Daily Archive: January 7, 2015

Strike worries power sector

Bokaro: The five-day strike called by Coal India workers affected production at Central Coalfields Limited (CCL) in Bermo sub-division and Bharat Coking Coal (BCCL) in Dhanbad on Tuesday. The agitation has also raised concerns...

Adani-Lanco Udupi deal hits deadline roadblock

MUMBAI: Five months after the formal announcement, Adani Power’s Rs 6,000-crore acquisition of Lanco Infratech’s 1200-mw thermal power plant in Udupi seems to have run into rough weather and delays. Multiple sources directly involved...

Strange approach to fixing power tariffs

The suo moto power given to electricity regulators to dictate the price has thrown up issues in three areas: information, enforcement/compliance and accountability. Does this discretion have desirable effects? First, the background. The Tamil...