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SEP 18 2018

MSEGCL, MSEDCL at loggerheads over Rs 10,000-crore dues

  • PTI, The Financial Express /Mumbai, 18th September 2018 Published on : 18th September 2018
  • Created:Tue 18th SEP 2018

  State-run power utilities Maharashtra State Electricity Generation Company (MSEGCL) and Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company (MSEDCL) are at loggerheads over delayed ...

SEP 18 2018

Higher demand pushes spot power price to eight-year high of Rs 14.08/unit

  • PTI, The Financial Express /New Delhi, 18th September 2018 Published on : 18th September 2018
  • Created:Tue 18th SEP 2018

  Spot power prices Monday touched over eight-year high of Rs 14.08 per unit in the day ahead market (DAM) on Indian Energy Exchange, mainly driven by higher demand. “Spot power ...

SEP 18 2018

Gujarat discovers Rs 2.44/unit solar tariff in latest auction

  • Anupam Chatterjee, The Financial Express /New Delhi, 18th September 2018 Published on : 18th September 2018
  • Created:Tue 18th SEP 2018

   The latest reverse auction for 500 MW capacity of solar power in Gujarat has discovered tariff of Rs 2.44/unit, matching the lowest-ever rate in the country for the fourth ...

SEP 18 2018

Mytrah Energy signs PPA for 300 MW wind power with SECI in Tamil Nadu

  • Rishi Kumar, The Hindu Business Line/ Hyderabad, 18th September 2018 Published on : 18th September 2018
  • Created:Tue 18th SEP 2018

  Offers tariff of Rs 2.52/kwh, 11 firms take part in reverse bidding Independent power producer Mytrah Energy (India) has entered into a Power Purchase Agreement with the ...

SEP 18 2018

Power prices surge to a record on higher demand

  • Utpal Bhaskar, Live mint /New Delhi, 18th September 2018 Published on : 18th September 2018
  • Created:Tue 18th SEP 2018

  Electricity spot prices in India surged to a more than eight-year high because of lower quantum of traded power, higher demand amid a retreating monsoon, ...

SEP 18 2018

Maharashtra: Pay electricity bills on time or sit in the dark, says official

  • Abhilash Botekar, ETEnergyWorld / 18th September 2018 Published on : 18th September 2018
  • Created:Tue 18th SEP 2018

  Chief engineer of the Nashik zone of the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL), B K Janvir, has decided that the only way to deter theft of electricity ...

SEP 18 2018

Lenders knock at NCLT door against GVK Power

  • ET Now, ETEnergyWorld/New Delhi, 18th September 2018 Published on : 18th September 2018
  • Created:Tue 18th SEP 2018

  GVK Power and Infrastructure is facing lenders' heat. A consortium of creditors has taken the infrastructure company to the bankruptcy court for debt resolution involving its ...

SEP 18 2018

Thursday meet to take up stressed power projects resolution

  • Sarita C Singh, ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 18th September 2018 Published on : 18th September 2018
  • Created:Tue 18th SEP 2018

  Chiefs of 20 bankThursday meet to take up stressed power projects resolutions and top government officials will meet on Thursday to speed up resolution of 8-10 stressed power ...

SEP 18 2018

Solar power tariffs hit record low once again

  • Kaavya Chandrasekaran, ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 18th September 2018 Published on : 18th September 2018
  • Created:Tue 18th SEP 2018

   Solar tariffs hit their record low of Rs 2.44 per unit yet again on Monday in a 500 MW auction held by the Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd (GUVNL), indicating that the impact of ...

SEP 18 2018

Maharashtra: Power utilitys first solar power plant goes live

  • Abhilash Botekar, ETEnergyWorld /New Delhi, 18th September 2018 Published on : 18th September 2018
  • Created:Tue 18th SEP 2018

  The state power distribution utility made a new beginning on Sunday after successfully linking its solar energy plant at Wavi in Sinnar taluka to the electricity grid. The ...

SEP 18 2018

Jaipur ranks third in worlds top 10 smart renewable cities list, Bengaluru comes sixth

  • ETEnergyWorld, ETEnergyWOrld /New Delhi, 18th September 2018 Published on : 18th September 2018
  • Created:Tue 18th SEP 2018

  Jaipur has bagged the third rank in the list of world’s top 10 smart renewable cities (SRCs), with the silicon valley of India, Bengaluru, coming at the sixth spot. United ...

SEP 17 2018

Revenue dept withdraws circular on suspension of safeguard duty on solar cells

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 17th September 2018 Published on : 17th September 2018
  • Created:Mon 17th SEP 2018

    The revenue department has instructed its field formations to collect safeguard duty on imported solar cells, withdrawing its earlier direction issued a month ago ...

SEP 17 2018

Chinese company Trina Solar to feel little impact of safeguard duty

  • Nishtha Saluja, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 17th September 2018 Published on : 17th September 2018
  • Created:Mon 17th SEP 2018

  Chinese solar module maker Trina Solar will feel little impact of the Indian government’s decision to impose safeguard duty on solar panels and modules imported from China and ...

SEP 17 2018

Tepid response to NMCs 3,450 solar water heater project

  • Anjaya anparthi, ETEnergyWorld / Nagpur, 17th September 2018 Published on : 17th September 2018
  • Created:Mon 17th SEP 2018

  The Nagpur Municipal Corporation’s (NMC) project to distribute 3,450 solar water heaters with 50% subsidy may well end up as the first project to remain incomplete even 55 ...

SEP 17 2018

UN secy gen to attend global solar meet in Delhi

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 17th September 2018 Published on : 17th September 2018
  • Created:Mon 17th SEP 2018

  UN secretary general Antonio Guterres will attend the second Global RE-Invest summit and the first assembly of the International Solar Alliance (ISA) in New Delhi on October 2. ...

SEP 17 2018

Now, power consumers to get disconnection notice on WhatsApp in Maharashtra

  • Ashish Roy, ETEnergyWorld / Nagpur, 17th September 2018 Published on : 17th September 2018
  • Created:Mon 17th SEP 2018

  Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has permitted power discoms to send disconnection notices through digital media such as WhatsApp message, email, SMS, ...

SEP 17 2018

Tata Power discom to use drones for faster network maintenance

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 17th September 2018 Published on : 17th September 2018
  • Created:Mon 17th SEP 2018

  Power distribution company TPDDL is planning to employ drones for faster maintenance of its distribution network to offer "better and accurate" service resolutions to its seven ...

SEP 17 2018

Centre pushes for new power plant at Talcher; Odisha seems not so keen

  • Meera Mohanty, ETEnergyWorld / Bhubaneswar, 17th September 2018 Published on : 17th September 2018
  • Created:Mon 17th SEP 2018

  The Centre is keen on building a new power plant at Talcher in Odisha and wants the Prime Minister to launch the project later this week, despite the state’s seeming change of ...

SEP 17 2018

Banks to go ahead with power units resolution plans

  • Sarita Singh, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 17th September 2018 Published on : 17th September 2018
  • Created:Mon 17th SEP 2018

    Banks have decided to continue with their resolution plans for power plants without seeking any advice from the Reserve Bank of India. The decision follows a ...

SEP 17 2018

Discounted industrial power tariff for Vidarbha to continue: CM Fadnavis

  • Abhishek Choudhari, ETEnergyWorld / Nagpur, 17th September 2018 Published on : 17th September 2018
  • Created:Mon 17th SEP 2018

  Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday vowed to continue the differential power tariff incentive for Vidarbha for at least another five years. The incentive term will expire ...