After completing the installation of solar panels on all 12 Metro stations along the Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar Metro-1 corridor, the Reliance Infrastructure-led Mumbai Metro One Private Limited (MMOPL), operator of Metro has said that this initiative will save them Rs 1.5 crore every year.
ENERGY MINISTER Chandrashekhar Bawankule has announced an amnesty scheme for electricity bill defaulters from the farm sector, in a bid to recover arrears amounting to over Rs 19,000 crore.
The government subsidy will not be extended to solar plants if they use Chinese panels. The government will give the subsidy to solar plants which use Indian-made solar panels.
In an effort to reduce its carbon footprint, Maharashtra College of Arts and Commerce from South Mumbai has installed a rooftop solar plant of 50 kilo watt.
Schneider Electric SE, a French multinational specializing in energy management and automation, has emerged as the top bidder to acquire engineering company Larsen and Toubro Ltd’s (L&T’s) electric and automation division, two people familiar with the development said.
Gas-based power plants, already reeling under financial stress and availability of cheaper alternatives, face further risk as their plant load factor (PLF) is set to deteriorate from a lowly 23% at present.
Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd (HPCL) is likely to acquire Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals (MRPL) in a share-swap deal to become India’s second-largest oil refiner.
The Central Information Commission has refused to direct state-owned NHPC to disclose details of its on-going negotiations with the Jammu & Kashmir government for handing over of seven hydroelectric projects in the state.
Members of the U.S. International Trade Commission on Tuesday made three different recommendations for restricting solar cell and panel imports on Tuesday, giving U.S. President Donald Trump a range of choices to address injury to domestic producers.
Suggestions For New National Mineral Policy: For A ‘Lucrative’ Sector, Ease Taxes, Use Tech To Curb Corruption
Revamp the taxation structure applicable to the mining sector in India; reduce the “widespread instances of corruption prevailing in the administration” of mining rules and regulations through “technology-based monitoring approach