Daily Archive: July 16, 2013

Rs 9.5cr for Noida power supply

The Union power ministry has sanctioned Rs 9.5 crore for improving power supply in Noida by strengthening the electricity transmission and distribution system. The funds have been granted under the second phase of the Restructured Accelerated...

Captive power of solar

The Tamil Nadu Government imposed a minimum Solar Purchase Obligation on all commercial consumers — 6 per cent of their total power requirement should be met through solar. Under Solar Power Policy 2012, the...

June power production data darken growth outlook

One consolation in the May index of industrial production, which showed continued shrinking in manufacturing and mining output, was the acceleration in electricity generation. Power production grew 6.2% in May. Was it a blip?...