Last year, Bengaluru saw a surge in citizens seeking to switch over to solar power.
Tata Power has reiterated its commitment to produce clean energy by increasing the share of non-fossil fuel energy to 30-40% by 2025,
The power ministry has sent a note to the Cabinet seeking its approval for the new bidding document for domestic coal
The government is waiting for the economy to pick up before it can auction coal mines for captive and commercial use to private companies.
Piyush Goyal Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal and New & Renewable Energy said that all state and union territory representatives had come to a broad consensus that all electricity metres in the country be replaced with tamper proof smart metering that is also cost efficient. Read More…
The Indian government has set up an inter-agency committee that will work out the details of the financing structure for six Westinghouse AP-1000 nuclear reactors. The body, under the aegis of the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) will be led by Amar Sinha, secretary (economic relations) in MEA. Read More…
GMR Ltd, which runs India’s biggest airport, will sell 30% of its holding in power generation units to Malaysia’s Tenaga Nasional Berhad for $300 million (Rs 2,000 crore), as part of strategy to reduce debt. GBS Raju, chairman of GMR Energy, told ET in an interview that plans are to further unlock value through the […]
General Electric is in talks with the French state and several companies about acquiring Areva-Gamesa’s offshore wind joint venture Adwen, GE chief Jeff Immelt told French daily Le Figaro. Read More…
NTPC’s coal mining project at Pakri-Barwadih finally took off on Tuesday after 12 years’ delay amid protests by land losers… Read more
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Iran on May 22-23 as India looks at stepping up engagement with the sanctions-free energy-rich nation. India is looking at doubling oil imports from the Persian Gulf nation, which a few years back was its second-biggest oil supplier, as well as getting rights to develop a giant gas field. […]