L&T bags TANTRANSCO contract
The Power Transmission & Distribution business of Larsen & Toubro, a major Indian multinational in technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services,
Larsen & Toubro wins Rs 1,577 crore contracts
Engineering and construction major Larsen & Toubro today said it has bagged new orders worth Rs 1,577 crore in September. The company's Power Transmission & Distribution business has won orders worth Rs 346 crore.
With the renewable energy sector receiving the much-needed push from the government, Jakson Power aims to become a Rs 2,500 crore company by 2016-17. Started as a trading house of electric motors, pumpsets and switchgear in 1947, the Jakson Group went on to become one of the largest players in the genset market in India
Siemens bags Rs 411 cr order from Power Grid Corp
Siemens Limited announced that it has won a crucial turnkey order (design, engineering, commissioning and installation) from Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL) worth approximately Rs. 411 crores. The order is for Static Var Compensators (SVCs) for three of PGCIL’s substations: Ludhiana in Punjab, Kankroli in Rajasthan and New Wangpoh in Jammu & Kashmir.
Advancements in Wind Turbine technology
Wind turbine technology has evolved significantly over the last decade. Modern wind turbines are capable of generating energy even from low wind speed sites. Here are some key design criteria of wind turbines designed for low wind speed sites and technology options available to improve energy capture.
Adani taps POSCO for Oz coal project
India's Adani Mining Pty Ltd has said that South Korea's POSCO Engineering & Construction Co Ltd will build the rail line for a long-delayed A$16.5 billion