Author: Ritwik Mondal

Only India can save the Paris climate agreement

The US regression from climate action should not surprise the world. President Donald Trump has followed the footsteps of his former counterpart George W Bush by deciding to withdraw the US from yet another...

Tesla is changing the electric grid

here’s a good chance flipping on the light switch 10 years from now will feel just as ordinary as it did for your parents and grandparents. But behind the scenes, a radically different system...

Solar is India’s future: BNEF Report

China and India are staring at a USD 4 trillion opportunity to cater the energy market,  accounting for 28% and 15% of the total investment in power generation by 2040, said a Bloomberg New...

Awareness programme on renewable energy in Manipur

continue…Partnering with the Manipur Renewable Development Agency (MANIREDA), Tangkhul Naga Long (TNL) and Tribal Youth Development Foundation (TYDF) organized an awareness programme on ‘scope and usage of renewable energy in Manipur’ in Manipur’s Ukhrul...

Power: Adverse tariff order, subdued utilization

The financial performance of power utilities remained subdued in the March quarter. Overall power generation is up just 3.4%. Comparatively, generation at India’s largest producer NTPC Ltd increased 2.8%. Utilization at thermal power plants...

‘Power tariffs will benefit from GST’

With 34 years of experience in the power sector, IS Jha heads the country’s largest power transmission company, Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL). An electrical engineer from NIT, Jamshedpur, Jha has contributed...