Union power minister Piyush Goyal has said that the new exchange traded fund, Bharat 22, will provide a big boost to the power and energy sector infrastructure development plans by helping the government raise necessary funds via disinvestment programme.
Under the BJP government, UP’s power sector is on the revival path. After dithering for years over implementation of bold measures to bridge the revenue gap and restore UP Power Corporation Ltd’s financial health, the state has decided to bite the bullet on tariff increase for non-industrial consumers.
Reaffirming its commitment to fight the climate change, India has ratified the second commitment period of the Kyoto Protocol that commits countries to reduction of greenhouse gases.
India plans to keep check on electricity tariff for nuclear generating stations by achieving higher economies of scale through use of larger-sized reactors.
The Union power ministry’s policy for auction of long-term coal linkages can prove a real game-changer in the Indian electricity sector if state-owned utilities make use of it to harness private sector’s efficiency in generation.
India is in talks with Bangladesh for laying a natural gas pipeline from Tripura to Chittagong to deal with LPG shortage in the North-eastern region.
India is banking on the Chabahar Port that it is building in Iran to open new trade and business opportunities for its companies.
Can you think of a building that would generate, store and supply electricity? It sounds unbelievable, right. But that is the goal of Indian and British researchers working together on a solar project in India.
The MoU, signed on 30th May, 2017 at Spain, will help in strengthening bilateral cooperation between the two countries with the exchange of expertise and networking of information.
The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi was apprised of the recent Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between India and Spain on India-Spain Cooperation in renewable energy.
Union minister of Power, Coal and Mines Piyush Goyal on Thursday Informed The Parliament About SHAKTI – The Policy On Transparent Coal Allocations