A study conducted across 4 major Indian cities of New Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad and Hyderabad has shown that 76% of LED Bulb brands and 71% of LED down lighter brands across 200 electrical retail outlets were found to be non-compliant with consumer safety standards.
Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) is all set to bring a new set of guidelines for wind power projects to ensure that the bidding procedure does not face any resistance in states.
In the wake of some distribution companies dishonouring their power purchase agreements, the power ministry plans to “codify laws” so that such pacts are honoured,including stricter penalties for delinquencies, the government said.
Unveiling the road map for structural reforms in the power sector, power and new and renewable energy minister Raj Kumar Singh on Thursday pitched for leveraging the direct benefits transfer (DBT) scheme in the electricity sector for better targeting of subsidies.
Dr. Fatih Birol, Executive Director, International Energy Agency (IEA), called on the Union Minister of State (IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy, R.K. Singh, here today.
Ministries Of Power & Textiles Join Hands Under New Initiative SAATHI (Sustainable And Accelerated Adoption Of Efficient Textile Technologies To Help Small Industries)
EESL to provide energy efficient Powerlooms equipment to small and medium units at no upfront cost
Ministries of Power and Textiles have joined hands under a new initiative SAATHI (Sustainable and Accelerated Adoption of efficient Textile technologies to Help small Industries).
EESL Achieves Further Reduction In Smart Meter Price; Conducts Reverse Auction Of Last Week’s Tender
Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) has achieved a further price reduction in the procurement of 50 lakh smart meters, basis a reverse auction of the tender conducted last week.
Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), a joint venture (JV) of the companies under Ministry of Power (MoP), has announced a collaboration with two Canadian companies for development of battery storage technology that will be capable of charging electric vehicles in less than five minutes.
Envisioned as a global event where strategies for development and deployment of renewable energy will be deliberated upon, RE-INVEST 2017 is likely to be inaugurated by the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi.
Union Minister of State for Power and New and Renewable Energy (NRE), RK Singh on Thursday said that India’s energy needs are going to double in the next 6-7 years at the present rate of growth of the economy.