In what has come as a shot in the arm for the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of providing 175 GW of power through renewable sources by 2022
Newly elected Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath is working on a war footing to get every household electrified in the country’s most populous state, union minister for power Piyush Goyal said on Wednesday.
Reliance Power today executed Project Agreements with Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) for Phase – I of 750 MW LNG power project at Meghnaghat, near Dhaka in Bangladesh
India and UK commit to strengthen engagement further in Renewable Energy, Climate Change
Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines, Shri Piyush Goyal, and UK’s Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Mr. Greg Clark, chaired the inaugural India-UK ‘Energy for Growth’ Dialogue here today.
Tata Power, India’s largest integrated power company, announced that the Company’s generation crossed 51,000 Million Units (MUs) of power for the first time, collectively from all its power plants in the year 2016-2017.
Essar Power Limited has delivered a strong operational performance in FY 2016-17.While it generated 49% more power in the fiscal, the company also added 165 MW capacity to its portfolio by commissioning one unit each at its Paradip and Hazira plants.
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.
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 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.
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%.
The Minister said that the Government is fast opening up the coal sector to competition in near future and private miners would be coming into the sector to bring in competition. He also said that we are working towards bring linearity in pricing of coal between lower and higher grades.
Encouraging stakeholders of power and sectors to work on a Mission Mode to serve the masses and make India self reliant in coal reserves, Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines, Piyush Goyal said on Wednesday that the “Difference between the Possible and Impossible lies in a Man’s determination.”
Coal Coal sector is being transformed from “no coal to more coal to better coal.” Coal production growth is double of UPA production – Total coal production increased to 554 MT in 2016-17 from 462 MT in 2013-14. This increase of 92 MT was achieved by UPA in 7 years. Coal quality is the next […]