Author: IndianPowerSector.com

Lithium and cobalt: A tale of two commodities

The electric-vehicle (EV) revolution is ushering in a golden age for battery raw materials, best reflected by a dramatic increase in price for two key battery commodities, lithium and cobalt, over the past 24 months. In...

NLC India passes benefit of lower tariff to consumers

Through its technical expertise and efficient mining operation combined with Prudent Cost Management, NLC India has been able to reduce its Lignite Transfer Price for captive use by around Rs.300/Ton this financial year leading to lowering of Power...

‘Committed towards conservation of the planet’

Bringing electricity to one of the most ecologically sensitive regions of the world is no small feat. This is the story of Project Sahasra- Jyoti, through which more than 1,000 forest fringe households in...

CERC debates on tariff structure for thermal power plants

In view of decreasing PLF of the thermal generating stations, the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) is relooking the current two-part tariff structure and seeking feed back from stakeholders to replace it with a...

SoftBank, IL&FS team up to power 20 GW solar parks

The SoftBank Group is tying up with infrastructure conglomerate IL&FS to develop more than 20 gigawatts of solar capacity in India by 2025 to support Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambitious renewable energy road map...

Making Ash Disappear

It is unanimously suggested that coal, which has been the dominant source of fuel for power generation in India (almost three-fourths is currently coal-based), will continue to be a critical source for generating baseload...