Adani Power raises security limit by Rs 15,000 cr

Adani Power Ltd today announced an increase of Rs 15,000 crore in limit of creation of security to Rs 35,000 crore. The board of directors of the company has approved an ”increase in limit of creation of...

HC rules out exclusivity on power futures

The Bombay High Court on Monday set aside the earlier orders of the power and commodity derivatives market regulators on their claim over regulatory jurisdiction of electricity futures in India. In an order, the...

Reform’s show piece

Delhi Transco Ltd (DTL), which was born out of the Delhi Vidyut Board’s (DVB) unbundling in 2002 as part of the broader power sector reforms in Delhi, has managed high levels of operational efficiency,...

Iffco mega power project stalled

Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Ltd’s (Iffco’s) foray into the power sector with a planned 1,320-Mw coal pithead-based unit in Sarguja district of Chhattisgarh has failed to get the necessary environmental and forest clearances. “The...

Articles on Power Sector

Power Sector Web Links by: SUMIT KUMARApril 21, 2011, 10:11State Electricity Commissions/Utilities (Generation; Transmission & Distribution Companies) Appellate Tribunal For Electricity Forum of Regulators … Overview of Open Access in inter-State Transmission Regulations 2009 by: SUMIT KUMARApril...

NTPC: Safe bet

Financial performance is expected to be better than peers due to revenue visibility and fuel security Despite lower plant load factor due to depressed demand (extended monsoon and poor financials of state electricity boards)...

CIL identifies block for coal-to-liquid foray

State-owned Coal India has identified Deocha-Pachami block at Bankura district in West Bengal for its proposed foray into coal-to-liquid (CTL) project. “We had pinpointed the block for CTL project”, Coal India chairman Partha Bhattacharya...

J&K govt to install 7 lakh electricity meters

The Jammu and Kashmir government has embarked on a massive drive to install more than seven lakh electricity meters in cities, towns and villages of the state over the next three years to check...

Reliance Power gets approval for Mega Power project

Reliance Power, India’s leading private sector power generation company, on Thursday announced that its Sasan Ultra Mega Power Project (SUMPP) in Madhya Pradesh has been registered with Clean Development Mechanism Executive Board (CDM-EB) of United Nations...

MSETCL to double transmission capacity

To deal with the future power-loading the metropolis, state-run Maharashtra State ElectricityTransmission Company (MSETCL) plans to nearly double itstransmission capacity from the existing 220-kv, a top company official today said. “With the entry of new...