Daily Archive: October 28, 2012

‘Wind potential under-exploited’

Recent studies have shown that the wind energy potential in India and States such as Tamil Nadu have been underestimated. With appropriate policies wind energy can be brought to the mainstream to supplement conventional...

IPPs in a quandary over equipment import issue

Changes in power plant equipment import norms and delay in its implementation has put most Independent Power Producers in a quandary, according to T. Adi Babu, Chief Operating Officer, Finance, Lanco Infratech Ltd. Reacting...

CERC critiques PowerMin on bid documents, PPAs

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has advised the Union power ministry to revise the standard bidding document (SBD) for ultra mega power projects (UMPPs) and design these based on a build-own-operate (BOO) model...