Senior bureaucrat and former finance secretary Subhash Chandra Garg on Friday took over as the new Power Secretary.The senior most officer in the Ministry of Finance, Garg was shifted to the Power Ministry on Wednesday.
In new tariff policy of electricity bill, Companies will have to charge different amount for different hours. This tariff policy is also focusing on 24×7 electricity supply.
Union Minster R K Singh Sunday said the aim of the Centre is to have “One Nation One Grid” and pay damages to consumers in case of load sheddings. The government will soon go ahead with structural reforms to achieve the objective of “One Nation One Grid”
Power industry on Monday pitched for moving towards 100 per cent tariff based competitive bidding for energy and renewable sector projects to attract investment and make services affordable for consumers.
The power ministry proposes to conduct reverse e-auction to select gasfired stations that will be offered subsidised imported fuel under a bailout package for 24,000-MW stressed projects.
Minister of state for power and renewable energy RK Singh, a bureaucrat-turned-politician, spoke to Anisha Dutta about the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led central government’s plan to draft a new power tariff policy
India will add 131.31 GW of power generation capacity during 2019 to 2022, Parliament was informed Tuesday. “Based on the present preparedness of projects, the likely power generation capacity addition during 2019 to 2022 is likely to be 1,31,316 MW,”
Union Power Minister RK Singh on Friday met Rajasthan’s Energy Minister BD Kalla and assured him of all possible support for the development of power and renewable energy sector in the state.
Power and New and Renewable Energy Minister Raj Kumar Singh has exuded confidence that the renewable energy target of 175 gigawatt (GW) by 2022 would be achieved. Singh, who took the charge of the ministries in the second term of Modi government
POWERGRID has signed an Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Ministry of Power, Government of India for Financial Year 2019-20 on 24th May 2019 in New Delhi.