Daily Archive: October 15, 2011

Himalayas: Best place to harness solar power

Bangalore: Researchers in Japan claim the Himalayas have a large potential of photovoltaic (PV) electric power generation from sunlight that can supply energy to India and China. They suggest these mountains could be more...

CERC may impose penalty on states for overdrawing power

he Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has decided to crack the whip on states overdrawing power much beyond approval. It may slap penalty on Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Rajasthan which heavily overdrew electricity from...

Day ahead market rate of electricity touches INR 12 per Unit

Indianpowersector.com: The day ahead market clearance rate is decided INR 12 per unit for peak evening hours of October 15th, 2011in southern region and INR 9 per unit in NEW grid. This is despite of several “emergency steps” taken by...