Category: Articles/Interview

Column: Fixing discoms’ finances

The Indian power sector is witnessing a strange situation. A look at the power exchange reveals that energy prices have dropped to as low as less than R1/kwh—lower than the cost of generation, meaning...

REQUIREMENT FOR DEVELOPMENT OF TRANSMISSION IN INDIA

India has great potential for generation of electricity. The natural resources for electricity generation are unevenly dispersed and concentrated in a few pockets in the country. It is important to transfer the electricity generated...

No more REC for renewable captives?

This could very soon be true going by the draft ammendments of the  terms and conditions for the issuance of REC for renewable generators. CERC had notified the “Terms and Conditions for recognition and...

Maverick Tariff order

Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission in its order dated 26th June’15 has directed  MSEDCL to achieve 100% metering in three years. The commission, with a view to promote open access & reduce the burden on...

Sunny days ahead for Farmers,Punjab

India has been facing severe power crisis due to sharp increase in demand with economic growth, shortage of coal, &huge losses in transmission and distribution. In order to mitigate this demand-supply gap coupled with...

Opportunities for Solar EPC Companies

As the world moves towards the sustainable development countries look to optimise their energy mix with minimum carbon footprints. Achieving the power needs by minimum effect on the environment is the new trend towards...

Introducing middle man in power distribution

Introducing middle man in power distribution We are in midst of a major shift in power distribution operation where the Electricity (Amendment ) Bill 2014 seeks to segregate the distribution network from the electricity...