Pakistan is to immediately address the timely payment of electricity charges in power projects under $50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). The decision was taken in the recently held 7th joint cooperation committee (JCC) meeting, the Dawn reported.
Maharashtra Energy Minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule today admitted that Rs 34,495 crore dues of Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Ltd (MSEDCL) are yet to be recovered from nearly one and half crore consumers across the state.
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat met Union minister Nitin Gadkari here and discussed several matters including hydro powerprojects on Alaknanda and Bagirathi rivers.
Solar energy of the sandy areas of Jodhpur and Bikaner divisions will illuminate many villages of Punjab and Gujarat.
Kalpataru Power Transmission, which constructs power and related infrastructure, said it won new orders worth Rs 875 cr, taking the total order inflow this year to 5,900 cr.
KOR Energy (India) Pvt. Ltd. a solar power company has bagged orders from four companies for rooftop solar plants in the industrial area of Uttar Pradesh.
Bharat Heavy Electricals said it has commissioned a 54 MW coal-fired captive power project in Indonesia, calling it “yet another milestone in the South East Asian region.” BHEL has executed several projects in the region including projects in Malaysia, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam.
China’s Three Gorges Group started producing power from a 150-megawatt floating solar plant in east China, the largest of its kind in the world, official Xinhua news agency reported. According to the media report, the solar power project in Huainan in Anhui province, developed by the new energy unit of state-run Three Gorges Group, is expected to come on stream by May 2018.
ReNew Power Ventures Pvt. Ltd is close to acquiring Ostro Energy Pvt. Ltd, the company that holds the renewable energy assets of buyout firm Actis Capital, for an enterprise value of Rs10,000 crore, according to two people directly aware of the development.
The Supreme Court today said it would hear on Wednesday the issue relating to relaxation of the ban on the use of pet coke and furnace oil in Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Haryana for the cement industry and thermal power plants.