Author: IndianPowerSector.com

Coal India to Hold E-Auction for Power Plants

State-run Coal India Ltd (CIL) will next week hold the first phase of a special e-auction for the ongoing fiscal year to provide coal to power producers as part of the government’s efforts to...

Gamesa emerges top wind turbine seller in 2015-16

Gamesa India has emerged the top wind turbine seller in India in the year 2015-16, beating Suzlon and also crossing the 1 GW-mark for the first time. The Indian subsidiary of the Spanish wind...

Mahagenco’s six new units get coal linkage

After a long wait, state-run power generation company Mahagenco has finally got coal linkage for its new units. The standing linkage committee (SLC) of coal ministry has agreed to grant temporary linkage for a...

Iran reliable energy source for India

TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Iran’s Hassan Rouhani has told Indian official Tehran-Delhi cooperation would benefit both countries as well as the whole region. President Rouhani received Indian Foreign Minister Ms. Sushma Swaraj on...

IGI Airport increases its solar power generation capacity

Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL) has enhanced solar-power generation at Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) in New Delhi, India. DIAL has installed an additional solar-power generation plant at the airport, thereby increasing the current...

Only 10% solar power is tapped in Himachal: CAG

Himachal Pradesh has been able to tap only about 10 percent of its solar power potential, the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has said. Against an estimated solar power potential of 33,000...