Monthly Archive: September 2017

Improving efficiency in the power surplus era

A proclamation of surplus power across India has underlined the progress (and pitfalls) of the power sector in recent years. For decades, the country has been reeling under persistent deficits in peak power and...

Queensland expands solar FiT for systems up to 30KW

The Palaszczuk Government of Queensland, Australia, has expanded the feed-in tariff (FiT) for rooftop solar in regional Queensland. Under the new rules, households and businesses on the Ergon network in regional Queensland will be...

Tangedco may fix solar tariff cap at Rs. 3/unit

Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (Tangedco) is likely to fix a maximum price of Rs. 3 per unit for its next tender for procurement of solar power. The move follows the new norms...

Sembcorp to buy out IDFC’s stake in Semcorp Green Infra

New Delhi: Singapore-based power producer Sembcorp Industries Ltd on Thursday announced the acquisition of IDFC’s remaining 28% stake in renewable energy firm Sembcorp Green Infra (SGI) for Rs1,410.2 crore (around Singapore $301 million) to become...