State-run Rural Electrification Corp (REC) is looking at diversifying from power sector lending to financing equipment manufacturing, energy efficiency schemes, power plants renovation and coal blocks development, chairman PV Ramesh told ET in an exclusive interview. Ramesh said the company is even considering changing its name to suit its diversification plans. He said the company […]
Bengal is set to develop the country’s largest coal mine in Birbhum district, with the Centre allotting the development rights for the Deocha-Pachami coal block to the state under the government route.
Indian Railways is planning to set up 500 Megawatt of solar power generation capacity that will meet the energy needs of more than 8,000 stations across the country going forward.
The credit outlook for India’s oil refining and marketing sector remains stable owing to high capacity utilization of domestic refining companies
India’s Iran oil imports jumped to a record high in 2016/17 topping half-a-million barrels per day (bpd) as refiners boosted purchases after lifting of some Western sanctions against Tehran last year.
Kharagpur will lead a UK-India joint virtual centre in clean energy in partnership with a consortium to develop solutions for integration of renewable energy into Indian and UK power grid
Finding hardly any takers for solar power connections despite the various incentives announced by the Uttar Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (UPERC) last year, the UPERC on Thursday reiterated the advantages of the solar option listed in its tariff order of August 1, 2016.
India’s Jindal Steel and Power suspended operations at its coking coal mine in Australia last month due to heavy rains caused by Cyclone Debbie, forcing it to declare force majeure, its chief executive said on Thursday.
Nepal today said it will import electricity worth NRS 15 billion from India during current fiscal year to end power cuts in the country
The power generation in the second unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP) was stopped temporarily today following snag in the turbine of the unit