Daily Archive: January 3, 2015

APERC gives its nod for procurement of 2,000 MW

The Andhra Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission has accorded permission to the power utilities for procurement of 2,000 MW (+or- 20 per cent) power under long term basis through competitive bidding route from the financial...

CEA mixes up data, arrives at wrong demand estimate

An elementary error by the Central Electricity Authority or CEA — the apex planning body in the power sector — in monthly peak demand calculations is translating into an overestimation of the country’s peak...