Recently, India hosted the heads of 23 nations and 10 ministerial representatives for the first International Solar Alliance (ISA) summit, which is expected to give a boost to India’s ambitions to lead global sustainable development.
Under pressure from the Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission (JERC) for restructuring and reformation, which is mandatory as per the Electricity Act, 2003, a proposal has been mooted for corporatisation of the department.
Ghaziabad has become the first district in the state to have electricityin all its households. Chief minister Yogi Adityanathpraised the Centre’s Saubhagya scheme and said his government’s efforts to augment the powerinfrastructure through it would cover the entire state in the future.
After solar power, Madhya Pradesh is actively considering to push use of concentrated solar thermal technology (CST) in industrial clusters in the state because of inherent advantages.
The airport authorities here on Thursday said around 2,600 LEDs (light emitting diodes) have been installed in the facility, which has reduced the daily power consumption from 192KW to 80KW.
Innovation and out of the box thinking are the key to realising the dream of ‘New India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said here while addressing the grand finale of the Smart India Hackathon via video conferencing.
India will triple its energy consumption of 1,200 units per person per year over the next decade as part of a drive to ensure access to energy for all and to raise living standards, but environment protection will remain at the core of development goals, power minister R.K. Singh said.
Winning tariffs in Gujarat’s latest solar reverse auction showed significant increase over those in its last auction in September last year, lending further credence to the view that solar tariffs have bottomed out.
Like most Indian states, Uttar Pradesh’s discoms have the twin challenge of universal household electrification while also ensuring revenue matches the cost of supply.
Kalpataru Power Transmission gained 1.79% to Rs 471.65 at 13:14 IST on BSE after the company announced that it has secured new orders/notification of award of Rs 901 crore.