Monthly Archive: May 2013

Power firms to have six-day week now

In order to tone up their working, Bihar State Power (Holding) Company Limited (BSPHCL) and other associated firms have decided to have a six-day week now. All the BSPHCL employees, including general managers, as...

Tata Power to add 200-250 MW of solar, wind energy

Tata Power’s generates 49.83 MUs of energy from its solar and 796 MUs from its wind energy projects Tata Power, India’s largest integrated power utility company has announced that the company has plans to...

Gujarat’s wind power capacity grows highest in 4 years

Achieves 36% growth in 2011-12, total installed capacity reaches 2,966 Mw In yet another leap in renewable energy sector, Gujarat has registered highest growth in wind power generation during past four years. Installed wind power generation capacities...

Suzlon Posts Its Biggest Quarterly Loss Ever

Suzlon Energy Ltd. Thursday posted its biggest quarterly loss ever as a slowdown in the global wind-energy market due to falling government incentives has hurt demand for its turbines and eroded the value of some...

Policy uncertainty hurting solar sector growth: Mercom

The Indian solar sector’s growth continues at a slow pace amidst policy uncertainty and experimentation. Policy ambiguity is rife, with rules being changed every other month, according to Mercom Capital Group, a clean energy...

ONGC Tripura Power venture tangled in red tape

Bureaucratic red tape is going to cost the 2 x 363.3 MW gas-based ONGC Tripura Power Co Ltd (OTPC) dear. According to sources, while the company is still struggling to run its first unit...

The coal rush and after

The recent Coalgate exposés, one after the other in quick succession, have revealed the ugly side of corruption, sleaze and crony capitalism, which not only rob the people of their resources and human dignity...

Alstom completes Rs 105 crore project in Myanmar

NEW DELHI: Alstom T&D India today said it has delivered a Rs 105 crore transmission project in Myanmar for Power Grid Corp.  “Alstom T&D India has concluded the successful delivery of Power Grid Corporation of India...