Monthly Archive: May 2015

How Eveready is preparing for the LED revolution

In an interview with CNBC-TV18, Eveready India MD Amritanshu Khaitan said the company is betting big on LEDs, and believes that the market size, currently at Rs 1000 crore, could increase by three or...

CESC eyes more power plant buyouts

The Kolkata-headquartered power utility has told investors that it sees “acquisition of generation assets and fuel security for new projects” as its “growth opportunities”. CESC’s last acquisition of generation asset happened in 2009 when...

Govt moves towards cheap power in Vid

Industries of Vidarbha and potential investors may get to hear some good news in the coming weeks. On instructions of chief minister Devendra Fadnavis and energy minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule, MSEDCL is preparing proposals for...

Japan’s floating solar power plant completed

The construction on a 2.3-megawatt floating solar power plant has been completed on Sunday in Hyogo prefecture, western Japan, which is the world’s largest floating solar power plant in terms of output. solar The...

Adani plans 1,000-Mw solar park in Tamil Nadu

After announcing solar parks in Gujarat and Rajasthan, Adani Power has firmed up plans to set up a 1,000-megawatt (Mw) one in Tamil Nadu. The proposed energy park is likely to attract around Rs...

Non-coal minerals’ auction to start in June

Auction for allocation of non-coal mineral bearing leases could start as early as next month under the newly-notified rules, which inter alia mandate a two-stage bidding process through electronic route where the highest bid...