Tagged: GST

How GST will reshape the Indian solar industry

On July 1, 2017, India embraced the Goods and Services Tax (GST) legislation. Touted as one of the major financial reforms since Independence, the legislation had initially created apprehension in the minds of taxpayers...

New tax regime to lower cost of thermal power

HYDERABAD: The introduction of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) is set to reduce the cost of power in Telanganaas most of its electricity comes from thermal stations.The GST council proposed 5 per cent tax slab for coal while...

‘Power tariffs will benefit from GST’

With 34 years of experience in the power sector, IS Jha heads the country’s largest power transmission company, Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL). An electrical engineer from NIT, Jamshedpur, Jha has contributed...

Ministry seeks GST waiver for e-vehicles

New Delhi: The Union ministry of heavy industries (MHI) has suggested doing away with GST, road tax and parking fee for electric vehicles, and sought an allocation of Rs 12,000-13,000 crore to strengthen the...