China is considering plans to create three power giants through mergers of eight coal-fired and nuclear generators with combined assets of almost 5.9 trillion yuan ($855 billion), according to people with knowledge of the plan.
Close to Rs 1.9 lakh crore of bank money used to finance private sector coal-fired capacities of around 45 gigawatt is facing the risk of turning bad.
People across Pakistan are facing extensive power cuts of 7-10 hours, as demand and supply gap continues to widen. The Ministry of Water and Power stated that the demand crossed 20,223MW
India’s power distribution and generation system, which is being digitised by the government, is set to see a countrywide cyber security audit so that hacking in state grids and plants can be prevented.
Kamlesh Pednekar The government of Gujarat has dropped a proposal for setting up a 4,000-Megawatt (Mw) coal-based ultra mega power project (UMPP)
All mines of Coal India Ltd have been re-graded following complaints from consumers, including power sector players, about the slippages in fuel grade, a top official has said.
Despite very low trade between India and Mauritania, New Delhi has approved letters of credit worth $65.68 million for a solar-diesel hybrid rural electrification project in the north African country, the Embassy of Mali, which is also accredited to the country, has said.
Union Minister Piyush Goyal to Visit London Next Week, To Announce A Major Investment of £100 million By EESL
Speaking to EnergyInfraPost.com, MD, EESL, Saurabh Kumar confirmed the move and said the announcement will be made by the minister in London during his visit this week.
Union Minister of State For Power, Renewable Energy, Coal and Mines, Piyush Goyal will visit London this week and make a major announcement on the plans of state-run Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) to invest £100 million in UK over the next three years.
State-run Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) will invest 100 million pounds in the UK over the next 3 years with an aim to create space in the country’s 6.4-billion pounds energy efficiency services market.
The second unit of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP) has been shut down due to water and steam leakage during operations. The shutdown may impact the power supply in states such as Tamil Nadu during this summer.