The power distribution companies have reduced losses from Rs15,645 crore in 2013-14 to Rs1,981 crore in 2016-17 owing to improvements in operational efficiencies, power minister Pushpendra Singh Ranawat said on Tuesday.
NEW DELHI: State-run BHEL today announced commissioning of a 54 MW coal-fired captive power project in Indonesia.
A Mumbai-based electric transmission development company, Sterlite Power, is completing the 1,000 MWs transmission line, spread over 400 kilometres from Jammu’s Samba to Kashmir’s Sopore, by the end of this month.
New Delhi: Aiming to address the quality issues in India’s rapidly growing renewable energy sector, the union ministry of new and renewable energy (MNRE) has come out with a new policy for “testing, standardisation and certification” of products in the renewable energy sector.
Mumbai: ReNew Power Ventures Pvt. Ltd is close to acquiring Ostro Energy Pvt. Ltd, the company that holds the renewable energy assets of buyout firm Actis Capital, for an enterprise value of Rs10,000 crore, according to two people directly aware of the development.
TIRUNELVELI: Just days after the 1,000 mega watt (MW) unit-II of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP) resumed operations, the first unit stopped production on Sunday morning due to a technical snag. Officials at the plant said the first reactor tripped around 6.20am on Sunday.
Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir government has launched SAUBHAGYA (Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojna) with an aim to provide free electricity connections to poor people in the State.