Category: News Updates

Six more substations in city to boost power supply

Gurgaon: Power transmission company Haryana Vidyut Prasaran Nigam (HVPN) is constructing six new high-capacity substations across new Sectors in Gurgaon(Sector 58 – 115) to augment the power transmission supply. The infrastructure expansion is part of HVPN’s plan of increasing the...

Tata Power to sell stake in loss-making Mundra UMPP

Tata Power was one of the most talked about share in the markets in Thursday’s trading session because of several reasons. The company has recently approached the Ministry of Power and Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam...

Compensation claim for 60-hour outage rejected

The compensation claim of two Baner Road societiesfighting for compensation from Maharashtra State ElectricityDistribution Company Limited for the 60-hour power outageon July 3, 2016, has been rejected by the ombudsman of the Maharashtra Electricity...

Tata Power’s border management system to fortify BSF

New Delhi: Tata Power today said its strategic engineering division has won a pilot project order from the home ministry to supply Comprehensive Integrated Border Management System (CIBMS) to Border Security Force (BSF). “Tata...

Short-term contracts find favour with power discoms

Low wind and solar power tariffs and tepid demand are driving power discoms and generators away from long-term agreements New Delhi: India’s electricity sector is poised for a structural shift with distribution utilities becoming increasingly...

Haryana announces cheaper power for industry

CHANDIGARH: Haryana government announced today to provide power at concessional rate to industry taking a cue from neighbouring Punjab that has earlier announced to provide power at Rs 5 per unit existing and new industry. Affordable...