Daily Archive: July 7, 2015

Solar panels power Sivaganga farmers

SIVAGANGA: T Kannan, a farmer in Tiruppuvanam in the district, is a happy man today. For the past couple of years, erratic power supply had disrupted his water supply, constantly leaving him without water...

India starts work on green power corridors

Faced with an ambitious green energy target of 175,000 megawatts (MW) by 2022, India has started work to set up transmission corridors to supply green power across the national grid. State-owned Power Grid Corp....

Govt flips the switch to 20-year power plan

Shifting focus to power transmission, the Narendra Modi government would soon launch a 20-year plan for the sector to keep pace with growing generation and its poll promise of ’24×7 power for all’. The...