Daily Archive: July 22, 2013

Ain’t no sunshine for solar panel Co.

Solar panel manufacturers and suppliers in the city are crying foul after the Centre failed to issue reimbursements from the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE). Under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission...

Kerala: No agency to certify solar firms

At a time when the solar scam is simmering, it has come to light that there exists no state government agency which could provide a stamp of approval or official certification to the many...

Solar projects under a cloud

The prospect of the State harvesting rooftop solar energy in plenty to tide over its energy crisis seems to have been marred by the raging solar scam. Moves to tap solar energy, an answer...

Tata Power eyes local acquisitions

Country’s largest private electricity producer Tata Power is eyeing local acquisition opportunities amid “stress” in the domestic sector. Besides, the company, which has an installed generation capacity of over 8,500 MW, is seeking to...

JSEB banks on rain for power

Only a merciful rain god can make Jharkhand State Electricity Board (JSEB) ‘powerful’. The board has been unable to improve its power generation so far this year with two of its hydel units lying...