Category: Articles/Interview

INDIA; EMBRACING THE POWER OF THE SUN

Now an impression has been created that solar power could be the panacea for solving all issues related to climate change and energy independence for India.There is no doubt that India loves the Sun...

REC – Worth To Invest?

As of Nov ’15, more than 1 crore REC’s are pending to get their value. With the increase in this number, more and more renewable generators are tempted to go for FIT or preferential...

Power surplus Punjab fails to consume power

Power surplus Punjab fails to consume power Punjab, a power surplus state , joined the UDAY ( Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojana) third revival package introduced for the power distribution sector in India to revive...

MoU between India and Germany for Solar Energy

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has approved a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), which has been signed in October, 2015, between Indian and Germany, to expand bilateral development cooperation...

Financial bailout of ailing Power Sector

Financial bailout of Power Sector Vinod Kumar Gupta India’s power sector is poised for a dramatic change and but can the government wipe out state distribution companies’ losses by 2019 is a million dolor...

Railways to tap solar power to lower cost

New Delhi: After Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled an ambitious Rs 6 lakh crore solar power mission, the country’s largest utility Indian Railways is set to make a head start in tapping the new...

State of Kerela headed for power crisis

truant monsoon and the hitches in commissioning transmission lines are threatening to upset the distribution schedule of the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB). Indications are that the current power shortage of 200 MW a...

Industries Feel The Heat of Power Cuts

The Bangalore Electricity Supply Company Ltd (BESCOM) will soon release a load-shedding schedule for domestic areas to cope with power shortage. The power generation in the state has taken a hit following the weak...

Electricity Bill 2014 – Experimenting with power sector

Experimenting with power sector The NDA government announced two schemes for strengthening last mile power connectivity – Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gram Jyoti Yojana for rural areas and Integrated Power Development Scheme for urban areas....