Daily Archive: June 13, 2012

Positive on hydro power companies: PLilladher

Power generation growth in FY12 at 8.05%: India’s Power generation in FY12 managed to grow by a mere 8.05% (876.4BUs), as 15.5% YoY growth in the installed capacity (FY12:200GWs) was lopsided towards the fag...

Banks holding back lending to power ventures

AFTER coal linkages, it is the non-availability of debt funds that seems to be dragging 20 large power projects to be executed by top private companies, including Lanco, Essar Power, Reliance Power, GMR and...

Power trading prices up 20-25%

With the mercury rising this month, short-term power prices have seen an increase of 20-25 per cent, with the highest price at which power was traded touching Rs 5 per unit. The average for...

Energy security: All talk, no action

Curbing energy imports would need more than price tinkering. Rail travel should be prioritised over air and road. Energy security is an issue that our leaders love to highlight; the most recent examples were...