Daily Archive: August 3, 2012

MPs to recieve 25MW solar power

A Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) was signed between MP Power Management Company and MK Solar Energy (MP) private limited at Jabalpur on Friday. Now, Madhya Pradesh will get 25 MW solar power. The PPA...

Goa increases Electricity Duty to mop up Rs 28 crore

Goa Power minister Milind Naik on 02-08-2012 introduced the Goa Electricity Duty (Amendment) Bill, 2012, to increase the rates of duty leviable on the units of energy consumed. The amendment stated that the building...

Moser Baer has all but shut down

Moser Baer’s Ratul Puri is struggling to keep the company his father founded and his reputation intact Ratul Puri, 39, is a charismatic young man. It is impossible not to like him. He is...

Hike in electricity tariff in Jharkhand

The Jharkhand State Electricity Regulatory Commission (JSERC) has increased the power tariff by an average 16 per cent, hiking the per unit rate between five paise and 80 paise in different categories of domestic...

Power Grid Corp names RP Sasmal as Director of Operations

State-run Power Grid Corporation has appointed R P Sasmal as Director of Operations amid the company facing one of the worst failures oftransmission grids earlier this week. He took charge on Wednesday. The utility, which manages electricity transmission lines, is in...