Category: Articles/Interview

What makes IUKAN different

I-U-KAN (India Utility Knowledge And Networking) Forum is a broader umbrella for all Utilities (Power, Water, Waste, Gas, Transport etc.) and all Stakeholders (Govt., Public utilities, Private Operators, New entrants, Service Providers, Regulators, NGOs,...

REC is an Incentive…REALLY!!!

Renewable Energy Certificate is initiated by government to promote the use of renewable energy in those states where source of renewable energy is not significant. To fulfil the Renewable Purchase obligation every state should...

Gujarat looking to promote the CSP advantage

As India’s National Solar Mission takes a back seat for concentrated solar power projects, regional opportunities have sprung to the fore – and Gujarat intends to capitalize. When it was announced in December that...

Slump in REC Trading Market…

Renewable Energy Certificate trading started in Feb 2011 and it is held on last Wednesday of each month in two exchanges IEX and PXIL. First Non Solar REC was sold in first month of...

Power Plus- Inside Out of Power Sector

Words From the Authors Team Indian power sector is poised at a crucial junction moving from a controlled to competitive environment. The 12th plan just beginning as usual with ambitious promises like capacity addition...

500 MW solar power complex to be set up in Chitradurga

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway is interested in solar power, and his interest in alternative energy has provided a major boost to Indian solar operators in the private sector. American Energy Holdings, a...

Open Access – Doomsday

Open Access is the phenomenon to choose your on source of power for the clients 1MW and above. But nearly after 7 years of all the regulation in placed where it is stand today?...

Maharashtra government probe on Torrent Power

The Maharashtra government has ordered an inquiry against Torrent Power, a distribution franchisee of the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company ( MahaVitaran) in the powerloom town of Bhiwandi. A committee expected to be led...

Sustainability matters

Nigel Baseley, marketing director, Perkins Engines Company Limited, outlines how sustainability is a key driver for the company as it looks to its future in India. The British environmentalist Jonathon Porritt usefully defined sustainability...