Daily Archive: July 19, 2013

Astonfield to set up 250 mw solar plants

Astonfield Renewable Resources Ltd is looking at developing 250 mw over the next two years at an investment of at least Rs 2000 crore. At present the company has under development projects in India,...

UP promises land for second nuclear power plant in state

The Uttar Pradesh government has promised to make available land for development of second nuclear power plant in the state. The proposal was put forward by UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav in a meeting with Planning Commission Deputy...

Privatise power distribution to tame losses: Montek Singh Ahluwalia

Pitching for privatisation in the power distribution sector, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia today suggested it can help in reducing huge losses and half of this business should be with private players. “Of the total (power) distribution (sector)...

KSEB steps up power generation

The KSEB has generated an average of 20.5872 million units of power at its hydel stations daily during July so far. As copious rainfall continues in the catchments of the hydel reservoirs, the Kerala...

India’s Renewable Energy mix Increases

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India, reported that the total deployment of grid connected renewable energy in India has increased to 28708.95 mega watt. The deployment in the month of June has...