Monthly Archive: December 2015

India’s ReNew Power preps for asset purchases

December 29 (SeeNews) – Roughly 3 GW, or 10%, of India’s installed renewable energy capacity may be up for sale currently and local firm ReNew Power Ventures plans to take advantage of the situation,...

Jump from BS IV to VI fuel likely by 2020

In a bid to adopt pro-active strategies to reduce pollution, the government is in favour of leapfrogging from Bharat Stage IV to BS VI emission norms for vehicles by 2020 even though the auto...

The Environment: Optimise Utilisation of Coal Reserves

Despite India’s honourable commitments to emission control under the COP21 talks at Paris, coal will continue to remain India’s largest source of energy to power its economic growth over the next 25 years, with...

BHEL commissions Prayagraj power project unit in UP

State-run Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) has commissioned a 660 MW unit of Prayagraj Super Thermal Power Project at Bara in Uttar Pradesh. “The unit has been commissioned at the upcoming 3×660 MW Prayagraj...

Solar firms offer power to UP @ Rs 9 per unit

LUCKNOW: While the cost of solar power production is falling across the country, the companies which have approached the Uttar Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (UPERC) for its approval to sell solar power to the...