Indian Power Sector News

Wind power projects suffer blow as Karnataka says for PPA nod, cut tariffs first - Financial Express

Mon, 16/10/2017 - 5:39am

Financial Express

Wind power projects suffer blow as Karnataka says for PPA nod, cut tariffs first
Financial Express
Apart from Indian companies such as Suzlon and Inox, the decision would adversely affect projects of foreign companies such as Siemens Gamesa and Green Infra. The wind energy-independent power producers' association ... The aforementioned MNRE letter ...

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Indian Railways' freight earnings increased 6 per cent in September on higher coal demand from utilities - ETEnergyworld.com

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 8:52pm

ETEnergyworld.com

Indian Railways' freight earnings increased 6 per cent in September on higher coal demand from utilities
ETEnergyworld.com
Indian Railways' freight earnings increased 6 per cent in September on higher coal demand from New Delhi: Indian railways witnessed a growth of 5.76 per cent in freight earnings to Rs 8,139 crore in September after higher demand from power utilities ...

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Govt power push, shift in energy mix can be a good theme to play - Economic Times

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 12:37pm

Economic Times

Govt power push, shift in energy mix can be a good theme to play
Economic Times
With various reform measures introduced by the government and evolving socio-economic conditions, the power sector has been currently going through a major transformation. Even the supply of coal to power utilities has also increased by 20.6 percent to ...

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Across the aisle: The real world beckons the PM - The Indian Express

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 12:01am

The Indian Express

Across the aisle: The real world beckons the PM
The Indian Express
How appropriate to the Indian economic situation! Much has happened in the last ten days. ... What the Prime Minister's researchers and speech writers failed to tell him was that if all sectors of the economy were not growing, the economy will witness ...

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Govt power push, shift in energy mix can be a good theme to play - Economic Times

Sat, 14/10/2017 - 11:57am

Economic Times

Govt power push, shift in energy mix can be a good theme to play
Economic Times
With various reform measures introduced by the government and evolving socio-economic conditions, the power sector has been currently going through a major transformation. Even the supply of coal to power utilities has also increased by 20.6 percent to ...

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Wind power is now cheaper than coal-based electricity in India – but the industry is worried - Scroll.in

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 9:35pm

Scroll.in

Wind power is now cheaper than coal-based electricity in India – but the industry is worried
Scroll.in
Energy distribution firms have also wanted to pull out of previously-signed power purchase agreements, instead pressuring power firms to sell at the newly-discovered low rates for renewable energy. As a result, the sector has seen a sharp fall in new ...
Ultimate Sun Systems helps clients leverage renewable energy for affordable powerYourStory.com

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Indian Railways' freight earnings increased 6 per cent in September on higher coal demand from utilities - ETEnergyworld.com

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 8:44pm

ETEnergyworld.com

Indian Railways' freight earnings increased 6 per cent in September on higher coal demand from utilities
ETEnergyworld.com
Indian Railways' freight earnings increased 6 per cent in September on higher coal demand from New Delhi: Indian railways witnessed a growth of 5.76 per cent in freight earnings to Rs 8,139 crore in September after higher demand from power utilities ...
CIL's production grows 13% so far this monthMillennium Post

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PWR8 UBM India Pvt. Ltd. - The New Indian Express

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 3:13pm

PWR8 UBM India Pvt. Ltd.
The New Indian Express
The 9th Edition of India Nuclear Energy (INE) Expo Gears up to Power India's Civil Nuclear Energy Sector (Attn.editors: The following press release comes to you under an arrangement with PRNewswire. PTI takes no editorial responsibility for the same).

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Ultimate Sun Systems helps clients leverage renewable energy for affordable power - YourStory.com

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 3:01pm

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Ultimate Sun Systems helps clients leverage renewable energy for affordable power
YourStory.com
Creating a niche in the renewable energy sector this Gurugram-based startup is an integrator and developer of solar power projects, offering turnkey services including engineering, procurement and construction among others. Considering India's climate ...
New Indian power minister invites partner countries to 'Make in India' for renewablesPV-Tech

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The 9th Edition of India Nuclear Energy (INE) Expo Gears up to Power India's Civil Nuclear Energy Sector - PR Newswire India (press release)

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 2:26pm

The 9th Edition of India Nuclear Energy (INE) Expo Gears up to Power India's Civil Nuclear Energy Sector
PR Newswire India (press release)
UBM India, India's leading exhibitions organiser will host the 9th edition of its flagship international exhibition and conference, India Nuclear Energy (INE) Expo for the Civil Nuclear Energy sector, on November 9th and 10th, 2017, at Nehru Centre ...

