US-based sunshine solar tracker maker NEXTracker today said it will set up a manufacturing plant in India in next six months to push tracker-based solar power generation in the country.
Scientists are developing a low-cost, solar-powered water purification system that may help over 77 million people in remote parts of India get access to safe drinking water.
Union minister Piyush Goyal on Monday said India’s energy demand would quadruple in the next couple of decades and exhorted stakeholders in the power sector to make electricity cheaper for the common man.
Suzlon Energy informed the BSE on monday morning that it had received a 50.40 MW repeat order from a “leading power utility” in Gujarat.
Pakistan’s two parliamentary committees in a joint resolution asked India to immediately suspend the ongoing construction of the Kishanganga and Ratle hydro power projects in Jammu and Kashmir, Dawn reported.
Kalpataru Power Transmission has bagged four orders for power transmission-related projects worth 1,295 crore. In a disclosure to stock exchanges, the company said the first order pertains to establishment of a transmission system for transfer of power to Bhutan from India.
Amid soft demand for coal, state- owned CIL will hold long-term special forward auction for power producers with flexible lifting period of up to 3 years.
Today India is a world leader in LED consumption and we're selling 600,000 LED bulbs a day, union minister of state for power, coal, RE and mines Piyush Goyal said on Wednesday at the Raisina Dialogue 2017 in New Delhi.
In a span of just two years and which is also a record of sorts, India is presently selling six lakh LED bulbs every day and has crossed yet another benchmark of distributing over 20 crore LED bulbs under its flagship UJALA scheme. This assumes significance given the savings of Rs 10,000 crore that will accrue annually in electricity bills of the consumers.
State-owned power transmission major, Power Grid Corp of India Ltd (POWERGRID) has sought co-operation from all stakeholders for completion of the 1000 MVA Rajarhat 400/220kV substation in West Bengal considering that it is critical to supply of power in Kolkata and surrounding areas.
a majority of the bigger investments have come from Mauritius, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Japan, Germany, Spain, US and Seychelles. Under automatic route for projects of renewable power generation and distribution, 100 per cent FDI is allowed subject to provisions of the Electricity Act, 2003.
India witnessed a total of $1.77 billion equity investment in the form of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the non-conventional energy sector between April 2014 and September 2016, the Modi government said in an “Achievement Report” of its flagship Make in India initiative.