Daily Archive: August 19, 2013

Siemens bags two orders of Rs 144-crore from Bangladesh

Siemens Ltd, the flagship company of Germany-headquartered Siemens AG, today said it has won two contracts worth Rs 144 crore for improving power distribution in Bangladesh. “Siemens has won two contracts aggregating Rs 144...

Power Grid should not be Central Transmission Utility: FICCI

Industry body FICCI has suggested that state-run Power Grid Corp should no longer be the ‘Central Transmission Utility’ as its present powers can lead to arm-twisting private players. Power Grid was conferred with the title of Central Transmission Utility in...

Microinverters Make a Move on Multi-MW Solar Power Installations

Photovoltaic (PV) microinverters, traditionally used in smaller rooftop solar installations, are being used in a 2.3-MW commercial rooftop installation in Ontario, Canada, supplier Enphase Energy has announced. The installation is the largest commercial rooftop...

Solar dryers to power dry fish business in Bheemili

In a bid to turn Bheemili into a hub of dry fish trade, the Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (GVMC) has mooted a proposal of introducing solar dryers with the help of Hyderabad-based Society for Energy Environment and...