Daily Archive: September 11, 2015

Power paradox

India’s power sector is facing a paradoxical problem. From a problem of shortages a few years ago, it now faces a problem of surpluses leading to sharply reduced utilisation of power generating capacity. Peak...

The Bankruptcy of Power Sector Reforms

The CAG Draft Report on Delhi’s Distcoms describing the Rs. 8,000 crore loot of consumers, follows on the heels of the Orissa Electricity Regulatory Commission’s (OERC) order, cancelling the licenses of the three Anil...

This Is the World’s First Solar-Powered Airport

More than 46,000 solar panels have been laid out across 45 acres of land to fuel the operations of Cochin International Airport, India’s fourth largest in terms of international passenger traffic. Officials at the...