Daily Archive: November 29, 2012

CERC summons CMD / PSPCL for default in payments

CERC summons CMD / PSPCL for payment default Thursday November 29, 2012 New Delhi Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has summoned Chairman –cum-Managing Director (CMD) of Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) for default...

India to witness 89 GW of installed wind power by 2020

India is expected to have 89 gigawatts (GW) of installed wind power capacity by 2020 and attract $16.5 billion annual investment according to India’s Wind Energy Outlook 2012. This would hypothetically help prevent the...

TN assures support to solar power producers

Grid connected solar power producers in Tamil Nadu can be confident of timely tariff payments and evacuation, assured the Electricity Minister, Natham R. Viswanathan. The State-owned utility, Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Company, will...

Don’t support solar manufacturers now

Instead of subsidising local manufacture, the Union Government could support basic research and product development. An industry insider likens what is happening in the global solar industry to the lifestyle of grasshoppers. The creatures...