Daily Archive: March 5, 2013

Nuclear power grew again in 2012: IAEA

Nuclear power generation grew again in 2012 after a drop in 2011 in the wake of the Fukushima disaster in Japan, according to a draft new UN atomic agency report seen by AFP Tuesday. “The Fukushima Daiichi...

Wipro kicks off ‘Eco-Eye’ initiative

Targetting a 5 % Y-o-Y reduction in power consumption for the current operating year at Sholinganallur SEZ unit near Chennai, Laxman K Badiga, CIO (Chief Information Officer), Wipro Technologies announced a slew of measures...

India’s largest solar plant achieves financial closure

India’s largest solar power project of 130 mw by Welspun Energy Ltd. (WEL) has achieved financial closure. Located in Mandsaur district of Madhya Pradesh, WEL has secured a long-term project funding of Rs.885 crores for this project through a consortium...

Jhajjar substation goes on stream

Jhajjar KT Transco Ltd has inaugurated its power transmission substation at Jhajjar in Haryana. A special purpose vehicle – Jhajjar KT – is a joint venture between Kalpataru Power Transmission Ltd and Techno Electric...