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DEC 12 2018

Katowice: India-led ISA, EU join hands to promote solar energy

  • Manka Behl , ETEnergyWorld / 12th December 2018 Published on : 12th December 2018
  • Created:Wed 12th DEC 2018

  At the world’s biggest climate change conference, the India-led International Solar Alliance (ISA) signed a joint declaration with the European Union (EU) on Tuesday to ...

DEC 12 2018

JNU to be powered by solar energy for 25 years

  • ETEnergyWorld , ETEnergyWorld / 12th December 2018 Published on : 12th December 2018
  • Created:Wed 12th DEC 2018

  Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) is set to be powered by clean solar energy for the next 25 years. The university has implemented a 500 Kilowatt solar rooftop plant that would ...

DEC 12 2018

India to add 10,000 Mw of renewable energy generation capacity next fiscal

  • ETEnergyWorld , ETEnergyWorld / 12th December 2018 Published on : 12th December 2018
  • Created:Wed 12th DEC 2018

  India is likely to commission renewable energy projects with a capacity of 9,000 Megawatt (Mw) in the current financial year (2018-19) and 10,000 Mw in the next fiscal ending March ...

DEC 12 2018

Time to build robust grid system, says TN energy secretary

  • PTI , ETEnergyWorld / 12th December 2018 Published on : 12th December 2018
  • Created:Wed 12th DEC 2018

  Principal secretary to the Department of Energy Mohammed Nasimuddin Tuesday said it was high time the electric cable systems in Tamil Nadu were strengthened by way of redesigning ...

DEC 12 2018

Haryana govt starts new scheme to recover pending power dues

  • TNN , ETEnergyWorld / 12th December 2018 Published on : 12th December 2018
  • Created:Wed 12th DEC 2018

  The Haryana government has started a new scheme for defaulters who have not cleared their pending electricity dues since 2005.   Under the scheme, which will ...

DEC 12 2018

India's falling oil and gas production is a concern: Minister Pradhan

  • Reuters , ETEnergyWorld / 12th December 2018 Published on : 12th December 2018
  • Created:Wed 12th DEC 2018

  India's falling oil and gas production is a matter of concern, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said, adding the government will soon set up a gas trading ...

DEC 12 2018

Indias energy sector to attract $300 bn investment in coming decade: Pradhan

  • ETEnergyWorld , ETEnergyWorld / 12th December 2018 Published on : 12th December 2018
  • Created:Wed 12th DEC 2018

  Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today said that the global investor industry has its eyes on India’s growing energy sector and investments in the tune of $300 billion is ...

DEC 12 2018

PNG connection reached 4 lakh households in Mumbai in last 4.5 years: Pradhan

  • ANI , ETEnergyWorld / 12th December 2018 Published on : 12th December 2018
  • Created:Wed 12th DEC 2018

  Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan said that in last 19 years since 1995-2014, Piped Natural Gas (PNG) connection had reached to only six lakh households ...

DEC 12 2018

Coal import to be checked by rising domestic production

  • FE Bureau , Financial Express / 12th December 2018 Published on : 12th December 2018
  • Created:Wed 12th DEC 2018

  The government’s effort to increase domestic coal production and power demand falling with the onset of the winters will check coal imports, a senior coal ministry official ...

DEC 12 2018

Hero Electric raises Rs 160 crore from Alpha Capital Advisors

  • ETEnergyWorld , ETEnergyWorld / 12th December 2018 Published on : 12th December 2018
  • Created:Wed 12th DEC 2018

  Hero Electric, India’s largest electric two-wheeler manufacturer, has raised Rs 160 crore from Alpha Capital Advisors, a Mumbai-based investment management ...

DEC 12 2018

Indias electric vehicle push must integrate major thrust on e-bikes

  • Deccan Chronicle , Deccan Chronicle / 12th December 2018 Published on : 12th December 2018
  • Created:Wed 12th DEC 2018

With India planning to shift one-third of its vehicles to electric fleet by 2030, the government has launched a series of policy measures and incentives to promote electric and hybrid ...

DEC 11 2018

India's Petronet looking for long-term deal to buy US LNG

  • Our Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 11th December 2018 Published on : 11th December 2018
  • Created:Tue 11th DEC 2018

  Top Indian gas importer Petronet LNG is looking to sign a deal in a year's time to buy at least 1 million tonnes of US natural gas annually for a period of up to 10 years, as it ...

DEC 11 2018

Airlines seek VAT reduction on jet fuel from Madhya Pradesh government

  • Ramendra Singh , ETEnergyWorld / 11th December 2018 Published on : 11th December 2018
  • Created:Tue 11th DEC 2018

  Airlines planning to start operations from the Raja Bhoj airport want the state government to reduce value-added tax (VAT) on aviation turbine fuel (ATF).   At ...

DEC 11 2018

Andhra Pradeshs energy programme a model for others: Power ministry

  • Our Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /Vijaywada, 11th December 2018 Published on : 11th December 2018
  • Created:Tue 11th DEC 2018

  The Union ministry of power has advised all states in India to follow Andhra Pradesh's model in implementing energy efficiency activities.   The ministry, in a ...

DEC 11 2018

Lack of policy will not stop Kia Motors from launching Made-in-India Electric Cars!

  • Our Bureau , Financial Express /New Delhi, 11th December 2018 Published on : 11th December 2018
  • Created:Tue 11th DEC 2018

  South Korean auto major Kia Motors is not worried over the lack of policy for eco-friendly vehicles in India as it can quickly adapt from its existing global portfolio for the local ...

DEC 11 2018

BSES settles 4,000 power theft cases of Rs 39 crore through Lok Adalats

  • Our Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 11th December 2018 Published on : 11th December 2018
  • Created:Tue 11th DEC 2018

  Around 4,000 power theft cases with a value of about Rs 39 crore were settled in BSES Lok Adalats held over the weekend, said a company spokesperson.   The Lok ...

DEC 11 2018

Fortum India plans to install 720 electric vehicle charging facilities by 2020

  • ETEnergyWorld , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 11th December 2018 Published on : 11th December 2018
  • Created:Tue 11th DEC 2018

  Fortum India, the local arm of Finland-based energy company, plans to install 720 facilities for charging of electric vehicles by 2020 in seven cities of ...

DEC 11 2018

Power cost: Tata power writes to states to amend PPA

  • Manish Sirhindi , ETEnergyWorld / 11th December 2018 Published on : 11th December 2018
  • Created:Tue 11th DEC 2018

  Following a recent Supreme Court verdict, Tata Power has written to Punjab, Haryana and other states seeking an amendment to the power purchase agreement (PPA) based on the ...

DEC 11 2018

Solar rooftop installation at record 1,538 MW in year to September: Report

  • Our Bureau , ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 11th December 2018 Published on : 11th December 2018
  • Created:Tue 11th DEC 2018

  India witnessed record installation of 1,538 MW of solar rooftop in the year ended September 30, taking the total capacity in the category to 3,399 MW, according to a report. "There ...

DEC 11 2018

MCC submits proposal to govt to set up waste-to-energy plant in Mysuru

  • Lakshmikantha BK , ETEnergyWorld / 11th December 2018 Published on : 11th December 2018
  • Created:Tue 11th DEC 2018

  The graph of the amount of garbage being generated in the city is showing no signs of a downward slide. Moreover, the solid waste management plants, including the Vidyaranyapuram ...