Ministry of Power is looking to assist public sector entities who are planning to take up Research and Development initiatives and has asked its nodal agency Central Electricity Authority to invite applications for the same.
India’s solar power capacity addition would remain strong in a range between 7,000 Megawatt (Mw) and 7,500 Mw on the back of a huge portfolio of projects awarded recently, research and ratings agency ICRA has said.
It is better to move towards solar energy than to continue to build coal plants, World Bank President Jim Young Kim said today, citing India’s massive efforts in solar energy which has made it “cost effective” and “quite competitive”.
China National Offshore Oil Company, or CNOOC, issued a tender offering domestic and foreign companies to bid for 10 coal bed methane blocks in the country, the company said on Thursday
The extension by five years for complying with the Mega Power Policy 2009 norms will reduce contingent liabilities and free up banking limits to 25 mega power projects, thus granting them a fresh lease of life, says a report
The recent grade downgrades at Coal India’s mines could hit its realisation from fuel supply agreement (FSA) by 3-5% and estimated earnings for the current fiscal year by 11-16%
Commuters and petrol pump owners in Gurugram are both unhappy with the suggestion to keep petrol pumps shut on Sundays, even though some of the nationwide petrol pump dealers’ bodies have announced they will support the move, following PM Narendra Modi’s call to conserve fuel
Waste to energy conversion at Nashik Municipal Corporation’s (NMC) municipal solid waste management (MSW) plant is expected to start within two weeks. The power generated at this plant will be used for the working of the compost plant
Delhi government’s policy to subsidise power for households is undoubtedly among the most generous in the country but it is benefiting the rich more than the poor due to inefficiencies
It would make more sense for Indian Oil (IOCL), the country’s biggest refiner, to acquire rival Bharat Petroleum or Hindustan Petroleum or natural gas marketing company GAIL (India) than a producer like Oil India as part of the government’s plan to create a major state-owned energy company