Skoda plant gets 980 kWp rooftop solar carport
In line with the Green Future strategy, a 980 kWP carport for Skoda Auto India has been commissioned by Fourth Partner Energy. Commissioned as a part of the India 2.0 project, the rooftop solar carport is expected to reduce 922 tonne of carbon dioxide emission each year.
Coal shortage at Mettur’s 600 MW unit
One of the thermal units at Mettur generating 600 MW has been shut down as the coal scheduled to arrive from West Bengal and Odisha has been delayed due to the floods in the mines. Currently, the plan is to manage it with wind power and open market purchase as stopping a unit is just a precautionary measure, informs Vikram Kapur, Chairman, Tangedco
Delhi, UP, Bihar to face power disruption
4,200 MW of generation capacity that feeds the north Indian states like Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal are on the verge of a shutdown due to heavy rain.
Goyal tells WCL to supply ample coal to Mahagenco
Western Coalfields (WCL) has been instructed by Piyush Goyal, Coal and Railway Minister, to supply ample and good quality coal to Mahagenco with sufficient rakes for supplying coal to the state’s power generation company.
India ramps up to meet coal imports in July
As steel makers sought feedstocks ahead of monsoon season’s end, India ramped up imports of coking coal, Pulverises Coal Injection (PCI) and metallurgical coke in July.
SECL produced record of 144.71 MT coal
South Coalfields’s (SECL) production rose by 3.36 MT in 2017-18 against 140 MT in 2016-17 as it produced a record 144.71 MT of coal in 2017-18.
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Balraj Joshi is the Chairman and Managing Director of NHPC since September 22, 2017 and has served as its Director of Technical from March 23, 2018 to July 5, 2018