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TNB to invest in India’s GMR Energy for US$300m

Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) is planning to subscribe for a 30% stake in selected power assets in India’s GMR Energy Ltd (GEL) on a fully diluted basis for US$300 million (RM1.2 billion). In a...

6th World PetroCoal Congress-2016 organised successfully

The 6th World PetroCoal Congress-2016 was organised at New Delhi, India, during February 15-17, 2016, with the participation of 323 national and international delegates from Australia, Belgium, Canada, Hong Kong, Singapore, South Africa, UK,...

Rajeev Sharma CMD-REC recommended for CMD-PFC post.

Public Enterprise Selection Board (PESB) recommended the name of Mr. Rajeev Sharma for the post of Chairman and Managing Director of Power Finance Corporation. Mr. Sharma is currently CMD of Rural Electrification Corporation. Mr....

Three states to kick-start power sector reforms

The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government has started the process of setting the power sector right, with Goa, Uttarakhand and Meghalaya taking the lead in joining hands with the Centre. Besides regular rate increases...

Power paradox

India’s power sector is facing a paradoxical problem. From a problem of shortages a few years ago, it now faces a problem of surpluses leading to sharply reduced utilisation of power generating capacity. Peak...