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DERC sets rules for users supplying green power

Power regulator DERC has formulated guidelines for the minimum transformer-level capacity that must be offered by consumers for connectivity to the renewable energy system and other procedural requirements. This comes a month after Delhi...

Nalco to invest Rs 660 cr on 100 MW wind power plant

National Aluminium Company (Nalco), the navratna public sector undertaking under ministry of mines, plans to set up a 100 Mw wind power project with an investment of Rs 660 crore.“The project will be set up...

SC order not to hit power output: Orissa

After the Supreme Court scrapped allocation of 214 coal blocks in the country on Wednesday, the state government said the order would have no immediate impact on power generation.“Coal supply to the NTPC would...

Coal import by pvt cos under UPERC scanner

The UP Electricity Regulatory Commission (UPERC) has raised the ante over UP Power Corporation Limited’s (UPPCL) approval to import of coal by two private companies. The commission is of the view that the private...

Goa govt says it supports hydro power project in state

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today supported the idea of setting up of hydro electricity projects across the Western Ghat to meet power requirements of local people who now depend on thermal power. “The most important aspect is...

PM wants 2 lakh MW more from sun, wind with US help

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will seek US technology and investments for setting up 100,000 MW each of solar and wind energy generation capacity in India over the next 10 years, according to official documents...

Andhra Pradesh may get new discom

HYDERABAD: Now that the state has been bifurcated, a new power distribution company may be formed in Andhra Pradesh. According to highly placed sources, the headquarters of the new discom is likely to be...

MNRE propose RE Global Investment meet

First Renewable Energy Global Investment Promotion Meet & Expo (RE – INVEST) is proposed to be organised on 15-17 February, 2015 in New Delhi with the intent of providing  a platform to the global investment...