Daily Archive: January 23, 2013

Diesel price hikes make solar power attractive option

Rising petroleum prices are expected to benefit renewable energy solution providers as commercial establishments that use diesel generator sets for their captive requirements may find solar power attractive. The city gas distribution (CGD) players...

NHPC forms panel to review dam design

Hydro-power giant NHPC Ltd, which is the developer of the 2,000 MW Lower Subansiri Hydro Electric Project, has constituted an expert panel to review the design of the dam following recommendations of a ‘Technical...

Tata Power looking for more hydro projects

Tata Power is actively looking at opportunities to develop hydro projects as part of efforts to boost its renewable energy portfolio which is expected to make up about one-fourth of its overall generation capacity...

MSEDCL mulls implementing power cuts in Nagpur

Dark clouds of power cuts are once again hovering over Nagpur as MSEDCL is thinking of implementing load shedding in high loss feeders of franchisee areas. So far franchisee areas in the state –...

RTC opts for solar power plants

In a bid to overcome power crisis, loss due to power cuts and to improve internal efficiency, the Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) has planned to set up solar power plants in...

What makes IUKAN different

I-U-KAN (India Utility Knowledge And Networking) Forum is a broader umbrella for all Utilities (Power, Water, Waste, Gas, Transport etc.) and all Stakeholders (Govt., Public utilities, Private Operators, New entrants, Service Providers, Regulators, NGOs,...

Switching over to solar power? Dial KSEB

KOCHI: If you are looking for a solar panel as power back-up and don’t know the technicalities, then ask the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB). KSEB engineers association has launched a help desk to...