Category: Articles/Interview

Beyond The Grid Failures

Northern Grid Failure on Monday, 30th July 2012, was big news. It became bigger next day, on Tuesday, when almost half of India went dark for over two hours with the failure of Northern,...

UP publishes draft solar policy 2012

The newly elected government in U.P. seems quite determined to rejuvenate the haggard power sector of state. Under the 12th Plan, it aims an additional generation of 16,000 MW power and increasing PLF to...

Goa increases Electricity Duty to mop up Rs 28 crore

Goa Power minister Milind Naik on 02-08-2012 introduced the Goa Electricity Duty (Amendment) Bill, 2012, to increase the rates of duty leviable on the units of energy consumed. The amendment stated that the building...

Moser Baer has all but shut down

Moser Baer’s Ratul Puri is struggling to keep the company his father founded and his reputation intact Ratul Puri, 39, is a charismatic young man. It is impossible not to like him. He is...

Tamil Nadu Tariff Order on WIND ENERGY 2012

The tariff will be applicable from 01-08-2012 with a control period of 2 years. TNERC has decided to continue with preferential tariff mechanism for this control period. The most prominent change in the tariff...