Daily Archive: January 24, 2011

No momentum in distribution

The Electricity Act 2003 envisaged distancing the power sector from direct government control by setting up independent regulatory commissions so that power sector utilities can function as commercial entities, leading to sustainable operations. Almost...

India to have its first coal-fired AUSC plant by 2017

KALPAKKAM: India’s first 800 MW coal-fired Advanced Ultra Supercritical (AUSC) power plant will be operational by 2017 which will help reduce operational costs and emit less carbon dioxide than existing similar units. The AUSC...