The Prime Minister’s Office has asked nodal ministries to speed up efforts to bring all states on board for the inclusion of oil, natural gas, electricity and coal under the ambit of the goods and service tax (GST).
Reliance Infrastructure-owned power discoms in Delhi today announced they have signed an agreement with Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) for sourcing 100 Megawatt power each at a rate of Rs 2.84 per unit for the next 25 years.
Short-term power prices declined to Rs 3.59/kilowatt hour (kWh) in November compared to the last two months and increased marginally from Rs 3.55/kWh in November 2017.
2018 marked the turnaround of the thermal power sector. A steady rise in demand began pushing up utilization levels, and as fuel supplies lagged demand, prices in the spot electricity market shot up. But insufficient coal and high
Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday encouraged young minds to make use of evolving technology to find solutions to India’s complex problems, including energy needs and climate change.
India’s total energy subsidies amounted to Rs 1,51,480 crore in financial year 2017, a 36 per cent decrease since FY14, according to a new report released Thursday.
Amid increasing volatility in tender issuance, auctions and issues related to GST and safeguard duty, India’s solar installations slowed down in the July-September period of 2018, officials said on Sunday.
Energy is a key driver of economic growth and the Government’s focus has been to bring about transformational changes in the energy landscape of India to fulfill the twin objectives of energy justice and climate justice.
The Union ministry of power has advised all states in India to follow Andhra Pradesh model in implementing energy efficiency activities. The ministry, in a letter to the states, advised them to establish standalone state-designated agencies
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj Saturday held wide-ranging talks with her counterpart from Iceland Guolaugur or on ways to deepen bilateral ties in areas of trade, investment and energy.