Daily Archive: August 6, 2013

TNERC issues consultative paper on solar power tariff

Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) issued a consultative paper on comprehensive tariff order on solar power proposing tariffs ranging from Rs 8.34 per unit to Rs 5.78 per unit across categories. This move...

Share of hydro power declines to 17.55% in June

The share of hydro power in the nation’s energy mix has dropped to 17.55 per cent in more than 40 years,Parliament was informed. “The share of hydro power in the energy sector has declined from 43.5 per...

Coal supply to power sector at 88% till June

Coal India Ltd has supplied 86.39 million tonnes of coal to power sector till June 2013, which is 87.8% of commitment under the fuel supply agreements of 96.41 million tonnes, minister of state for coal Pratik Prakash...