Daily Archive: August 16, 2012

Indian Electricity Woes

 Electricity is an intriguing service. Those who are involved in its Generation realize its importance the most, those who are involved in its transmission & distribution come next, still better off than those who use it. In...

Solar energy to be used for irrigation

DHARWAD: The state government has launched a plan to boost the lift  irrigation projects in the state wherein it will install solar panels on irrigation canals to generate power. In the first phase, this...

FDI push to light up power trade

New Delhi, Aug. 14: The government may allow foreign investment in power trading exchanges ‘ the first of a series of reforms in power. A draft cabinet note says the government is contemplating allowing...

Beyond The Grid Failures

Northern Grid Failure on Monday, 30th July 2012, was big news. It became bigger next day, on Tuesday, when almost half of India went dark for over two hours with the failure of Northern,...