Monthly Archive: July 2013

Long-term power supply contracts down to trickle

Notwithstanding the policy emphasis on the sector, new power supply contracts have dried up over the last couple of years, owing to a host of factors like domestic fuel shortage, increased reliance on expensive...

JSW Energy eyes distressed units

Having put on hold all new projects due to the policy and regulatory uncertainties in the power sector, Sajjan Jindal-led JSW Energy is now eyeing acquisition of distressed assets to grow its energy portfolio....

DERC:: Tariff hiked in Delhi by 5%

Delhiites will have to pay more for their electricity consumption as the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) Friday increased the power tariff by five per cent. The effective hike in power tariffs will be...

Kudankulam power worries wind farms

Power from unit 1 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP) will start flowing into the Southern grid. This comes as a relief to the small and medium industries while the manufactures of wind energy are...