Category: News Updates

Indian coal growth has slowed since 2015

India’s coal use has grown 2.2% a year since 2015, a drop from annual growth of more than 6% over the previous 10 years. That is the conclusion of analysis of official data on...

Sustaining the sunrise in India’s solar industry

The 28th report of the parliamentary standing committee on energy reviewing the National Solar Mission has flagged several areas of concern. A target to generate 100GW of solar energy has been set for 2022, of...

APEPDCL launches two more apps

Visakhapatnam: The Andhra Pradesh Eastern Power Distribution Company Limited (APEPDCL) introduced two more new online payment apps Bharat QR and BHIM App UPI (unified payment interface) for connecting its billing system for easy payment of...

Power failure in railway station, RTO areas

PUNE: An excavator digging a road for drainage works damaged an underground 11KV electricity supply line, leaving the areas near Pune railway station, regional transport office and Sangamwadi without power for almost two hours — from...

Trash plant project hits another hurdle

The state government’s order making the approval by a local-level monitoring committee (LLMC) mandatory for converting paddy land into dry land has come as yet another blow to the Kochi Corporation’s waste-to-energy (WTE) project. It was in...

Nilesh Panpaliya, CFO, Solar Industries India

Nilesh Panpaliya is CFO of Solar Industries India Ltd. He has been with the company for over 11 years. His educational qualification includes BE Electronics and MMS in Finance. He has an overall experience of 20 years...

Manesar to get power push, new substation on cards

GURUGRAM: Power transmission company Haryana Vidyut Prasaran Nigam Limited (HVPNL) will build a new 220 kV substation for IMT Manesar in Sector 8, said Anil Yadav, superintending engineer, HVPNL, on Thursday. The substation will add 320 MVA of carrying capacity...