CESC to sign new 150 Mw pact for Maharashtra plant

Kolkata: CESC is close to signing a new 150 Megawatt power purchase agreement for its 600 Megawatt Chandrapura Thermal Power Plant in Maharashtra. The Thermal power plant has already entered into 100 megawatt purchase...

Plan ready to meet Maharashtra power needs till 2040

Nagpur: The state energy ministry has prepared a plan to meet the power requirements of the state till 2040. According to energy minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule, distribution sector will need 22,000 crore in the coming...

Suzlon bags 58.8 MW project in Madhya Pradesh

NEW DELHI: Suzlon Group has bagged an order for 58.80 MW wind power project to be set up in Dewas district of Madhya Pradesh. “Suzlon Group has won a repeat order from leading Independent...

JSW Energy Q1 net at Rs 367 crore

New Delhi: JSW Energy today reported consolidated net profit of Rs 366.53 crore for the first quarter ended June 30, 2016-17. Its net profit after taxes, minority interest and share of profit of associate...

Power producers’ earnings to see uptick

With 9.6 per cent growth in electricity generation across the country, power companies are likely to report an increase in earnings during the first quarter of FY17 on year-on-year basis. NTPC, the country’s largest...

Power supply deficit 0.9% in April-June quarter

NEW DELHI: Overall power deficit was 0.9 per cent in the April-June quarter of this fiscal as 292.82 billion units were supplied against a demand of 295.34 billion units, Parliament was informed today. During...

Ghatampur thermal power project gets CCEA nod

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on Wednesday granted its approval to set up a 1,980 MW thermal power project at Ghatampur in Uttar Pradesh at an estimated cost of Rs 17,237.80 crore...

VitaminB2 inspired high flow solar battery invented

arvard University researchers have identified a whole new class of high performing organic molecule that is inspired by vitamin B2, which helps store energy from food in the body. This molecule can safely store electricity...