The renewable energy sector, especially solar, could be next in line in becoming a stressed sector, something similar to thermal power. As such, the sector is already facing funding challenges. And to make matter worse safeguard duty,
The Raj West Power Limited plant in Barmer is facing crisis. Reason: Due to theft of gallons of water from Indira Gandhi Canal in Mohangarh (Jaisalmer) the water that was supplied to this power plant is now unavailable.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday appeared unlikely to revive a lawsuit by villagers in India seeking to hold a Washington-based international financial institution responsible for environmental damage they blame on a power plant it financed.
Three Remaining Units Of NTPC’s 3,300 MW Barh Super Thermal Power Project To Begin Operations By April 2021
The Union Minister R K Singh has said that commercial generation of the three remaining units of the National Thermal Power Corporation’s (NTPC) Barh super thermal power project will start by April 2021, Economic Times has reported.
Expressing concern over the dropping of plant load factor (PLF) of gas-based power plants, the Association of Power Producers sought more allocation of gas from the ONGC’s deepwater wells’production.
The government’s first tender for 3Gw of solar panel manufacturing, along with 10Gw of power plant, has received no bids.
Two years after the shut down of the Kakrapar Atomic Power Station (KAPS-1&2) due to a leak at Surat in south Gujarat, it’s Unit 2 attained ‘criticality’ early on Monday after undergoing a renovation and modernization programme, a top official said here.
The Centre is keen on building a new power plant at Talcher in Odisha and wants the Prime Minister to launch the project later this week, despite the state’s seeming change of heart.
The thermal power plant of the Srei group at Haldia has eventually found a buyer, with West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company agreeing to purchase 300 MW.
It was five years ago that Dr AP Sreekumar, a staunch environmentalist, installed a rooftop solar power plant at his house in Chengannur in Kerala’s Alappuzha district. Little did he know then that one day it would help save lives during the devastating floods in the state.