Daily Archive: November 21, 2012

Odisha formally opposes Coal Pool Pricing

Odisha Monday formally opposes Central Government’s proposal on pooling price of coal (PPC) formula for blending domestic and imported coal for power generation citing it will lead to a rise in electricity tariffs, official...

42,000-mw hydropower projects run out of steam

Hydropower projects with a combined capacity estimated by experts at about 42,000 megawatt are yet to take off in various states, denying the country the opportunity to reduce its power deficit. These projects, most...

Govt may clear 9.5% stake sale in NTPC soon

The government is likely to approve 9.5 percent stake sale in state-run NTPC this Thursday. “Cabinet may approve 9.5 per cent paid up equity capital in NTPC out of government’s shareholding of 84.50 per...

Global Wind Power Market Could Triple by 2020

Greenpeace International and the Global Wind Energy Council released their bi-annual report on the future of the wind industry in Beijing today. The fourth edition of the Global Wind Energy Outlook shows that wind...

AP solar producers can get renewable energy certificate

The Andhra Pradesh government on Monday issued an amendment to the solar policy it brought out on September 27. The amendment clarifies that the solar project developers will be eligible for ‘renewable energy certificates’...