Mass-transit operator Metro Link Express for Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad (MEGA) has awarded a contract worth roughly €76.04m to the consortium of Siemens India and Siemens Germany for electrification works along the 39.2km Metro Express Link in Ahmedabad in the Indian state of Gujarat.
Taking a leaf out of Gujarat’s book on generating solar power using water canals, the UP government has decided to utilize its canals for this as well. It also plans to set up micro hydel plants across canals to generate electricity.
Essar Oilfields Services (India) Ltd (EOSIL), on Tuesday, announced that it has commenced a contract awarded by Mercator Petroleum to drill two firm oil wells and one optional oil well in the Cambay Basin, Gujarat.
Suzlon Group has commissioned its first operational offshore Met (meteorological) station in the Arabia Sea, the country’s largest renewable energy solutions provider said in a statement.
Wind power tariffs in the country have dropped to a new low of Rs 2.43 per unit in 500 mw reverse auctions conducted by Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) on Thursday .
Price of wind power crashed to Rs 2.43 a kWhr in tariff-based capacity auction of Gujarat’s utility, Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd (GUVNL). GUVNL has announced that a company called Sprng Energy Pvt Ltd has quoted that price, bidding for 197.5 MW of the 500 MW auctioned by GUVNL.
Gujarat BJP Government Squandered Rs 26,000 Crore By Buying Electricity At High Rates From Adani, Essar, Tata And China Light Power: Congress
The Congress on Thursday alleged that the BJP government in Gujarat had let four private companies — Adani, ESSAR, Tata and China Light Power — to “squander” Rs 26,000 crore of the public exchequer by purchasing electricity from them at “unimaginably high rates” in a “huge power purchase scam” in the state.
Tata Power Renewable Energy (TPREL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Indian energy giant Tata Power, has commissioned a 25MW solar PV plant in Charanka, at the Gujarat Solar Park.
The Supreme Court set aside the order of the Gujarat ElectricityRegulatory Commission (GERC) extending the ‘control period’ to allow a private discom to levy a particular rate power tariff on grounds of delay in commissioning of the project.
Setting the stage for inclusion of some of the petroleum products in the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime