Category: News Updates

More manpower to tackle power cuts: Discom

GURUGRAM: Concerned over frequent outages in DLFareas, power discom DHBVN has decided to increase the shifts for staff at the grievance redressal unit and is contemplating increasing the number of people involved in maintenance...

GE completes $1.65bn LM Wind Power acquisition

General Electric (GE) has completed the acquisition of Danish wind turbine blades supplier LM Wind Power from private equity firm Doughty Hanson. Image: LM Wind Power will operate as an individual unit within GE...

The target on renewable power must be reassessed

India’s power sector is facing a conundrum. While existing power plants are suffering from low utilisation rates of about 60%, or are lying stranded for either want of fuel or power purchase agreement (PPA),...

Power supply to remain affected in eastern parts

INDORE: Power supply in the east part of the city will remain affected as the Madhya Pradesh Paschim Kshetra Vidyut Vitaran Company Ltd. (MPPKVVCL) is going to carry out maintenance work at its feeder...

Power tariff hike comes into effect in Kerala

The hike in power tariff, approved by Kerala Electricity Regulatory Commission came into effect in Kerala on Tuesday. The tariff revision for the year 2017-18, is for all categories of consumers except the below...