Category: Articles/Interview

Sector seeing investments, eyeing 1500MW orders: Inox Wind

With the government reintroducing generation-based incentives, environment for renewable energy sector has improved. Devansh Jain, Director, Inox Wind  speaks about the wind energy business in India which is seeing investments from government companies and...

CSP Focus 2015

CSP Focus 2015, a two-day conference was organized on the 2nd & 3rd of July in New Delhi to discuss the scope for development in solar thermal projects in India and the necessary policy framework...

40 GW grid connected solar rooftop systems by 2022

Government of India has set target of installing 40 GW grid connected solar rooftop systems in the country by 2022. Grid Connected Rooftop and Small Solar Power Plants Programme– Promote installation of grid connected...

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...