The second 1,000 MW unit of the Kudankulam nuclear power plant is expected to start commercial operations this fiscal, government said on Wednesday.
Eastern Power Distribution Company of AP Limited (APEPDCL) in association with New and Renewable Energy Development Corporation of Andhra Pradesh Limited (NREDCAP)
Work on constructing Units III and IV of the Indo-Russian Joint Venture Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project would begin soon, a top official said in Tirunelveli on Thursday. “While the first unit generated 13,197 million units of electricity so far, power generation in the second unit was 1,000 MWe last week,” KNPP Site Director R S Sundar said after unfurling the tricolor there.
Nepal will now be able to export power to Bangladesh via India as the southern neighbour has agreed to allow the use of its territory for electricity trade.
Suzlon Energy informed the BSE on monday morning that it had received a 50.40 MW repeat order from a “leading power utility” in Gujarat.
The department of atomic energy, Kalpakkam Centre, conducted a site evacuation drill to check emergency preparedness in its various nuclear installations on Friday.
India is set to play a bigger role in shaping the energy policies of the Middle East due to its growing hunger for oil. Saudi energy minister Khalid al-Falih,
Government today said India received $ 1.77 billion foreign direct investment (FDI) in non-conventional energy sector from April 2014 to September 2016.
arlier in November 2016, India signed an agreement with the organisation in this regard. The agreement was signed by Chairman of Atomic Energy Commission Sekhar Basu and CERN
India is poised for huge growth in solar energy and it won’t stop at the 100GW solar power target to be achieved by 2022, Power Minister Piyush Goyal has said.