The city corporation has commenced the month-long trial run of solar power plant at Ukkadam. The plant would be inaugurated shortly after the trail period.
Renewable energy developers have been opposing ceiling tariffs at auctions for projects ever since they began, but government agencies conducting the auctions, keen to keep tariffs low, have been adamant about imposing them.
The civic body has floated tenders to replace the sodium-vapor street lamps in old corporation limits with LED lamps. The project seeks to replace 58,000 sodium-vapor lamps at a cost of Rs 81 crore.
The Tamil Nadu government on Monday unveiled a new solar energy policy 2019 that aims at generating 9,000 MW for the state by 2022. Chief Minister K Palaniswami had announced in June 2018
State-owned NLC India Ltd on Saturday said it has signed an agreement with Tamil Nadu to set up mines and power projects in the state.The company already operates four lignite mines of capacity 30.6 million tonne per annum (
Leap Green Energy, one of the largest independent power producers in Tamil Nadu, Thursday said it plans to invest Rs 1,700 crore for setting up a wind power plant in the state.
Tamil Nadu Solar Energy Policy will be released in a week’s time, said energy secretary Md Nasimuddin on Thursday. Participating in a debate held as part of the Global Investors Meet here, Nasimuddin said the state was planning to generate 8,884 MW solar power by 2022.
Adani Group on Wednesday said that it will invest Rs 12,000 crore in Tamil Nadu to expand its presence further. Speaking at the second edition of the Tamil Nadu Global Investors Meet (GIM 2019)
Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) on Wednesday announced a total investment of Rs 16,641 crore in Tamil Nadu. The announcement was made at the Tamil Nadu Global Investors Meet 2019.
Energy major Indian Oil Corporation, is planning to invest as much as Rs 16,641 crore in Tamil Nadu. The PSU company signed a memorandum of understanding to this effect on Wednesday, with the state government at the Global Investors Meet in Chennai.