Daily Archive: July 24, 2016

Power discom faces staff crunch

Gurgaon: The Millennium City’s ambitious zero-outage project seems to be a distant dream. The reason: Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (DHBVN) runs on manpower that was optimum in the early nineties, despite the consumer...

Telangana to miss its ambitious power date

The ambitious target of the the state government to have 20,000 MW of installed power generation capacity is unlikely to be achieved by 2019. TSGenco got the green signal for its 4×270 MW Bhadradri...

CESC to sign new 150 mw PPA for Maharashtra plant

CESCBSE 1.79 % is close to signing a new 150 megawatt power purchase agreement for its 2 x 300 megawatt Chandrapura Thermal Power Plant in Maharashtra. The thermal power plant has already entered into...

Biomass Energy: Renewable, But Not Green

Last summer, the White House acknowledged that biomass-generated energy is not carbon neutral. This recognition, however, didn’t stop Congress from affirming the environmental benefits of using biomass-generated energy. In fact, the congressional action put...