Daily Archive: January 29, 2013

Shan Solar to foray into roof-top systems

Solar PV modules manufacturer, Shan Solar has announced its foray into the roof-top systems. The Bangalore- headquartered company which has its production facility in Chitoor District of Andhra Pradesh said it would develop solar...

8 years after deal, 7 firms yet to produce power

Nearly eight years after the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Ltd (MSEDCL) signed memoranda of understanding (MoUs) with seven leading firms for the supply of 11,500 MW of power, the companies are yet to...

Policy uncertainty to curb wind power’s growth: Suzlon

Wind turbine installations will probably stall in 2013 as policy uncertainty, financing difficulties and delayed grid connections weigh down on projects, Suzlon Energy Chairman Tulsi Tanti said. Tanti said he expects about 45 gigawatts...

Dabhol power generation restored

The Ratnagiri Gas & Power Pvt Ltd ( RGPPL) was forced to shut down generation at the erstwhile Dabhol power project on Saturday noon due to non availability of gas. However, generation was resumed...

Sunita Narain: The how-to of solar energy

India’s solar power policy is now entering round two. Much needs to be reviewed and reworked, since the business of solar energy has seen massive turbulence in India as well as globally. In the...

Power sector needs more financial incentives: Tata Power

Country’s largest private power producer Tata Power today said that more financial incentives as well as speedy clearances for projects are needed to ensure double-digit growth for the domestic sector. “The power sector has...

RBI cuts interest rates for first time in 9 months

Shedding its 9-month long hawkish monetary policy stance, the Reserve Bank of India on Tuesday slashed its key interest rates by 0.25 per cent and released Rs 18,000 crore additional liquidity into the system...