Adani Power, Tata Power refuse to share info

Adani Power and Tata Power have refused to share information relating to the compensatory tariff matter with other parties to the case, prompting the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) to request for more time...

WTO ruling on DCR: a blessing in disguise

The World Trade Organisation (WTO) has rejected India’s final appeal and upheld its previous ruling against Domestic Content Requirement (DCR) provision for solar projects in India (refer). But India has already built a pipeline...

4 Mahagenco plants shut due to no demand

For the first time in the history of the state-run generation power companyMahagenco, it has completely shut down four of its seven power plants. The total generation has gone below 2,000MW, which has also...

Inflated electricity bill irks Wakad residents

The residents of several housing societies in Wakad have planned to take out a morcha to the local office of Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) on October 1, demanding correction in the...

Power price increased for Rajasthan residents by 9.6%

The Rajasthan Electricity Regulatory Commission (RERC) on Thursday announced the revised power tariff, with an average hike of 9.6% in various consumer categories, to be effective from September 1. This is the fifth revision...

The power of transmission

Power Grid Corporation of India (Power Grid) has near monopoly on the country’s inter-state and inter-regional power transmission network. Tariffs set by the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission enable it to earn assured returns on...

Major HFCs Climate Opportunity Emerging for India

Significant momentum is building toward major progress on climate change. In a landmark announcement, more than 100 nations signaled strong action by agreeing to an early freeze of highly potent global warming hydrofluorocarbon (HFC)...