruling reducing forbearance and floor...

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CLP India eyes transmission assets

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 6, 2018

CLP India Pvt. Ltd, one of the largest foreign investors in the Indian power sector, is looking at acquisitions to enter the transmission business amid low green energy tariffs that threaten...

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Public hearing by Odisha regulator on power tariff hike from Feb 5

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 5, 2018

 The Odisha Electricity Regulatory Commission (OERC) has issued notices to bulk power suppliers, power generating and distributing companies for hearing between February 5 and 13 on power tariff...

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India’s first grid-scale electricity storage system inaugurated

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 24, 2018

AES India, a subsidiary of US-based AES Corporation, and Mitsubishi Corp today started construction on India's first utility-scale energy storage system, a 10 Megawatt (MW) facility that will...

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