Author: Himanshu Arora

Gayatri Projects signs power pact with AP discoms

Gayatri Projects Ltd has entered into power purchase agreement with distribution companies in Andhra Pradesh for supply of 500 MW from its 1,320 MW plant coming up near Krishnapatnam. The Hyderabad-based infrastructure company is...

Subsidies vital for promoting green energy, says PM

Financing of green energy is one of the crucial issues for promoting expansion of clean energy, said Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. Speaking at the Fourth Clean Energy Ministerial here, he said investments in green...

‘Coal price pooling is not a long-term solution’

India is facing major challenges in meeting its increasing energy demands. A few crucial decisions such as price pooling and allowing exploration of shale gas are pending with Government. Moreover, scarcity of gas and...

CERC admits Reliance Power plea to hike tariff

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission on Tuesday admitted two petitions filed by the Anil Ambani-promoted Reliance Power. The petitions by the private power producer seek a revision in the rates for of electricity to...

Power cuts for domestic users to be reduced

Domestic power consumers in Andhra Pradesh are in for some good news with power cuts being reduced ranging from three hours a day to one hour in Hyderabad and major cities and also in...

Power situation in Kerala becomes grim

Power availability situation does not show any sign of easing just yet. In fact, even more restrictions on use could be in order. Supply sources, including those from outside, are drying up fast and...