As many as 16 hydro power projects of 5,950 MW capacity are stalled due to financial constraints and other reasons, which may prompt the government to bring in a hydro policy at the earliest.
The Madhya Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (MPERC) has issued a tariff order for the procurement of power from small hydro power projects in the state.
State-run Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd (SJVNL) on Sunday said it’s currently building hydro power projects totalling 1,572 megawatts (MW). The company said that the Himachal Pradesh government
India, Pakistan concluded the two-day Indus Waters Commission meeting on Friday. The meeting which was held in New Delhi was led by Syed Muhammad Mehar Ali Shah, Pakistans Commissioner for Indus Waters (PCIW) and Mr. P.K. Saxena, Indias Indus Waters Commissioner.
Tepid PLF growth and stressed financials to result in halving of investments in the convectional power generation; renewables, T&D to be the drivers hereon
India plans to as much as quintuple development of hydroelectric power in Jammu and Kashmir, a state that faces water disputes.
A total of 41 under-construction hydro electric projects (above 25 MW) with a combined capacity of 11,792.5 MW are running behind schedule, Parliament was informed on Monday.
The government is close to resolving bad loans made in the power industry for companies that owe money and are not avoiding repayment on purpose, power minister Piyush Goyal told reporters on Monday.
Forty three hydro-electric projects, with total generating capacity of 11,928 MW, are under construction, the Lok Sabha was informed today.
State-run power producer NTPC today said it has commissioned 55 mega watt (MW) of Bhadla Solar Power Project in Rajasthan.