Gearing up for Blockchain
Digitisation has been at the forefront of power sector for the past decade in India. Evidently, the stakeholders in the electricity value chain have been investing considerably in the Internet of Things (IoT) to enhance efficiency.
A Mechanical Engineer by qualification, Gurdeep Singh, CMD, NTPC, has over 28 years of experience in power generation sector. He started his career with NTPC and has worked at various levels in both Indian and multi-national companies such as Powergen, CLP, IDFC, CESC and AES.
Best Selling Power Equipment Company in T&D - KEC International
KEC International is one of the largest power transmission EPC companies operating globally, and has transcended boundaries with operations in power transmission, distribution, railways, cables, renewables (solar) and civil. Today, KEC is a US$1.4-billion company.
Shri Balraj Joshi has taken over as the new chairman and managing director of NHPC Limited on September 22, 2017. Before that, he was director (technical) with NHPC.
New cooperation with International Solar Alliance
Under the agreement the EIB, one of the world’s largest lenders for renewables energy and the world’s largest international public bank, will work with the International Solar Alliance to mobilize financing for development and deployment of affordable solar energy in ISA member countries.
Mytrah Energy successfully raises Rs 1,800 cr
Hyderabad-based renewable power producer Mytrah, has raised Rs 1,800 crore from Piramal Group’s financial services companies. The funds are being invested in the form of non-convertible debentures (NCDs) with a seven-year tenure into two Mytrah Group entities, Mytrah Energy (India) Private Limited (Rs 980 crore) and Mytrah Ujjwal Power Private Limited (Rs 820 crore).
Rising power demand to fuel DG in Middle East| 6Wresearch
6Wresearch in its recently published report titled “Middle East Diesel Genset Market (2017–2023)”, estimates that continuous development of mega projects such as Dahiyat Al Fursan New City (Saudi Arabia), Al Maktoum International Airport expansion (UAE) and Lusail City (Qatar) are driving the demand for diesel genset in the construction industry in Middle East region.