Author: Himanshu Arora

AP Genco gets coal allocation from Talcher

The Union Ministry of Coal has allocated the Sarapal-Nuapara coal block in Talcher Coalfields of Odisha to AP Genco. This will be a big boost for power generation in the State. According to a...

CIL may stop supply to NTPC plants

Eastern Coalfields Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Coal India Ltd (CIL), is threatening to stop supplies of nearly 14.5 million tonnes of coal to NTPC power plants at Farakka (2,100 MW) in West Bengal...

Solar renewable certificates lose sheen

Breaking from the past trend, the prices of solar renewable energy certificates (RECs) plummeted to the government-fixed floor price of Rs 9,300 per REC, due to poor demand, in the trading session of June....

Govt to issue executive order to set up coal regulator

The Finance Minister said earlier Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) and Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) were also set up under similar guidelines. PFRDA continues to be under an Executive...

Power tariff hike in Karnataka only after 3 months

The proposed additional burden is expected to be marginal as Karnataka uses very little quantity of imported coal and even the marginal hike will have to wait for three months. 3-month reprieve The process...