Daily Archive: September 30, 2015

Face the fatigue

At a time when ‘carbon’ is a bad word and the world frowns upon greenhouse gas emissions, data from the Central Electricity Authority (CEA) shows what most observers have intuitively known—Indian coal-fired power plants...

Power Demand Up 94%, But Bihar Cannot Cope

Bihar is now India’s second-fastest growing economy among poor states, with a peak power demand that has risen 94% about seven years. This growth-driven surge in electricity demand sounds impressive–until you sift through the...

Tata Projects eyes smart cities opportunity

Tata Group company Tata Projects Limited has created a dedicated division to tap the opportunities expected to be generated by the Smart Cities initiative. “A separate division has been created this month for the...

Power supply plan for TCS, Infosys gathers momentum

Plan to supply electricity to IT majors TCS and Infosys Technologies on Super Corridor has gained momentum with Indore Development Authority (IDA) clearing funds for 132KV electricity sub-station to meet power requirement of commercial...

Uniform tariffs for all residential users?

The state government has proposed uniform power tariffs for the city‘s residential consumersin the 0-300 units bracket across all utilities—BEST, Tata Power, Reliance and MSEDCL. BEST general manager Jagdish Patil, who on Tuesday informed...