Daily Archive: October 9, 2015

Maharashtra seeks to ease power open-access rules

Electricity consumers in Maharashtra might be able to buy power from sources other than distribution companies once the draft Distribution Open AccessRegulations 2015 released by the Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) are notified. The...

State coal mining firm plans 1GW of solar in India

State-owned coal mining company Coal India Limited (CIL) plans to develop 1GW of solar power projects across India in a bid to reduce its carbon footprint. Nagendra Kumar, technical director of CIL, told PV...