Daily Archive: July 15, 2013

Kudankulam N-plant attains criticality

The country’s first 1,000 MW pressurised water reactor at Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu has attained criticality, setting the stage for power generation before end of August. The milestone was achieved at 11.05 PM last...

India’s First Wind Auction Stalled by Mytrah Court Case

India’s first auction of wind-farm licenses stalled after an industry lobby and a developer backed by Henderson Global Investors Ltd. filed injunctions, saying it would accelerate a 47 percent plunge in turbine installations. Rajasthan...

Clean Energy Investment Rises 22% Led by U.S., China

Clean-energy investment rose 22 percent in the second quarter from the prior three months as increased spending in the U.S., China and South Africa countered a slump in Europe. The $53.1 billion invested in the industry...