Daily Archive: August 3, 2016

Country’s 1st grid-MW rooftop solar project in Odisha

A project implementation agreement (PIA) was signed among the Green Energy Development Corporation Ltd (GEDCOL), the Central Electricity Supply Utility (Cesu) and the Azure Power Mercury Private Limited to develop the country’s first grid...

MSEDCL taken to task over inflated bills, power cuts

The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) has recently been facing the residents’ anger over inflated bills and erratic supply. Consumers have been undertaking protest marches to MSEDCL offices, to demand uninterrupted supply...

Gusty winds push up power production

It’s a windfall, literally, as far as electricity generation from wind energy is concerned. Gusty winds sweeping through the State has given a boost to the generation of renewable energy. Power generation crossed 1,800...

Odisha loses revenue from coal sector

Bhubaneswar: The state government has lost huge revenue due to non-revision of royalty on coal by the Centre. The royalty was last revised on April 2012 amd fixed at 14% on sale of coal....

Power gets costlier for GUVNL consumers

Ahmedabad: Electricity bills of Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd (GUVNL) consumers have increased with the company increasing the fuel surcharge by 10 paise per unit to Rs 1.54 per unit for the July-September quarter....