Of the total installed power generation capacity of 14,362 MW in the state, 6,902 MW are run by private firms. Major private plants in the state include L&T’s 1,400 MW Nabha and GVK’s 540 MW Goindwal Sahib projects.
NTPC traditionally supplies power directly to discoms, mostly under long-term power purchase agreements (PPAs). This is the first time the company is offering to sell power to corporates and industrial consumers on an open ac
In the ongoing fiscal, maintenance outages are scheduled for 51,990 MW of power generating units. The upkeep of power plants become more critical with power demand surging to record levels, surpassing 2,00,000 MW in the recen
The fuel from MCL are of lower grades with calorific value between 3,400 – 4,000 kilo calorie per kilogram (kcal/kg), while coal from ECL mines mostly have higher calorific value between 6,100 – 6,700 kcal/kg.
The clarification makes it easier for Delhi’s discom BSES to de-allocate its share of electricity from NTPC’s Dadri-I unit, and sends assuring signals to other discoms in the country which also hope to exit costly PPAs wi
In May 2020, NTPC and ONGC had signed a memorandum of understanding to set up a joint venture company for renewable energy business. NTPC has doubled its renewable energy target to 60,000 MW by the end of 2032.
The combined capital expenditures by 40-odd large CPSEs and departmental undertakings – all with annual capex budgets of above Rs 500 crore – are estimated to be Rs 6.3 lakh crore in FY22, an increase of 37% on year.
“Reliance will establish and enable at least 100 giga-watt (GW) of solar energy by 2030,” Ambani said. India has set a target to raise renewable energy capacity to 450 GW by 2030 from 95 GW at present.
Solar power tariffs reached a record low of Rs 1.99/unit in December 2020 under auctions held by Solar Energy Corporation of India (Seci) in Gujarat. In November 2020, a tariff of Rs 2/unit was discovered in Seci’s solar au
Each state and discom has its own preference and way of working. Some state discoms have accessed the loan package announced by the central government and made payments to various generators, while others are still deciding.
The company operates in the country through Sembcorp Energy India (SEIL), which currently runs 4.8 GW of power generation assets in the country entailing an investment of about Rs 35,000 crore, comprising 2.6 GW of thermal pl
ahul Walawalkar, president of the India Energy Storage Alliance, tells FE’s Anupam Chatterjee he believes the scheme can provide the right platform for the industry to turn India into a global storage manufacturing hub. Exc
Invoices cleared in the month in April was still 76% higher than the value of bills paid in April FY21, thanks to PFC-REC loans received by dicsoms under the Rs 1.25-lakh-crore liquidity infusion scheme announced by the Centr
Acme will be the turn-key engineering, procurement and construction provider with scheduled completion in 2022, the statement added. The deal marks Scatec’s foray in India’s renewable energy space and expects the country
Although the company, in its petition to the CERC, has not specified the project for which it wants to cancel the PPA, industry sources said the matter pertained to the 100 MW wind farm Sprng was to build in Dhar district of
Over 25% of fly ash produced from power plants is used by the cement industry. Bricks and tile makers consume about 10% and another 10% is utilised for making roads and flyovers. More than 5% of the fly ash is used for the re