Energy Efficiency Services (EESL) plans to install an aggregate 200 MW of grid connected solar rooftop across 5,000 state-owned buildings in Maharashtra in the next two years at a cost of around Rs 800 crore.
NTPC is considering setting up of a solar power project without signing a power purchase agreement (PPA) with State Discoms. A top company official said: “If solar power is really the cheapest source of electricity, the power generated should be bought by the power distribution companies (Discoms) or other entities without any hurd
The Rs 8,000 crore NTPC-SJVN merger is back on track, with the Modi government looking to push the deal within its first 100 days in office, ETNOW reported quoting government sources.
State-owned NTPC has urged the International Solar Alliance (ISA) to appoint it a consultant for 1,000 MW of rooftop solar projects the latter plans to implement across several countries. NTPC proposes to charge 6-10% of the project cost as upfront consultancy fees, depending on the capacities of the solar installations.
With the objective to reduce coal transportation by road, the Northern Coalfields Limited has commissioned a new wharfwall at MGR route line of company’s Nigahi coal producing area on Wednesday.
Asian utilities and developers are increasingly interested in constructing renewable energy plants that can be integrated into existing power grids or function as standalone facilities in the pursuit for universal electrification. One such area that is finding interest is floating solar systems.
NTPC has so far been a major source of power for Delhi. But soon, India’s largest generation utility will help vanish national capital’s trash with a state-of-the-art waste management complex that will produce bio-CNG, electricity and construction material without fouling up the air or water.
Robust position in the power segment, stable plant load factor and attractive valuation are positives India’s largest coal-based power producer
The Supreme Court has dismissed a petition filed by NTPC Ltd to review an order of the Appellate Tribunal for Electricity (ATE) in a case pertaining to declaration of Commercial Operations Date (COD) at its Barh super thermal power station in Bihar.
NTPC Ltd has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with East Central Railway for transportation of fly ash under railways’ special freight train operator (SFTO) scheme.