Coal-fired power generation has registered a 4.37% growth during the April-February fiscal, compared with 5.47% in the previous corresponding period. Analysts, however, are predicting an increased capacity utilisation in the subsequent months.
A cloud of uncertainty appears to have descended over the ambitious 4,000MW ultra super critical thermal powerproject to be set up by public sector giant NTPC at Pudimadaka in Visakhapatnam district of the Andhra Pradesh, going by a Cabinet minister’s reply in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday.
Rationalisation of sources of coal for power plants under PSUs has resulted in annual savings of Rs 3,354 crore, Parliamentwas informed.
The United Kingdom became the Indian electrical industry’s international partner for the flagship Elecrama 2018, which was held from March 10 to 14, at the World Utility Summit.
In an exclusive interview with Ankush Kumar, Bhaskar Mandal, Executive Vice President and Head, Process Industries & Drives, Siemens India discusses the company’s key focus areas for improving industrial efficiency.
South Korea’s move to shut coal-fired generators to control air pollution at the same time as nuclear reactors are going into scheduled maintenance is resulting in surging fuel oil imports, as utilities burn the dirty feedstock to meet power demand.
India’s oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan has called for a global regime of responsible crude oil prices in line with the interests of major consuming nations like India.
The CNG stations across the district will remain close for 3 days this weekend.
The flexible use of domestic coal by power plants has resulted in savings of Rs 646 crore in the April-February period of the ongoing fiscal.
State-owned Power Grid Corp said that it has entered into an agreement with State Bank of India for Rs 5,000 crore term loan for meeting its capital expenditure.