Tagged: Grid

Maintaining new grid code tough task for discoms: NHPC

VADODARA: Maintaining new grid code for retaining power frequency is a daunting task for discoms in view of falling hydropower output, former National Hydro Power Corporation Ltd chairman Yogendra Prasad said here.  “The new...

India to double renewable power capacity by 2017

India will add nearly 30,000 MW of power generation capacity from renewable energy sources – doubling it from the current size – in the next 4 years, a senior official said today. “We plan to add...

Power tariff in Bihar likely to go up from April 1

Power tariff in Bihar is likely to go up from April 1 following increase in the cost of power generation and transmission, energy minister Bijendra Prasad Yadav said at a press conference here on Tuesday. He said the state...

Power Grid board approves Rs 1,900 crore investment

Central transmission utility Power Grid Corporation today said its board has approved investment of over Rs 1,900 crore for expansion and upgradation works by the middle of 2016. The board in its meeting earlier this month approved...

Power companies push for tariff hike

A power tariff hike is imminent in the state. The power companies have approached the Odisha Electricity Regulatory Commission (OERC) to hike the sale price of power. The OERC has sought opinion from various...

More power to southern states likely next month

On January 14, a single national power grid would allow seamless pan-India flow of electricity in uniform frequency. State-owned transmission utility Power Grid Corporation is set to charge its high-voltage (765 KV) transmission line...