Daily Archive: January 22, 2014

Cabinet Committee clears three hydel projects

Cabinet Committee on Investment has cleared three hydro power projects, which were stuck due to environmental bottlenecks. According to a Power Ministry official, the three hydel projects — Tawang (800 MW), Tato (700 MW)...

Gridco for 32 pc Hike in BSP

Projecting a revenue gap of ` 2,252 crore for 2014-15, Gridco, the power trading utility of the State, has demanded 32 per cent hike in the bulk supply price (BSP) to the Odisha Electricity...

Electricity tribunal sets aside TNERC solar order

CHENNAI, JAN 21: The Appellate Tribunal for Electricity (APTEL) has set aside the Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission solar order. This development is a major setback for the development of solar power in Tamil...

Power distribution firms yet to publish performance data in Odisha

Electricity consumer welfare organizations have accused the distribution companies (distcoms) of submitting arrear revenue requirements (ARR) for 2014 to theOdisha Electricity Regulatory Commission(OERC) without showing their performance in the last one year. This is...

Moser Baer Solar benefiting from Japanese market boom

India-based PV module manufacturer and project developer, Moser Baer Solar, has said shipments and sales to Japan have reached a new record in 2013. The company claimed to have become the first Indian supplier...

Sterling & Wilson top solar EPC player

Sterling & Wilson, part of the Shapoorji Pollonji group, has been ranked the top solar engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company in India by the Hong Kong-based IHS Research, a market research firm. IHS’s...