Capacity utilisation of coal-fired power plants has risen to 60.5 per cent in December from a low of 52 per cent in August, a significant growth after years of decline, official data shows
With a Haryana officer holding two of the three top posts in the Bhakra Beas Management Board (BBMB), the Punjab Government has lodged a protest with the Centre
Spot market power is set to become costlier as state-owned power distribution companies have proposed a hefty increase in levies imposed on openmarket consumers in their tariff petitions for the coming year.
India’s coal-fired power sector continues to suffer rising challenges posed by lack of demand, improving price competitiveness of renewable power and regulatory risk, research firm Bridge to India said in a report. In addition, despite government’s various initiatives to improve the sector, demand has failed to pick up, the report said. “The Indian government’s aggressive […]
Subdued demand coupled with surplus electricity availability has slowed down the addition of new capacity for generating power from conventional sources of energy such as coal and gas.
India’s 175 GW renewable energy (RE) targets by 2022 are ambitious, to say the least. Compared to RE targets in Europe, China, or California that require 4-5% growth in RE capacity annually,
The world’s first battery to use only hydronium ions as the charge carrier has been been developed by scientists.
Former chairman of Power Finance Corp MK Goel has been appointed as chairperson of Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission (JERC) for Goa and Union Territories.
Havells India Limited, a leading electrical appliances and components company, on Sunday announced that its board has approved the acquisition of Lloyd Consumer Durable Business Division (Lloyd Consumer).
Vedanta Resources Group’s operating profit almost doubled to USD 882.3 million for the quarter ended December, while revenue rose 26 per cent to USD 3.06 billion