Piyush Goyal announces 1000 MW wind energy auction scheme by month end

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) will sign Power Purchase Agreements with selected wind developers and back-to-back Power Sale Agreements with buying utilities

Piyush Goyal announces 1000 MW wind energy auction scheme by month end

Union Minister of State for Power, Renewable Energy, Coal and Mines, Piyush Goyal on Thursday announced yet another auction of 1000 mw of wind power projects, likely to kick off by this month end. This comes close on the heels of the recent successful bidding for 1,000 MW of wind power projects at Rs 3.46 per unit in February.

Union Minister Piyush Goyal Updates Parliament On Auctioning of Coal Blocks

No coal mine / block has been auctioned in the last one year under the provisions of the Coal Mines (Special Provisions) Act, 2015. However, 6 coal mines have been allotted to State Government Undertakings for sale of coal in the last one year under the provisions of the said Act.

Union Minister Piyush Goyal Updates Parliament On Auctioning of Coal Blocks

The government has so far allocated 82 coal blocks and mines by way of auction / allotment under the provisions of the Coal Mines (Special Provisions) Act, 2015 and the Rules made thereunder. Of these 82 coal mines, 31 have been allocated through e-auction and 51 by way of allotment.

Piyush Goyal to launch TAMRA Portal and Mobile Application to ensure transparent award of Statutory Clearances for Mining Operations

Piyush Goyal to launch TAMRA Portal and Mobile Application to ensure transparent award of Statutory Clearances for Mining Operations

With an objective to enhance transparency and accountability as a part of the Ease of Doing Business in the Mining sector, Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines, Piyush Goyal will launch TAMRA (**Transparency, Auction Monitoring and Resource Augmentation) portal and Mobile Application here on 10th February, 2017. Ministers of […]

Oil & gas fields auction this month to be on simpler terms

Oil & gas fields auction this month to be on simpler terms

After more than a 4-year break, India will this month launch auction of discovered oil and gas fields on simpler contractual terms together with pricing and marketing freedom.Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan will on May 25 launch the Discovered Small Fields Bid Round, official sources said. Read More …