D6 blip may curtail AP’s emergence as power hub

The Natural gas-rich east coast area of Andhra Pradesh has the potential of becoming a power generation hub on a par with Singrauli area of Madhya Pradesh, which is home to about 20,000-mw capacity....

Power producers voice concern over UMPP equipment sourcing

Private power producers have raised concerns over the Government’s proposed move to make it compulsory to source equipment from indigenous manufacturers by companies setting up ultra mega power projects in the country. Companies are...

Su-Kam, Kohler tie up for hybrid power back-up solution

Su-Kam Power Systems Ltd and Kohler Power Systems, US, have introduced range of diesel and gas generators. Both companies have entered into a supply, distribution marketing pact and have conceived a hybrid solution offering...

Adanis plan to invest $6-b in global projects by 2015

Integrated infrastructure major Adani Group plans to invest between $12-15 billion on its expansion projects over the next seven years, Mr Gautam Adani, Chairman, said here on Thursday. About half of this sum will...

India’s Soaring Energy demands strain national grid

As the “Third World” races to industrialize, rising population demands for reliable energy place increasing stress on a country’s power generating capabilities, and nowhere is this more evident than in BRIC nation India. “Energy...

Assam to get 208 MW of power

Even as there has been uproars on the safety aspects of the 2000-MW Lower Subansiri Hydroelectric Power Project (LSHEP) and the State Government is also maintaining a firm stand on the issue of continuing...