NTPC Raises Rs 2000 cr Through Masala Bonds

Axis Bank, Barclays Bank, ICICI, MUFG, and Standard Chartered Bank were the bookrunners for the offering.

NTPC Raises Rs 2000 cr Through Masala Bonds

India’s largest power generating company, NTPC Ltd on Wednesday raised Rs 2000 crore through rupee denominated bonds or masala bonds. This forms part of NTPC’s $4 billion medium term note programme for funding its capital expenditure needs.

Tata Power Renewable Energy commissions 100 MW wind farm in Andhra Pradesh

TPREL completed the acquisition of Welspun Renewables Energy Pvt. Ltd. last year to become the largest Renewable Energy Company in India. In 2016, TPREL has won 320 MW of solar bids, of which 15 MW was commissioned in February 2017, and the balance 305 MW will be commissioned in 2017-18. The company has organically added 159 MW wind & solar capacity in FY17.

Tata Power Renewable Energy commissions 100 MW wind farm in Andhra Pradesh

Team EnergyInfraPost Tata Power Renewable Energy Ltd (TPREL), India’s largest renewable energy company and Tata Power’s wholly-owned subsidiary, on Wednesday announced the commissioning of its 100 MW wind farm project in Nimbagallu, Andhra Pradesh. The Company had commissioned 36 MW wind capacity of the plant in December 2016, and today announced the commissioning of the […]

BHEL Accelerates Project Execution, Surpasses Government’s 12th Plan Capacity Addition Target

BHEL continues to remain the single largest contributor to the country’s installed capacity of utility sets, with a share of 46% in the 12th Plan capacity addition.

BHEL Accelerates Project Execution, Surpasses Government’s 12th Plan Capacity Addition Target

Renewing its thrust on accelerated project execution, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) said on Wednesday that it has achieved a capacity addition of 45,274 MW of utility sets during the 12th five year plan, surpassing the Government’s capacity addition target by 9%.

Just clocking profits is not our prime motto, our main aim is to go on providing reliable, affordable and quality power to consumers, Gurdeep Singh, CMD, NTPC.

From being a coal based generation company, today NTPC is generating power from all sources be it solar, wind, gas or hydro.

Just clocking profits is not our prime motto, our main aim is to go on providing reliable, affordable and quality power to consumers, Gurdeep Singh, CMD, NTPC.

Mr Gurdeep Singh leads India’s largest power generation company, NTPC Ltd as its chairman and managing director. Just few days back, NTPC achieved a significant benchmark of becoming a 50,000 mega watt company. In an exclusive interview (his first after the landmark achievement of NTPC becoming a 50,000 mw plus company) to the Founder and Editor of EnergyInfraPost.com, Anupama Airy, Mr Singh spoke in detail about the company’s achievements so far and the plans ahead.

About India’s longest road tunnel, the 9 kilometre long Chenani-Nashri Tunnel in Jammu and Kashmir

The tunnel is a part of the 286-km-long four-laning of the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway. The structure consists of a 9 km long, two-laned main tunnel with a parallel escape tunnel of same length.

About India’s longest road tunnel, the 9 kilometre long Chenani-Nashri Tunnel in Jammu and Kashmir

The 9 km long, twin-tube, all-weather Chenani-Nashri Tunnel between Udhampur and Ramban in Jammu & Kashmir is not only India’s longest highways tunnel but also Asia’s longest bi-directional highways tunnel.

Petrol price cut by Rs 3.77 a litre and Diesel by Rs 2.91

Rates were last revised on January 16 when price of petrol went up by 54 paise. On that date, diesel rates were hiked by Rs 1.20 a litre.

Petrol price cut by Rs 3.77 a litre and Diesel by Rs 2.91

Thanks to the fall in global oil prices, state-owned domestic fuel retailers cut petrol and diesel prices by Rs 3.77 per litre and Rs 2.91 a litre respectively, the first change in rates in two-and-a-half months.