Monthly Archive: November 2011

Hydel power is the best option for Kerala

Kerala Electricity Minister Aryadan Mohammed has said that hydel power is the best option for Kerala to meet its energy requirements. “But the fact is that the State is unable to go forward with...

Power reforms on PM’s menu today

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will conduct a meeting on 29-11-2011 with top officials of key ministries on the developing crisis in the power sector, differences between the Planning Commission and the coal ministry threaten...

Power sector problems hit T&D players

Companies that generate power are not the only ones hurt by environmental hurdles, fuel problems and the poor health of State electricity boards. Companies that ensure last-mile power connectivity to your home – power...

TNERC invites suggestions on revised tariff

Consumers can submit their views till December 31; public hearings planned across the State Electricity consumers can submit their suggestions and views in writing to the Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) on the...

Power companies fail to lift e-auctioned coal

50 lakh tonnes of coal offered by CIL in October remains unused. A recent and shocking development in the Indian coal sector has brought planners and bureaucrats face-to-face with the stark policy conundrum afflicting...