Daily Archive: February 7, 2013

Fresh lease of life likely for power tax holidays

Profit-Linked tax incentives are increasingly on their way out but power plants with a combined capacity of 16,000 MW, set to be commissioned during 2013-14, might still enjoy a 10-year tax holiday. According to...

Delhi seeks to tap more solar power

With conventional sources of electricity likely to get scarcer and more expensive in the coming years, the Delhi government is weighing the option of generating more solar power in the near future. “The Delhi...

Coal supply boosts power production

Increased availability of coal has helped power producers across the country generate a shade over their target until January-end this fiscal, compared with a shortfall of about 8,000 mw in the year-ago period. Besides,...