Daily Archive: October 20, 2012

Industry opposes PPA model for generation projects

The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (Ficci), the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham) and the Association of Power Producers (APP) have...

UP hikes power tariff for commercial, industrial consumers

The Uttar Pradesh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (UPSERC) has hiked the power tariff for commercial and industrial consumers, while exempting domestic and rural consumers in the State. The new tariff, which comes into retrospective...

Tamil Nadu unveils solar energy policy

With the state reeling under acute power crisis, Tamil Nadu government today unveiled a solar energy policy under which installation of solar panels in all new government and local body buildings would be made...

Tata Power gets LoI for distribution franchise in Jamshedpur

Tata Power today said it has been awarded the Letter of Intent for electricity distribution franchise in Jamshedpur by the Jharkhand State Electricity Board. The country’s largest private power producer would have the distribution franchise for Jamshedpur for...