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T.N. grants first licence for private power distribution

Breaking new ground in power distribution, Tamil Nadu will soon have a private licensee for the distribution of electricity. The State Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has permitted the India Power Corporation (Tuticorin) Private Limited...

CPPIB in talks with Mytrah Energy for minority stake

Canada’s largest pension fund manager Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) is in advanced talks to invest about $300 million in renewable energy producer Mytrah Energy Ltd for a significant minority stake, according to...

Lithium and cobalt: A tale of two commodities

The electric-vehicle (EV) revolution is ushering in a golden age for battery raw materials, best reflected by a dramatic increase in price for two key battery commodities, lithium and cobalt, over the past 24 months. In...

NLC India passes benefit of lower tariff to consumers

Through its technical expertise and efficient mining operation combined with Prudent Cost Management, NLC India has been able to reduce its Lignite Transfer Price for captive use by around Rs.300/Ton this financial year leading to lowering of Power...

‘Committed towards conservation of the planet’

Bringing electricity to one of the most ecologically sensitive regions of the world is no small feat. This is the story of Project Sahasra- Jyoti, through which more than 1,000 forest fringe households in...