The stressed imported-coal based power plants of Tata Power and Essar Power in Gujarat are fit to be taken over and can be operated without technical glitches, state-run NTPC has found in its technical assessment.
The World Bank has said that India is emerging as a front runner in the global fight against climate change. It further observed that the solar power is gradually displacing coal as an energy source in the country.
India’s ultra thermal plants, designed to run on foreign coal, may no longer afford to do so economically in the future, says a top financial analyst with a leading US-based institute.
The Supreme Court will on Monday hear cases pertaining to the coal block scam.
The special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court on April 10 granted interim bail to all five fresh accused in the coal scam case involving the Jindal coal block matter.
The prices of energy efficient appliances — LED bulb, tubelight and fan — being distributed under the UJALA scheme are now available at uniform rates after the implementation of the Goods and Service Tax.
India today joined 18 other G20 members to strongly support the fight against global warming by terming the Paris climate deal as “irreversible”, leaving the US, which walked out of the pact, isolated.
Come September, Delhiites will be paid up to Rs 200 for delay in restoration of power with the city’s power regulator finalising the supply code and performance standards.
Tata Power Delhi Distribution (TPDDL) plans to set up two pilot solar microgrids in Bihar in partnership with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research, General Electric and Tata Trust.
The new tax regime is system-driven so those who are doing business in fair and honest way won’t be harassed by officials, but those who try to evade tax would be caught, Piyush Goyal said.
Private thermal projects are staring at muted power demand, which is the effects of non-remunerative tariffs partly due to aggressive bids and some adverse perception due to falling renewable tariff