Daily Archive: March 4, 2013

450 Geothermal Projects In Development

According to Pike Research there are about 450 geothermal projects being developed around the world with a total estimated capacity of 18 GW. Sixty-four countries have geothermal projects scheduled for development, compared with just about thirty...

Flying Wind Farms: Future Power Harvesters

How would you like swarms of kite-like airborne turbines spinning at high altitudes sending power down via nano-tube cable tethers to generate power for your community? This could very well be a true picture...

Pvt firms get PPP ticket to coal mining

To reduce its dependence on imported coal and increase production of coal in the country, the government has, in the Budget, announced that it will allow private firms to mine coal along with Coal...

New round of power tariff hikes on anvil

Consumers should brace for another round of power tariff hikes, close on the heels of extensive increases in 2012, which was the first year when every state in the country made electricity more costly....

Build Your Dreams launches solar products

Build Your Dreams (BYD) in association with Solar Lights and Infra (India) Private Limited has launched a wide range of solar utilities. Build Your Dreams is one of the major rechargeable battery manufacturers globally....

Sun Edison to offer ready-built solar project

Sun Edison India is planning a novel approach to setting up a 10 MW solar power project in Tamil Nadu. In the context of the keen interest in investing in solar power generation in...

NTPC plans Rs 20,200 crore capex for 2013-14

Country’s largest power producer NTPC BSE -0.70 % is planning a capital expenditure of Rs 20,200 crore in 2013-14 towards enhancing its generation capacity. This amount earmarked is lesser than Rs 20,995 crore for...