The RGPPL project is more popular as the erstwhile Dabhol power project that has suffered consistent issues despite the government working on its revival from time to time.
The Indian Railways has agreed to continue to purchase 500 MW power from the stressed gas based power project–Ratnagiri Gas and Power Pvt. Limited (RGPPL) power plant from April 1, 2017 and for a period of five years.
As many as 12,662 oiut of the targeted 18452 villages stand electrified in the country as on March 20, 2017.
Ratnagiri Gas and Power Pvt. Limited (RGPPL) has started generation of power under the scheme of Utilization of gas based power generation capacity for the year 2015-16 and 2016-17
The trend of fall in import of coal has continued in 2016-17 wherein for the period April 2016-January 2017, coal imports have reduced by 2.59% as compared to the corresponding period of the previous year.
On the back of increased domestic production, India’s coal imports have fallen from 217.78 Mte in 2014-15 to 199.88 Mte in 2015-16.
NTPC exceeds 12th plan capacity addition target of 11920 MW by adding 12,040 MW the highest ever capacity addition by it in any 5 year plan
With commissioning of 250 MW Unit at Bongaigaon Thermal Power Project and 20 MW at Bhadla today, the total installed capacity of NTPC group has become 49143 MW
In a significant decision, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved a policy for grant of extension to the Production Sharing Contracts (PSC) signed by Government of India awarding Pre-NELP Exploration Blocks to enable and facilitate investment to extract the remaining reserves.
During the last week, India observed series of positive developments resulting from fall in oil prices, strengthening of rupee and BJP’s sterling show in the Uttar Pradesh (UP) elections.
Ministry of Power has issued/entitled to purchase Energy Savings Certificates (ESCerts) to Designated Consumers (DCs) of Perform, Achieve and Trade (PAT) Cycle I on 16th February 2017
Union Minister of State (I/C) for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan met H.E. Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Housing and Lands of Mauritius, Shokutally Soodhun.
After almost over a year of groundbreaking of the TAPI project in December 2015, a long-awaited work on 1,680-km Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline got under way on March 3, 2017 in Pakistan.