Daily Archive: November 6, 2012

Solar developers make a beeline for TN

Good sunshine and chronic power shortage always made Tamil Nadu an attractive investment destination for solar power developers. Now, the State’s solar policy has further sweetened the deal by imposing an obligation on certain...

Firms may be penalized if solar targets are not met

Top 50 corporate and industrial majors and most of the electricity generation and distribution companies in the country belonging to various state governments may face punitive action for not meeting the solar power generation...

India Targeting 53 GW Renewable Energy Capacity by 2017

India has vast potential of renewable energy that is yet to be trapped effectively. Today, there exist abundant sites for exploring renewable sources of electricity. Generating power from renewable energy sources for country like...

Odisha UMPP hits pvt land acquisition hurdle

After an expert appraisal committee (EAC) of the Union environment ministry deferred green clearance for the Rs 16,000-crore Ultra Mega Power Plant (UMPP) in Odisha, the mega power plant faces hurdle over private land...

CIL’s draft FSA is biased: Pvt power producers

Private power producers are crying foul over discriminatory treatment by CIL in the draft fuel supply agreement. “Discriminatory treatment by CIL to private power producers is giving undue benefits to State—owned companies,” Association of...