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India needs to get real with the scale of employment generation challenge: Adair Turner, chairman of INET - The Indian Express

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 2:06am

The Indian Express

India needs to get real with the scale of employment generation challenge: Adair Turner, chairman of INET
The Indian Express
The biggest problems were from an over investment boom in particular in the power sector, which has now produced these thermal power plants with low plant load factor utilisation, large debts primarily made to public sector banks. Now this is ...

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India's industrial growth clocks nine-month high of 4.3% in August - The Hindu

Thu, 12/10/2017 - 7:14pm

The Hindu

India's industrial growth clocks nine-month high of 4.3% in August
The Hindu
Industrial production grew at a nine-month high of 4.3% in August, mainly on account of robust performance of mining and power sectors coupled with higher capital goods output, official data showed on October 12. Factory output growth measured in terms ...
August IIP up 4.3% boosted by mining, power, manufacturingIndia TV
Factory output growth reboundsThe New Indian Express
Growth important, but not at cost of inflation: RBI Governor Urjit PatelZee News
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LEED registered, certified green buildings in India may rise 3 times by 2020: GBCI - Moneycontrol.com

Thu, 12/10/2017 - 3:37pm

Moneycontrol.com

LEED registered, certified green buildings in India may rise 3 times by 2020: GBCI
Moneycontrol.com
Through PEER certification, power grids have an opportunity to gain a competitive advantage by differentiating their performance, documenting the value produced and demonstrating meaningful outcomes to accelerate transformation of the electricity ...

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India Inc is No 1 globally in funding solar sector, says Mercom - Financial Express

Thu, 12/10/2017 - 5:30am

Financial Express

India Inc is No 1 globally in funding solar sector, says Mercom
Financial Express
Apart from expanding its rooftop business outside India, the company also plans to foray into the electricity storage. The total VC funding for the solar sector in the quarter was $269 million, raised in 23 deals, Mercom said. The top global debt deals ...

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Power Sector Lenders see NPAs Surge Even as Piyush Goyal ... - The Wire

Wed, 11/10/2017 - 6:06pm

The Wire

Power Sector Lenders see NPAs Surge Even as Piyush Goyal ...
The Wire
Growth in bad loans raises questions about due diligence measures followed by renewable energy, power PSUs over last five years.

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HYDRO POWER POTENTIAL OF NORTH EAST INDIA AND IT'S DEVELOPMENT - Eastern Panorama (blog)

Wed, 11/10/2017 - 5:32pm

Eastern Panorama (blog)

HYDRO POWER POTENTIAL OF NORTH EAST INDIA AND IT'S DEVELOPMENT
Eastern Panorama (blog)
Power is one of the most critical components of infrastructure crucial for the economic growth and welfare of nations. The existence and development of adequate infrastructure is essential for sustained growth of the Indian economy.India's power sector ...

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The electrifying plan that would create 83 million jobs from solar energy - Moneycontrol.com

Wed, 11/10/2017 - 3:46pm

Moneycontrol.com

The electrifying plan that would create 83 million jobs from solar energy
Moneycontrol.com
It is a lesson that India must appreciate. In less than a decade, the solar power industry in Germany began employing more people than even the automobile sector. The middle layer of entrepreneurs was creating employment opportunities that had not been ...

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The answer is blowing in the wind, is it? - Moneycontrol.com

Wed, 11/10/2017 - 3:21pm

Moneycontrol.com

The answer is blowing in the wind, is it?
Moneycontrol.com
On a global level, in 2015, developing countries (including India) accounted for more than half of the global investment in both wind and solar power. However, the year 2016 witnessed stagnated growth in investments in the wind power sector while ...

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NTPC May Look To Buy Stressed Power Assets - BloombergQuint

Wed, 11/10/2017 - 12:51pm

BloombergQuint

NTPC May Look To Buy Stressed Power Assets
BloombergQuint
The debt-laden power companies may finally get some breather. The country's largest power producer NTPC Ltd. may look at acquiring some of the stressed assets in the sector, according to the company's Director of Finance Kulamani Biswal. The plan is ...

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General Insurance Corporation IPO opens today: Should you invest in India's third-biggest IPO? - Business Today

Wed, 11/10/2017 - 10:58am

Business Today

General Insurance Corporation IPO opens today: Should you invest in India's third-biggest IPO?
Business Today
If fully subscribed at the upper end of the price band, this will be India's third biggest IPO after Coal India and Reliance Power. In 2008 ... With today's subscription offerings, GIC could emerge as the top ten most valued public sector companies in ...

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