Daily Archive: June 16, 2012

‘Power through windmills more suited for Uttarakhand

When the saints and devotees of Ganga have launched a crusade for uninterrupted flow of Ganga, demanding immediate stopping of hydroelectric projects (HEPs) in Uttarakhand, the supporters HEPs are also raising voice citing development...

India pushes for more FDI in renewables sector

India is targeting foreign investors as part of its efforts to raise $50 billion worth of investment for its renewable energy sector over the next five years. Meetings were held with around 40 investors...

Power discoms may issue bonds against losses

To bring power distribution companies (discoms) out of losses, the government is planning to allow them to issue bonds, backed by state guarantees, for about 50 per cent of their outstanding loans. This will...