Category: Regulatory Affairs

Covers all regulatory and policy updates related to power sector.

Nepal, US to seal $630m deal in September

The government of Nepalwill sign a $630-million investment agreement with the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), an independent US government agency working to reduce global poverty through economic development, in September to build a robust...

New policy to boost purchase from power plants

To bring respite to 26,000-MW gas and hydro power plants that are stranded, the government is planning to introduce what is called “peaking power policy”, which would allow electricity distribution companies (discoms) to step...

How GST will reshape the Indian solar industry

On July 1, 2017, India embraced the Goods and Services Tax (GST) legislation. Touted as one of the major financial reforms since Independence, the legislation had initially created apprehension in the minds of taxpayers...

TANGEDCO,Tamilnadu proposes severe net metering cut

Indian state utility the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) has announced plans to drastically slash its net metering rates in an attempt to boost rooftop solar uptake in Tamil Nadu. Faced with...