Daily Archive: July 11, 2013

CERC approves detailed procedure for Renewable Regulatory Fund (RRF)

Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has approved detailed “Procedure for the Implementation of the Mechanism of Renewable Regulatory Fund” under Regulation 6.1 (d) of Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (Indian Electricity Grid Code), Regulations 2010. The implementation of...

MNRE: India installs 73 MW of PV in May 2013

India’s Ministry of New and Renewable Energy reports that only 73 MW of solar photovoltaic generation capacity (PV) were installed in May 2013, a sharp decline from the more than 200 MW installed in...

New fuel shortage threat looms on power firms

Tata, Adani, Lanco to be hit as Indonesia may ban export of low-grade coal  Even as Indian power producers were thinking the government had resolved their problems by putting in place a pass-through mechanism...

Power utilities to raise funds as bond yields rise

Power utilities – from discoms to transmission companies – are scouting for resources in an otherwise cautious market weighed down by rising bond yields. Power Grid Corporation of India has decided to raise Rs 1,000 crore for...