Kudankulam delay costs pegged at Rs 2,653 crore

The delay in commissioning of two nuclear power plants at Kudankulam has led to escalation in cost to the tune of Rs 2,653 crore. The approved completion cost of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power project...

Hydroelectric Projects by NHPC

NHPC has so far commissioned three Hydroelectric Projects during 11th Five Year Plan.  The aggregate installed capacity of three projects is 1150 MW as per details given below:   Sl. No. Name of Project State Installed...

Focus on cash flows, not just earnings

Historically, in India whenever valuations have moved down to 10 times or so, your chances of making money tended to be very high. Closer to 20 times, your return potential declines. K.N. SIVASUBRAMANIAN, CIO...

India solar power prices break new ground

Photovoltaic projects worth 350 megawatts (MW) have been allotted by a process of reverse bidding today in New Delhi under batch 2 of phase 2 of the NSM. The MNRE invited bids for these...

Nuclear energy remains a very attractive option

Bernard Bigot, head of CEA, the atomic and alternative energy body for France, and also the head of the country’s Atomic Energy Commission, says nuclear power is a sensible option and safety a priority....