Monthly Archive: June 2017

Larsen & Toubro Unit Wins Rs. 2,231-Crore Orders

New Delhi: Engineering conglomerate Larsen and Toubro’s (L&T) arm has won contracts worth Rs. 2,231 crore across various business segments. “Larsen and Toubro Construction, the construction arm of the company, has bagged Rs.1,324-crore turnkey order from the...

Power supply boost for Noida with additional line

GREATER NOIDA: Noida is all set to get alternative electricity supply from 765kV substationin Jahangirpur in Jewar by June-end. “Noida is solely dependent on the 400-kV Pali substation which draws its supply from Dadri. In case there’s...

India’s solar imports surged to 5.7GW

It’s a whoppping 89% of the total solar module requirement. India imported 5.7 GW or about 89% of its total solar module requirement in FY 2016-17. Value of these imports is estimated at USD...

Let’s get real about renewables

The recent frenzy in renewable energy, particularly in the solar space, has raised expectations of coal-free, sunshine driven power for India at the lowest cost in about a decade’s time. The impetus for renewables...