Wind power tariffs are expected to fall to a record of around Rs3.30 per unit in a 1 gigawatt (GW) tender by state-run Solar Energy Corp. of India (SECI).
Piyush Goyal Launches The Merit App And E-bidding Portal For Utilization Of Domestic Coal In IPP Power Stations For Reducing The Cost Of Power Generation
Optimum utilization of Coal through these app/ web portal would save the consumer close to Rs. 20,000 crores five years down the line: Shri Piyush Goyal
Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines, Piyush Goyal launched here today the ‘MERIT app (Merit Order Despatch of Electricity for Rejuvenation of Income and Transparency)
At present, installed electricity generation capacity in India is about 330GW. About 17.5 % (57.5GW) is through renewable generation (wind: 32.3GW, small hydro:4.3GW, solar:12.5GW
With accumulated losses of Rs6,457 crore, as compared to the paid-up equity of Rs6,083 crore, if Tata Power’s Mundra power project’s last-ditch effort doesn’t pan out, the company may have no option but to shut it down.
The Indian Railways, which is working on a mega energy saving plan, is looking forward to more states coming on board in allowing Non-Objection Certificates (NOCs) for procurement of electricity directly from a supplier of the transporter’s choice and reducing its dependence on state distribution companies
The Central Electricity Regulatory Authority (CERC) has granted Adani Power full compensation for the rise in the cost of electricity generation at its 4,620-MW thermal power plant at Mundra
What happened on 11th April, came as a big blow to the two biggest power players in the country, Tata power and Adani Power
The Indian power sector is set to witness a sea change with new tariff regulations, which will consider for the first time energy efficiency, peaking power rates and time-of-the-day tariff as key themes.
The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its verdict in a case to determine if an electricity regulatory body can alter competitively bid tariffs to award compensation to Tata Power Ltd and Adani Power Ltd.
With efficiency norms for coal-based power plants being pressed upon, power generators may see little incentive in adopting efficiency measures under the current tariff structure.