Daily Archive: September 30, 2012

Shocking truths about power tariffs

In order to bring down the fiscal deficit, the government has hiked prices of essential commodities such as diesel and power. These decisions have generated a storm within the Government, with the Trinamool Congress...

Gujarat announces five more rooftop solar projects

Gujarat has announced five more rooftop solar photovoltaic power projects in five cities, totalling 25 MW. The State Government has advertised calling for bidders to buy the ‘request for proposal’ documents. The five projects...

Storage key to renewable energy growth, says IREDA chief

The drivers of renewable energy are storage and dispatch, said Debashish Majumdar, Chairman and Managing Director, Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA). He was addressing the media at ‘Renewable Energy Conference – Policy, Regulation,...

Loadshedding – a dampener to Emerging Kerala

Two weeks after showcasing Kerala as a shining, investor-friendly state in Emerging Kerala Summit, the industries in Kerala will plunge into darkness with the introduction of load-shedding for one hour during morning and evening. Small-scale industries...