Daily Archive: January 27, 2012

Management of energy demand

Management of demand can lower consumption by 15 per cent, which is more than the demand-supply gap. Demand Side Management (DSM) and energy efficiency projects are contingent upon monitored and verified energy savings. The...

Big jump in renewable energy trading in January

Amid concerns over compliance with the Renewable Purchase Obligations and muted fresh demand for Renewable Energy Certificates from the ‘obligated entities’, January’s trading in RECs, which happened on Wednesday, threw a pleasant surprise to...

GERC fixes tariff for solar power projects

Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission (GERC) today said that it has fixed the tariff for the solar power projects that will hold for next three years. The control period for the proposed tariff is from...

Coal price tiff has roots in last year’s change

Ministry to review mechanism today The differential pricing strategy adopted by state-run Coal India Ltd (CIL), while raising prices last February, is at the root of the controversy surrounding the latest decision to switch...