Bharatiya Nabhikiya Vidyut Nigam Limited (BHAVINI), a Public Sector Undertaking of the Department of Atomic Energy is presently constructing a 500 MW capacity Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor (PFBR) at Kalpakkam, Tamil Nadu which is at an advanced stage of commissioning. In addition, it is proposed to add two more Fast Breeder Reactors (FBR) 1&2 (2×600 […]
Goyal Achieves A Major Milestone : Distributes 10 Crore Led Bulbs Across India With Annual Savings of Rs 5000 cr to Consumers On Electricity Bills
In a move that will see an annual reduction in consumers electricity bills by Rs 5,195 crore, India’s Power, coal and RE Minister Piyush Goyal achieved a major milestone on April 26 as he achieved distribution of over 10 crore LED bulbs across the country. The distribution of LED bulbs is being done under the […]
Stating that India is willing to take gas for its gas based power projects and sign long term contracts of 10-15 years, Piyush Goyal has sought a fixed price of $5 per mmbtu as the power sector is a price sensitive sector in the country.
India to share its energy efficiency success stories with the US. Pricing of LED bulbs in India has been a game change with prices falling by over 83 per cent in one year.” EESL has already completed distribution of 5 crore LED bulbs under its Domestic Efficient Lighting Program.
110 villages have been electrified across the country during last week (from 11th to 17th April 2016) under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojna (DDUGJY). Out of these electrified villages, 24 villages belong to Arunachal Pradesh , 24 in Assam, 21 in Jharkhand, 18 in Rajasthan, 6 in Bihar, 4 in Chhattisgarh, 4 in Odisha […]
Affordability, Access & Inclusiveness Driving India’s Energy Policies: India’s Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal and New and Renewable Energy, Piyush Goyal told a gathering of UK investors in London on April 19.
Indian public sector giants are likely to examine rupee denominated debt instruments like Masala Bonds to create and develop a new market and identify benchmark prices for these new instruments. The issuances which would be offered by blue chip government companies are expected to help evolve new vistas of funding for the renewable energy space.
Over Rs. 71,200 Crore Sanctioned & Rs. 29,500 Crore Disbursed For Renewable Energy Sector By Banks & NBFCs Since February, 2015.
Over 1 Crore Led Bulbs Distributed in Uttar Pradesh Under “Ujala” Programme , Consumers to Get Bulbs at Rs 80 ; Power Minister Piyush Goyal Announces Achievement.
The onset of summers in India especially Delhi and some northern and western parts of India, has often been related to long hours of power cuts till a year