HC questions power plant near Sundarbans

The High Court issued a rule upon the government on Thursday to explain in two weeks why it should not be directed not to set up the proposed power plant in Rampal upazila of...

GMR halts work on MP power project

GMR Infrastructure has put the development of its Rs 7,000-crore power project at Shahdol, Madhya Pradesh, on the backburner, thanks to coal shortages. The company acquired this 1,370-Mw project from SKJ Powergen in 2009....

Gujarat to benefit from Kakrapar III & IV

Gujarat will benefit from the new policy adopted by the NPCIL (Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd) for allocation of power to home states. With two new power plants at Kakrapar atomic power stations...

Mytrah well-positioned in Indian wind industry

Mytrah Energy has signed an agreement for the development of up to an additional 2,800MW of wind capacity in Andhra Pradesh, south-east India. As part of the memorandum of understanding with the government of...

AP announces REC regulations

The Andhra Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (APERC) has announced the much-awaited renewable purchase obligation (RPO) regulations, for 2012-13 to 2016-17. The main features of it are: RPO of 5 per cent, including a ‘solar...