India’s major electricity reforms were ushered in through the landmark Electricity Act of 2003. This Act removed the licensing requirement to produce power, and also led to the unbundling of generation, transmission and distribution of electricity at the state level.
HYDERABAD: Power consumption hit all-time high in Telangana with Discoms saying that on Monday they supplied 201 million units (more than 9,950 MW) surpassing previous high of 197 million units this year.
Anil Kakodkar , a former chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission, today pitched for subsidising nuclear energy so that it competes with low-cost solar power .
State-run power equipment maker Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) today said it has bagged a Rs 1 , 034 crore gas turbine-based captive power plant order from HPCL .
Kolkata: Capacity utilisation of coal-fired power plants are expected to hover between 60 percent and 62 percent in 2018-19 because of large capacity additions in the past five years, feels India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra).
SILIGURI: Indian land between Bangladesh and Nepal is going to be the conduit for the two friendly international neighbors to have large scale hydropower trade in between. Bangladesh will have hydropower plants installed in Nepal and import the output through Indian land soon.