Upgrades of extant capacities to cost Rs.2.4 lakh crore
New thermal plants deploying super-critical technology contribute significantly to reduction in CO2 emissions. The focus for coal-based power sector should be efficient management, especially in the areas of Plant Load Factor (PLF), efficiency improvement, pollution control, water consumption and ash utilisation
Reduction of auxiliary power consumption using CFD techniques
In a thermal power plant, hot flue gases along with ash containing quartz and mullite (abrasive) particles leave through the Economizer (ECO) outlet, pass through the Regenerative Air Pre-heater (RAPH), flue gas duct, Electrostatic Precipitator (ESP), Induced Draught (ID) Fan and Stack.
Auction coal from Chhattisgarh mines, let JPL bid: HC to CIL
A bench of justices Badar Durrez Ahmed and Sanjeev Sachdeva of the Delhi High Court has directed CIL to conduct fresh e-auctions for the coal it was mining from Gare Palma IV/2 and IV/3 mines in Chhattisgarh, and has allowed Jindal Power Ltd (JPL) to participate.
No cartelisation in coal auction bids
A bid evaluation report by the coal ministry has reportedly found no conclusive proof indicating any collusive bidding, nor any complaint received about the e-auction platform obstructing bidders from submission of coal auction bids, a report said.
Isgec Hosts Conferences On Foster Wheeler Tech
Isgec Heavy Engineering Limited, a global leader in the field of Energy, catering to the Power Industry and Cogeneration for a variety of Steam Generators on package route / turnkey basis, organised conferences at multiple locations in India,
Waste to wealth
According to the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) Annual Report 2009-10, over 55 million tonnes of municipal solid waste (MSW) and a large quantity of liquid waste are generated every year by the urban population in India.