Daily Archive: June 12, 2017

Karnataka discoms barred from buying more wind power

NEW DELHI: Thermal power plants are facing the heat from wind energy, prompting the regulator in Karnataka to order distribution companies to stop signing any power purchase agreement (PPA) with wind electricity suppliers until...

Ministry seeks GST waiver for e-vehicles

New Delhi: The Union ministry of heavy industries (MHI) has suggested doing away with GST, road tax and parking fee for electric vehicles, and sought an allocation of Rs 12,000-13,000 crore to strengthen the...