India Agrees To Reduce Energy Prices

India Agrees To Reduce Energy Prices

India has agreed to reduce the price of electricity that is exported to Nepal. Electricity from India is imported from different Indian states via cross-border transmission lines. With this agreement, per unit price of electricity being imported from different Indian states via 132 kv, 33 kv and 11 kv cross-border transmission line will be cheaper […]

Affordable Power: Gujarat Shows The Way

Affordable Power: Gujarat Shows The Way

The state of Gujarat has taken the lead in reducing cost of electricity to consumers by taking advantage of the flexibility granted by the Centre in utilisation of domestic coal, a move that would also help fuel-starved private generating stations start operations and repay loans, potentially providing relief to the banking system reeling under bad loans.

NTPC to buy out UP govt stake in Meja power JV

NTPC to buy out UP govt stake in Meja power JV

New Delhi: Country’s largest power producer National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) is looking to take over the Uttar Pradesh government’s 50% equity in the 1,320 mega watt (MW) Meja power project as it seeks to lower the cost of electricity in the state and bring about greater efficiency.