Daily Archive: August 6, 2012

CMIE cuts power generation forecast to 10.8% this fiscal

Limited availability of water, coal and natural gas resources prompted the agency to lower forecast With the country facing challenges of limited availability of water, coal and natural gas resources, the Centre for Monitoring...

Politics behind UP’s power woes

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has virtually declared Uttar Pradesh a rogue state as far as power overdrawal is concerned. Despite several warnings, UP has been overdrawing power at a massive scale from...

First Solar in talks for joint ventures in India

US thin film photovoltaic cell and module manufacturer First Solar is keen on forming joint ventures in India for putting up solar plants, the company’s Chief Executive Jim Hughes told analysts recently. “In India,...