Daily Archive: February 8, 2013

KSEB mulls solar PV at reservoirs, open channels

Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) is exploring possibility of installation of solar PV at its reservoirs and open channels. This was stated in the application for approval of aggregate revenue requirement and expected revenue...

TN to take 30% of electricity board’s losses

To ease pressure on the state electricity board, the Tamil Nadu government has decided to take 30 per cent of it losses. The cumulative loss of the Tamil Nadu Electricity Board (TNEB) is estimated...

SPS Shipping in talks with NTPC to transport coal

Kolkata-headquartered SPS Shipping Ltd has initiated talks with NTPC for river transportation of 3 million tonnes of coal. The cargo would be transported from Sandheads (mouth of the Hooghly river) along Inland Waterways 1...

Surana to make rooftop solar-power units

Surana Ventures Ltd is setting up a factory here to make solar-power units that can be installed on rooftops. Part of the Hyderabad-based Surana Group, the company is in the process of setting up...

ANERT shortlists Luminous Power

Luminous Power Technologies, a leading power back-up solution provider, has been shortlisted as one of the preferred agencies for solar rooftop solutions in Kerala by the Agency for Non-Conventional Energy and Rural Technology (ANERT),...

PM help sought for gas supply, more power

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister has requested Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to help secure natural gas supply to meet the requirement of power plants and additional power for State. The Chief Minister, who called on...

Tangedco starts negotiations with solar power bidders

The Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation has started negotiating on the solar tariff with bidders for the solar power generation project. According to sources in the know, the utility is quoting a tariff...

Public hearing on KPR power plant disrupted, deferred

The public hearing on the proposed 100-MW thermal power plant of KPR Industries (India) Ltd – a fertiliser unit – was on Wednesday disrupted and deferred between Dontamuru of Rangampeta mandal and Balabhadrapuram of...