Daily Archive: July 7, 2013

Rs 40 crore sanctioned for solar power streetlights

State government has sanctioned nearly Rs 40 crore for installation of solar powered street lights in Uttar Pradesh. Chief secretary Jawed Usmani, who was presiding over a review meeting on Saturday, asked officials of the UP New Energy Development Authority(UPNEDA) to ensure...

IDC set to distribute power to industrial units in its estates

Goa government-run Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) has been entrusted with the task of providing power supply to industrial units set up in its estates by sourcing electricity from the feeder. “Whatever amount of power is required for a particular industrial...

Gujarat wants cut in solar power tariff

The state government has approached the Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission (GERC) seeking a reduction in the solar power tariff, citing unwanted and windfall gains to the solar project developers. The Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam...