UP to launch solid waste management in 23 cities

Uttar Pradesh government has planned to launch solid waste management projects under public private partnership (PPP) mode in about 23 urban centres by the end of this financial year. These projects would not only...

ENERGY SECTOR: ELECTRICITY

Source power-eng:  Project Developments Azure Power has chalked out an investment plan for expansion across India. The company will be investing Rs.1,000 crore for the expansion plan which includes capacity addition of about 110...

PPP model in power distribution opposed

Source: The Hindu Maharashtra says it could go against existing franchisee norms Power distribution utilities of three States including Maharashtra have objected to the proposed suggestions by a sub-group of the Task Force on...

India’s own emissions trading scheme

Economic liberalisation has ushered in sustained industrial growth over the last two decades. This growth has been one of the major drivers of rise in demand for energy in the country, in particular led...

Power consumers should gear up for tariff shocks

Source: ET Power consumers should gear up for tariff shocks as the PM appointed panel to clean up the Rs 82,000-crore losses of distribution utilities has recommended passing on entire cost to retail and...

Adani Power bags energy conservation award

 Adani Power Ltd, a subsidiary of Adani Enterprises Ltd and part of India’s leading integrated infrastructure conglomerate the Adani Group, has bagged National Energy Conservation Award for 2011. The award to company was conferred...

India is emerging gas market for Qatar: Doha Bank CEO

Source: ET India is emerging as one of the largest gas markets for Qatar and offers opportunities for two-way investment partnership, a top Doha Bank official has said. “Cooperation in Power sector between India and Qatar is under...

BHEL expansion plan in power sector

Mr Praful Patel minister of heavy industries and public enterprises informed the Lok Sabha that Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited strives to improve its cost competitiveness and quality and has planned to attain the capacity...

Mytrah places first firm Gamesa wind order

Indian wind farm developer Mytrah Energy has placed its first firm order with Spain’s Gamesa under their 2GW framework agreement. The order is for 79.9MW of turbines for the Burgula wind farm in Andhra...

SASTRA commissions 80 KW biogas plant

As part of its initiatives to optimise utility of renewable energy, SASTRA University on Friday commissioned an 80 KW biogas plant on its campus. The plant of 600 m3 capacity inaugurated by P. R....