Towards ‘smart’ power procurement

India has made significant strides in the power sector over the past few years. The country is the fourth 4th largest country in the world in terms of generating capacity, and achieved close to...

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...

BHEL Wins 15 MW Solar Project, Total Reaches 180 MW

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited said it got an order from Gujarat Alkalies and Chemical Limited for setting up a 15 MW Solar Photovoltaic power plant in Gujarat on Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) basis....

Government brings down losses in power transmission

JODHPUR: Desperate to contain the growing losses in electricity supply, the state government has succeeded in bringing down the aggregate technical and commercial losses (AT&C) by 4-5%, which has accrued a benefit to the...

Australia backs lithium mine to spur battery push

New Delhi: The Australian government will invest in a lithium mine for the first time, as part of a wide-ranging effort to shore up power stability in a market increasingly dependent on variable wind...