Author: Ritwik Mondal

Mizoram becomes 27th State to join UDAY

The Government of India and the State of Mizoram signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) under the scheme Ujwal DISCOM Assurance Yojana (UDAY) today for operational improvement of the State’s Power Distribution Department. With...

Coal gencos face Rs 2.4 lakh crore bill

Coal-based thermal plants in the country may have to spend a massive Rs 2.4 lakh crore over the next two years for the technical upgrades to meet the stringent and ambitious emission norms notified...

Azure Power: Early-Stage Investor Resigns from Board

Azure Power (AZRE), a leading solar power producer in India, announced that early-stage investor and Board member, William “Bill” Elmore of Foundation Capital, resigned from the company’s Board of Directors today, which is the...

Vikram Solar ties up with Israels Water-Gen

Vikram Solar today said it has signed an MoU with Israels Water-Gen to develop clean and hygienic drinking water solutions in the country. “The technology developed by Water-Gen to create and store drinking water...

Govt may announce power tariff subsidy in assembly

The state government has started deliberations on extending subsidy on the new power tariff proposed to be implemented from April 1. Chief minister Nitish Kumar held a meeting on the issue with senior officials...

Uttarakhand power tariff hiked over 5 per cent

Consumers in Uttarakhand will have to shell more for electricity from April 1 onwards after the state government hiked the power tariff by 5.72 per cent. The Uttarakhand Electricity Regulation Commission (UERC) chairman Subhash...