Daily Archive: June 29, 2016

KARNATAKA HAS TOO MUCH POWER

The monsoon is already working its magic in Karnataka. The state that was reeling under a shortage of power until recently now has more than it can use. Power consumption in the last couple...

Metro Rail aims 25MW solar power generation

Nagpur: The Nagpur Metro Rail Corporation Limited (NMRCL) will file a petition with the Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) for installing solar panels having total capacity of 25MW on its infrastructure. The regulator’s nod...

CSIR lab to certify coal used in power plants

The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has signed an annual Rs. 250-crore deal with several state-run coal and thermal power companies to certify the quality of the coal being supplied and used...

NHPC to invest Rs 3,000 crore on solar, wind projects

MUMBAI: State-run National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) is planning to invest around Rs 3,000 crore over the next five years to set up solar and wind projects across the country. The company is looking...

2 SolarCity board members will consider Tesla deal

LOS ANGELES: Solar panel maker SolarCity Corp said on Monday it has formed a special committee of just two directors to evaluate Tesla Motors’ $2.8-billion takeover offer. The committee will evaluate the offer and...