Tagged: U.P.

UP faces acute power crisis

Lucknow, July 25 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh is reeling under a severe power crisis on Tuesday after a major fault in a transmission line in the state’s western region, officials said. “Due to congestion in...

Off-grid solar power and rural electrification

While grid extension is the main driver of rural electrification in India today and almost all Indian villages are now electrified, the reality at the habitation and household level is very different. In Bihar...

Steep hike in power tariff expected in UP

Power consumers of Uttar Pradesh could face steep hike in the power tariff during the current fiscal 2017-18, sources say. Four power distribution companies, all subsidiaries of the UP power corporation Limited (UPPCL) filed...

NTPC installs AC Microgrid at NETRA in Greater Noida

National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC) on Thursday announced the installation of an AC Microgrid test bed of 110 KWp Solar PV with demand side management at the NTPC Energy Technology Research Alliance (NETRA),...