Mytrah Energy, the winner in India’s first wind power auction last year, plans to add 1-gigawatt of wind and solar capacity by September next year as India increases the pace of tendering.
Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) has agreed in principle to invest a capital cost of Rs 10,250 crore in Andhra Pradesh with operational investment of Rs 2,000 crore per year for 1 lakh electric vehicles.
A month after alleging a Rs 3,000 crore scam by Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (Tangedco), citizen group Arappor Iyakkam held a protest on Sunday to demand the formation of a special investigative team (SIT) to probe the irregularities. `
Indirect tax department has clarified that rent on electricity meter draws goods and service tax (GST), a development which is likely to draw criticism from the industry.
Indian Railways would soon announce a Rs 10 lakh-crore high-speed train corridors construction plan to connect all major cities in the country, covering almost 10,000 kilometres, along the lines of the government’s Bharatmala highways development programme.
RailSuraksha, a mobile application designed for the safety of train passengers, which has been developed by the Pune rail division, will soon be endorsed and launched across the country by the railway ministry.
It seems that solar power, which had been put on the backburner in Gujarat in the past few years, is back on the government’s radar.
If things pan out, the installed capacity of solar power generation in the state will touch 1,870 megawatts (MW) by 2022.
Lack of clarity over tax and regulations in the solar sector has pushed close to 3.5 Gigawatt of tenders to cancellation or delay for more than a year now.
Along with the All India Solar Summit-2018 (AISS-2018) one day National Solar Conclave was organized by Indian Industries Association at IIA Bhawan, VIbhuti Khand, Gomti Nagar Lucknow on February 24.