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Fund outflows dent indices; power stocks down

Fund outflows dent indices; power stocks down

🕔18:09, 21.Feb 2022

Mumbai, Feb 21 (IANS) Persistent selling pressure from FIIs as well as profit bookings subdued India’s key indices — S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty50 — on Monday. This was the fourth consecutive session of losses for the market. Initially, the

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TN to link Aadhaar card for power connection

TN to link Aadhaar card for power connection

🕔13:16, 21.Feb 2022

Chennai, Feb 21 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) has sought state government’s directive to link Aadhaar cards for new power connections. The decision, according to TANGEDCO officers, is to prevent claiming of electricity subsidy by making multiple connections

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Energy Giant Shell, venture capitalists Ankur Capital, APVC invest in Offgrid Energy Labs’ pathbreaking energy storage ‘ZincGel’ technology

Energy Giant Shell, venture capitalists Ankur Capital, APVC invest in Offgrid Energy Labs’ pathbreaking energy storage ‘ZincGel’ technology

🕔07:35, 16.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Offgrid Energy Labs, a deep science, Intellectual Property led global innovator unveils its first innovation – rechargeable zinc-based battery (ZincGel). Backed by investors including Shell Ventures, Ankur Capital, and APVC Singapore, Offgrid Energy Labs aims to

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SC accepts settlement between Adani Power, Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam in Rs 11K crore PPA dispute

SC accepts settlement between Adani Power, Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam in Rs 11K crore PPA dispute

🕔14:27, 8.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday accepted the compromise reached between Adani Power (Mundra) Ltd. and Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd. (GUVNL), over the supply of electricity. A five-judge bench headed by Chief Justice N.V. Ramana said:

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India’s power demand expected to grow 6-7% in FY23: Ind-Ra

India’s power demand expected to grow 6-7% in FY23: Ind-Ra

🕔07:21, 4.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) India’s overall electric power demand is expected to grow between 6 and 7 per cent in FY23, due to a higher base, according to India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra). It said that the impact of third

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India’s power demand expected to rise by 8-10% in FY22

India’s power demand expected to rise by 8-10% in FY22

🕔14:41, 29.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) India’s electricity demand is now expected to rise in the range of 8-10 per cent during FY22, said HDFC Securities. The brokerage house had earlier predicted a 12 per cent rise in power demand in FY22.

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Raj, Andhra allowed additional borrowing for power sector reforms

Raj, Andhra allowed additional borrowing for power sector reforms

🕔07:24, 29.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) The Ministry of Finance on Friday granted additional borrowing permission of Rs 7,309 crore to Rajasthan and Andhra Pradesh for undertaking stipulated reforms in the power sector. While Rajasthan has been allowed to borrow an additional

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Delhi’s power demand soars over 5K MW; Transco says surge ‘normal’

Delhi’s power demand soars over 5K MW; Transco says surge ‘normal’

🕔18:21, 16.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) It is natural for power demand to soar during the peak of winter and summer season, a Delhi Transco official said. Delhi’s power demand crossed 5,000 MW on Friday as the temperature in the national capital

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Coal shortage cripples non-power sector as supplies to power sector prioritised

Coal shortage cripples non-power sector as supplies to power sector prioritised

🕔18:11, 8.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) state council, in its recent letter to the Ministry of Coal, has addressed the issue of the proposed increase in coal rakes for power sector that in

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Availability of power has gone up to 21 to 23 hours: Power Minister

Availability of power has gone up to 21 to 23 hours: Power Minister

🕔07:54, 4.Dec 2021

Guwahati, Dec 4 (IANS) Union Power and New and Renewable Energy Minister R.K. Singh on Friday said that availability of power in the country, including in the northeast region, has gone up to an average of 21 hours per day in

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Arunachal to generate 3,000 MW from small, mini plants: CM

Arunachal to generate 3,000 MW from small, mini plants: CM

🕔07:36, 3.Dec 2021

Itanagar, Dec 3 (IANS) The state-owned Hydro Power Development Corporation of Arunachal Pradesh Ltd (HPDCAPL) targets to generate 3,000 MW electricity through many small and mini hydro power projects in the state by 2030, Chief Minister Pema Khandu said on Thursday.

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Measures undertaken to accommodate larger shares of renewable energy in the grid

Measures undertaken to accommodate larger shares of renewable energy in the grid

🕔05:09, 3.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 03: The measures taken to accommodate larger shares of renewable energy in the grid include the following: (i) Under Green Energy Corridor Scheme-Intra-State approx. 9700 ckm of transmission lines and 22600 MVA capacity of substations have been planned

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DHBVN to appoint relationship manager to facilitate entrepreneurs

DHBVN to appoint relationship manager to facilitate entrepreneurs

🕔05:09, 12.Nov 2021

Gurugram, Nov 12 (IANS) The Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (DHBVN) will soon appoint relationship managers for the convenience of the entrepreneur to solve electricity-related problems. “These relationship managers will assist the entrepreneurs and get their electricity-related problems resolved. The entrepreneur

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India permits Nepal to sell power in its energy market

India permits Nepal to sell power in its energy market

🕔21:23, 3.Nov 2021

Kathmandu, Nov 3 (IANS) In a major boost to the bilateral ties between Nepal and India, New Delhi for the first time hpermitted Kathmandu to sell its electricity in India’s power exchange market. The Ministry of Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation

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Nepal to sell surplus electricity to India

Nepal to sell surplus electricity to India

🕔12:29, 3.Nov 2021

Kathmandu, Nov 3 (IANS) Nepal will sell electricity to India at a time when the Himalayan country boasts surplus power, the Ministry of Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation said. The Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has received approval from Indian authorities to

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Nepal cuts tariffs to promote more use of surplus power

Nepal cuts tariffs to promote more use of surplus power

🕔16:25, 28.Oct 2021

Kathmandu, Oct 28 (IANS) Nepali authorities are encouraging consumption of more power by cutting electricity tariff by 2.84 per cent on average, as the South Asian country is generating a surplus of hydropower. The Electricity Regulatory Commission has waived energy charges

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China’s energy crisis could impact the global economy

China’s energy crisis could impact the global economy

🕔07:17, 22.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 22  China’s energy crisis has created ripe conditions for the smuggling of coal from North Korea. North Korean trading companies are defying international nuclear sanctions to sell coal to energy hungry China. The coal is being smuggled

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Surcharge on power bills of 30K consumers to be waived in Gurugram

Surcharge on power bills of 30K consumers to be waived in Gurugram

🕔14:36, 19.Oct 2021

Gurugram, Oct 19  Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (DHBVN) has announced to waive surcharge on electricity bills of more than 30,000 consumers in Gurugram, officials said. These connections were disconnected by the department for non-payment of bills till June 30.

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All you need to know about India’s power crisis

All you need to know about India’s power crisis

🕔15:07, 17.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) It all started almost a week ago when coal shortage in India started making headlines. The crisis compelled Delhi, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Punjab and Rajasthan to flag the issue of depleting coal reserves that could lead

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NTPC providing required power for Delhi

NTPC providing required power for Delhi

🕔20:44, 12.Oct 2021

Mumbai, 12th October 2021: NTPC Ltd, India’s largest integrated power producer, has been providing required power to capital city of Delhi. As per October 1st to October 11 data, Delhi DISCOMs have been scheduling only 70% of power that has been made

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