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“ Power Surplus” Punjab

“ Power Surplus” Punjab Notwithstanding the Government’s claim of Punjab becoming “power surplus” and selling power to other state utilities in this financial year , the Punjab State Power Corporation Ltd. (PSPCL) is all...

Suzlon bags 98.7 MW contract from Mytrah Energy

Wind turbine manufacturer Suzlon today said it will supply 47 turbines, each of 2.1 MW capacity, for Mytrah Energy’s 98.7 MW wind project in Telangana. “Suzlon will supply 47 ‘S97′ 120 metre hybrid tower...

Prepaid meters to be installed in hutments soon

With the Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Ltd (UPPCL) clearing the tariff issue applicable for prepaid electricity meters, the Pashimanchal Vidyut Vitaran Nigam Ltd (PVVNL), it is all set to begin the installation of these...

AZURE POWER COMMISSIONS SOLAR POWER PLANT IN INDIA

Azure Power has announced the commissioning of its largest (100 MW) solar plant under India’s National Solar Mission (NSM) policy in Jodhpur, Rajasthan. Azure Power had won this project under the NSM Phase-2 Batch...

Tata Power deploys India’s first smart grid in Delhi

Tata Power Delhi Distribution (TPDDL) and Honeywell have implemented the first Automated Demand Response (ADR) or smart grid power distribution project for commercial and industrial facilities in India. “Honeywell and TPDDL deploy the first-of-its-kind...

Gridco chief readies Action Plan for discoms

Following the revocation of power distribution licences of three utilities controlled by Reliance Infrastructure, the chairman cum managing director (CMD) of Gridco Ltd has prepared a short-term action plan for streamlining operations and improving...

Govt drafts rules for cleaner coal power

Moving to tighten norms for emissions of major pollutants by coal-based power plants in the country, the environment ministry has proposed a fresh standard for old and new units seeking them to substantially cut...

Lighting up the power sector

The UPA had a junior minister for power, a retired non-performer for renewable energy and a coal minister who resigned under a cloud. The NDA put its bright ministers in charge of three related...

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