Monthly Archive: April 2017

More manpower to tackle power cuts: Discom

GURUGRAM: Concerned over frequent outages in DLFareas, power discom DHBVN has decided to increase the shifts for staff at the grievance redressal unit and is contemplating increasing the number of people involved in maintenance...

GE completes $1.65bn LM Wind Power acquisition

General Electric (GE) has completed the acquisition of Danish wind turbine blades supplier LM Wind Power from private equity firm Doughty Hanson. Image: LM Wind Power will operate as an individual unit within GE...

PPA Signed For India’s Cheapest Solar Power Project

One of India’s largest solar power parks and the cheapest so far has crossed yet another milestone in its journey towards commissioning and full operationalisation. One of the major off-takers of the electricity generated...

The target on renewable power must be reassessed

India’s power sector is facing a conundrum. While existing power plants are suffering from low utilisation rates of about 60%, or are lying stranded for either want of fuel or power purchase agreement (PPA),...