Monthly Archive: November 2015

NTPC’s Solapur power plant faces water constraints

The NTPC’s beleaguered Solapur power plant has run into troubled waters again. The Maharashtra Government is insisting that the company should use recycled water for the plant’s operation. The move is being opposed by...

Green bond offerings rise on govt’s clean-energy push

Indian companies are beginning to embrace green finance to fund environmentally friendly projects, as they heed calls from Prime Minister Narendra Modi to boost renewable energy in one of the world’s worst polluting nations and tap...

OECD report exaggerates warming funding: Study

The government on Sunday said there is a need to establish more credible, accurate, and verifiable numbers on the true size of the mobilization of climate change finance commitments and flows from developed to...

NuPower commissions 30 MW wind farm in Maharashtra

NuPower Renewables, an independent power producer in the renewable energy space, has commissioned another 30 MW wind power project in Vaspeth village of Sangli district in Maharashtra. The company has nearly 700 MW of...

Adhocism continues in Punjab power sector

The adhocism in Punjab’s power sector continues as the state government has failed to fill top level posts in Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission (PSERC) and Punjab State power Corporation Ltd.(PSPCL) One post of...

Power sector employees seek meeting with Piyush Goyal

Power sector employees seek meeting with Piyush Goyal Wednesday November 25 2015 New Delhi National Coordination Committee of Electricity Employees and Engineers (NCCOEEE) has sought an immediate meeting with Piyush Goyal Power Minister for...

Maharashtra power discom to be split into five companies

The board of MSEB Holding Company has decided to split the state power discom MSEDCL (Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited/Mahavitaran) into five companies. The in-principle decision was taken on Monday at a meeting in...

Suzlon bags 31.5-MW wind job in India

Suzlon Energy Ltd  said Monday it has received an order for the supply and installation of 31.5 MW of turbines at a wind farm in the Indian state of Telangana. Under the terms of...

LM Wind Power plans new blade factory in India

LM Wind Power announced that it is setting up a new blade manufacturing plant in Vadodara, Gujarat, in the Midwestern part of India. Start of operation of the company’s second production site in India...